Germany has launched a £120 million drive to entice young workers from Britain to come to the country and work as apprentices by offering generous all-expenses-paid schemes. With the aim of plugging the
Rupert Murdoch will use News Corp's split to tighten his grip on the media empire he founded, by introducing a new rule that makes it difficult for other shareholders to build significant voting stakes
More and more people are joining the ranks of the self-employed – but it can also make your finances more complicated. Are you a micro-business? As a report by Lord Young last week stated, firms with than
We joke that most people don't like QR codes, but those codes link to a lot of information through one snapshot -- and Mercedes-Benz may just use that efficiency to save lives. The automaker is putting
The return of 'animal spirits’ usually points to better times, but it’s more complicated now One of the defining characteristics of an asset bubble is that most professional money men know one when they
The Russian authorities have escalated their attack on Bill Browder, the British hedge fund boss spearheading an anti-corruption campaign against the Kremlin, by asking Interpol to place him under surveillance.
The internet is transforming our economy and our lives. More than nine out of 10 flights are now booked online. Digital music, almost unknown a decade ago, already makes up 40pc of total sales. Amazon
This is a guest post by Chris Forman, CEO of the online job-search organizer StartWire. His last article for FORBES was “Make Your Age An Asset: 7 Job-Search Tips If You’re Over 50.” If you are looking
A former MPC member has warned rates need to rise but the market still predicts no increase until late 2016. Andrew Oxlade looks at the latest forecasts. A former member of the rate-setting Monetary Policy
Amazon is on a fresh collision course over its contribution to the UK exchequer, after the American internet giant revealed it received more money in government grants last year than it paid in corporation
I lived on Bitcoin for a week – Day 1 / Day 2 / Day 3 / Day 4 / Day 5 / Day 6 / Day 7. This is what I learned. 1. It is possible to live on Bitcoin in San Francisco for a week. It cost me about 4.85 Bitcoins.
Something has gone very wrong at the Co-op Bank and it did not happen overnight. Despite the suddenness with which the market appears to have woken up to the mutual’s problems following the lender’s six-notch
When I started at Forbes, the bosses put me in a big, roomy office. With two other reporters. I liked them both, but the arrangement wreaked havoc on my work. I’d be concentrating on the legal brief I