Jobs in the Scotch whisky industry may be put at risk and sales could drop by 20% within a year due to new tariffs on exports to the US, it is claimed.
Single malt exports to the USA could fall by a fifth in the next year due to the introduction of a new import tariff from today.
A roller-coaster day for FTSE firms saw the London markets close higher despite tailing off slightly in afternoon trading as optimism over a new Brexit deal softened.
Mining giant BHP was stung by a shareholder rebellion as almost a quarter of investors called on the company to stop lobbying against climate change reform.
A surge in US tourists has helped Eurostar notch up its busiest ever peak summer season with more than a million customers travelling on the high speed cross-Channel rail service in August.
British businesses have reacted with “guarded relief” to the Government’s breakthrough in Brexit talks with the EU, but warned certainty was still a long way off for under-pressure firms.
Europe’s largest regional airline could axe some routes over environmental concerns, the boss of its new owner has revealed.
More than 100 MPs have urged Barclays to reverse its decision to end over-the-counter cash withdrawals for customers from Post Office branches from next year.
National Express looked to North America, Spain and Morocco for growth as it controlled rising wages for school bus drivers in the US, helping to drive up margins.
Selfridges has unveiled its Christmas windows as the festive sales season arrives in force on the high street.