The Big Issue has revealed that if the Government does not take action to address the full GBP360 million in rent arrears now it could cost them an extra GBP2,234,025,000 on top of that later. The Big Issue's Stop Mass Homelessness (SMASSH) campaign is calling on the Government to address the GBP360 million in rent arrears which was accrued during ...

This Friday, independent retailers across the country will shut down their websites, donate their profits to charity and plant trees as part of a renewed drive against the rabid consumerism encouraged by large online sellers offering deals for Black Friday. About 85% of independent retailers will not participate this year in Black Friday, the day sellers claim to offer bargains ...

The owner of John Lewis and Waitrose are launching a GBP1m fund that will channel cash into projects with the potential to end the high street's "throwaway" culture. The John Lewis Partnership is inviting academics, charities and start-ups that have ideas with the potential to reduce the environmental impact of the food, clothing and gadgets we buy, to pitch for ...

The CBI will today tell ministers that levelling up cannot be left to the free market, with regions suffering from decades of a "benign neglect" that has left the country with a "branch-line economy" where too many companies are centred on London and the south-east. Speaking in Port of Tyne at the start of the business group's three-day annual conference, ...

The public health crisis continues to affect businesses. But more than a year into this pandemic, the Filipinos' ingenuity to address the challenges, and optimism for an imminent recovery remain strong. As Filipino entrepreneurs navigate through the new normal, how can they move forward post-pandemic? How can small and medium enterprises (SMEs) prepare for the coming new year? What are ...

Follow us on Spotify BusinessWorld B-Side Money Talks is a series on personal finance sponsored by Metropolitan Bank & Trust Co. (Metrobank). Local investors are propping up the Philippine investment market as according to the Philippine Stock Exchange, local retail investors accounted for 74.3% of the stock market transactions in the first quarter of 2021. Moreover, Finance Secretary and Capital ...

Converge flexiBiz customers enjoy the bandwidth they need, when the need it the most. Innovation has long become a buzz word in the ICT space. Every new service or technology may be an improvement, but not necessarily an innovation. Some even confuse innovation with novelty. What is innovation? Converge Chief Operations Officer Jesus C. Romero has a simple definition: "It's ...

Momodou Saidykhan aka Moddz has been reselling trainers for 5 years now. A passion which began alongside his studies at university and is taking the world of reselling by storm since graduating university and going full time. Moddz discusses the strategies in which helped him stay ahead of the competition and stand out in this niche lucrative industry and hopes ...

Starting a new manufacturing business can be an exciting time, and the potential profits achievable from producing your own goods can be substantial. If you have a strong idea that has a viable proven market, manufacturing is one of the most lucrative sectors to enter. However, before going down the road of starting a manufacturing firm, there are some key ...

PDF (portable document format), became a part of our digital life as the internet became more prominent in our daily lives. And so many programs were created to edit these PDF files. Sometimes you will have to add or delete images, redesign the; layout of the document or even insert links and these PDF files are, at times, hard to ...