Bitcoin futures jumped more than 20% in their eagerly anticipated U.S. debut, which backers hope will encourage wider use and legitimacy for the world's largest cryptocurrency even as critics warn of the risk of a bubble and price collapse.
LONDON (Reuters) - Squeezed British consumers reined in Christmas travel plans and bought fewer new cars last month, setting the stage for the first fall in festive spending in five years, credit card company Visa said on Monday.
Drivers are being asked to deliver up to 200 parcels a day for Amazon while earning less than the minimum wage, a Sunday Mirror investigation reveals today.
DIGITAL skills academy CodeClan is to extend beyond the Central Belt and partner with more business, after appointing a former senior figure at technology giant IBM as its new chief executive.
SCOTLAND'S private sector economy expanded in November at its slowest pace since March amid muted growth in new business and an easing back of job creation.