There has been a big fall in the number of workers starting apprenticeships in England since the introduction of the government's levy scheme earlier this year.
Has the UK's economic outlook really suddenly become very much worse - or has this reckoning been coming for some time? And is there any way out of this mess?
IT'S THAT time of year again when you make the most of the Black Friday deals and John Lewis has confirmed that it will be taking part.
Only seven weeks after taking the helm at Centrica in 2015, Iain Conn slashed its dividend by 30 per cent and began a strategic review.
Black Friday 2017 is almost here and Tesco is slashing the price of hundreds of must-have tech gadgets and electrical appliances. Among the amazing offers now live is this Dyson Musclehead vacuum cleaner, now �149 (was �319) and this Indesit Eco Time ...