Category: Finance

I’ve booked a holiday in August but my travel insurance expires in July, would I be covered if I had to cancel?

I’ve booked a holiday in August but my travel insurance expires in July, would I be covered if I had to cancel?

I have an annual travel insurance policy that expires at the end of July but I’m going on holiday to Spain with my family for two weeks in August.

Will we still be covered under the insurance if we need …

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Theresa May to hold talks with DUP leaders on government deal

Theresa May to hold talks with DUP leaders on government deal

Theresa May is to hold talks with the leader of the Democratic Unionist Party as she seeks to seal a deal that will enable the Conservatives to govern.

The prime minister will meet Northern Ireland’s first minister Arlene Foster to …

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Trump spokesperson apologises for ‘insensitive’ Hitler reference

Trump spokesperson apologises for ‘insensitive’ Hitler reference

White House press secretary Sean Spicer, his lapel flag pin upside down, talks to the media during the daily briefing at the White House. (Andrew Harnik, AP)

Washington – White House press secretary Sean Spicer apologised Tuesday for "insensitive" remarks …

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Trump’s policy changes test pro-Trump media

Trump’s policy changes test pro-Trump media

Watch Trump’s stunning U-turns on key issues

In the span of one week, President Trump undercut Steve Bannon in favor of more moderate advisers, embraced an interventionist foreign policy and reversed his stance on issues ranging from NATO to Chinese

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This $30,000 robot will make you a salad

This $30,000 robot will make you a salad

Is this salad robot worth $30K?

Sally doesn’t clean, chop or toss vegetables. The new salad robot making its debut in San Francisco this month is more like a salad vending machine: Press a few buttons on a touchscreen and

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RACHEL RICKARD STRAUS: When I heard the pledge not to raise income tax, NI or VAT is being scrapped I thought ‘Great!’ Here’s why…

RACHEL RICKARD STRAUS: When I heard the pledge not to raise income tax, NI or VAT is being scrapped I thought ‘Great!’ Here’s why…

Few people relish the prospect of paying more tax.

But when I heard the government is scrapping its manifesto pledge to freeze income tax, VAT and National Insurance, I thought ‘Great!’

The pie chart below shows you why.

These three …

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Wall Street to Trump: Read our lips. Just fix taxes

Wall Street to Trump: Read our lips. Just fix taxes

Trump’s job creation, 100 days in

To paraphrase former President George H.W. Bush, Wall Street has a message for President Trump.

Read our lips. Just focus on taxes.

Yes, the stock market has enjoyed a solid rally during the first …

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100 days into Trump presidency, where is Peter Thiel?

100 days into Trump presidency, where is Peter Thiel?

Peter Thiel defends his support of Donald Trump

One month after winning the election, Donald Trump sat at a long conference table with top executives from tech giants like Apple, Google, Facebook and Microsoft.

Before Trump kicked off his remarks …

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21,000 AT&T Wireless workers could strike Monday

21,000 AT&T Wireless workers could strike Monday

Time Warner, AT&T CEOs on $85 billion merger

About 21,000 AT&T Wireless workers could walk off the job as soon as Monday.

The Communications Workers of America union gave the company 72-hours notice Friday of a possible walk out.

CWA …

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DAILY BRIEFING: Greggs chairman Ian Durant appointed to the same role at DFS

DAILY BRIEFING: Greggs chairman Ian Durant appointed to the same role at DFS

Pie king: Greggs Chairman Ian Durant has been offered the role at DFS

MUSICAL CHAIRS Ian Durant, chairman of Greggs and Capital & Counties Properties, has been appointed to the same role at DFS, replacing Richard Baker, who announced his …

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