Business News:

Business Live: Asian shares head higher
…Asian shares are close to re-making their losses after the Brexit vote as the markets are boosted by Bank of England governor Mark Carney's speech.…


Midlands business leaders expect the unexpected
…If you want to hear the sound of God laughing, just tell Him about your five-year plan." Those were the words with which I opened a conference of nearly 400 business leaders in the impressive Vox…


Wetherby man jailed over drug cutting agent business
…A man who used his online chemical supply businesses to sell large quantities of cutting agents to drug dealers has been jailed for 18 years. Gregory King, 26, from Wetherby, West Yorkshire, bought 1…


Alun Cairns welcomes 'business as usual' message
…The Welsh Secretary has held the first in a series of meetings with business leaders to reassure them after the UK voted to leave the European Union. "We are determined to address their concerns and…


Business Live: Tuesday 28 June
…All major US share indexes rise by more than 1% following strong trading in Europe. FTSE 100 closes up 2.64% and FTSE 250 closes up 3.58%. Sterling rises 0.88% to $1.3342. US Volkswagen owners get…


National Gallery hopes for 'business as usual' after Brexit vote
…The National Gallery, which houses a huge collection of European art, hopes to continue business as usual following Britain's vote to leave the EU. Director Gabriele Finaldi said he wanted…


Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns 'encouraged' by business response
…CBI Wales, said business was looking for leadership, confidence and certainty for the markets. "We want a good new settlement on the single market, whatever happens, we're conscious we want to play a…


EU Referendum 'Business as usual' for EU funding bids
…The EU funding body has said it is "business as usual" in terms of applications for more than £400m of funding. The Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB) has been giving evidence to Stormont's finance…


'We are open for business'
…Chancellor George Osborne has said that Britain will face its future from a position of strength.…


Wireless Group: News Corp buys Belfast-based radio business sells for £220m
…The Belfast-based radio business Wireless Group is being bought by News Corp for £220m. Wireless Group is effectively the radio assets of what was UTV Media. UTV's television assets were bought by ITV…