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Brexit fears boost British tourism

Uncertainty about Brexit is the biggest single problem facing UK businesses right now. However, for some sectors that uncertainty is proving to be a real benefit. The British tourism industry has seen a surge in business so far this year. Ashbourne Heights Holiday Park in Derbyshire’s Peak District has seen its bookings rise by over…

Boom or bust: What culture tells us about money

Image copyright Getty Images Over the years, one financial crisis after another has ruined - or profited - those caught in the middle of it. The pay and benefits of UK residents is still being affected by the latest crisis of a decade ago.So when has financial advice eased, exacerbated, or even created these downturns?…

Is this America's most hated family?

Image copyright Eyevine/Shutterstock Image caption (L-R) Raymond Sackler and his wife Beverly, Mortimer Sackler and his wife Theresa You might never have heard of the Sackler family but you may well have enjoyed their money.The Anglo-American billionaire dynasty are prolific philanthropists and some of Britain's best-known art galleries, museums, theatres and universities have benefited from…

Train punctuality standards to be tightened

Image copyright Stephen Noble, Tom Bitcliffe, Kieran Trafford Image caption Commuters across England faced widespread cancellations throughout 2018 A more exacting standard for punctuality will be brought in on UK railways next month in an attempt to improve performance.From 1 April, train times will be recorded to the minute at every stop.This is against the…

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President of Kazakhstan visits pioneering Center of Tomotherapy and Nuclear Medicine, program managed by...

(Astana, Kazakhstan)Yesterday, August 29th, President Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan visited a newly opened Center of Tomography and Nuclear  Medicine at the National Research Hospital in Astana the capital of Kazakhstan. Prime Minister...

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