Terror threat warning in Munich

Police in Munich have warned people following the New Year festivities not to use train stations in the city after receiving “serious” threats of an imminent terror attack. People were given advice on Facebook and Munich police also tweeted: “Current indications that...

Major fire breaks out at Dubai Hotel

A major fire has broken out at a hotel in Dubai. Flames can be seen at the address hotel. Nearby residential homes are being evacuated. The flames can be seen 20 stories high. Emergency teams are at the scene. We’re told the blaze broke out just before a planned New...

Two female CEOs on New Year’s honours list

Easyjet chief executive Carolyn McCall has been made a Dame in the Queen’s New Year’s honours list. Ann Summers CEO Jaqueline Gold is given a CBE. Natalie Massenet, who founded Net-a-Porter, also becomes a Dame. Other leading business figures to be recognised include...

Airport shops may be forced into VAT discounts

A government inquiry could force Airport shops into giving VAT discounts to passengers travelling outside the European Union. The review will make sure shoppers get the discounts they are entitled to if passengers are going outside the EU. Earlier this year it was...

Highest number of jobs available since recession

Adzuna job search engine has published up-to-date analysis of the UK labour market. The latest figures show that the number of advertised vacancies available is the highest since the recession, up 31% since November 2014. The report also finds that advertised salaries...