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TSB hails current account boost

TSB hailed an above-target performance in the current account market today but said it was being held back by the low level of switching among UK bank customers.

US network AMC to run BBC America

The BBC has agreed a £125 million (200m dollar) deal with an American film and TV network to take over the day-to-day running of the corporation's US cable channel.

GDP up 0.7% but recovery is slowing

The economic slowdown comes amid fears for the health of the global economy that have brought turbulence to stock markets

The pace of the UK recovery slowed in the third quarter of the year as manufacturing posted its weakest performance since the start of 2013, official figures showed today.

'Uphill battle' to cut EU red tape

The European Union has introduced more than a thousand new business regulations since the UK Government challenged it to cut red tape a year ago, according to a new report.

Stocks buoyant after earnings boost

A combination of strong company earnings and encouraging economic reports, both in the US and Europe, gave the stock market another day of solid gains today.

The sun shines on tourism

St Ouen's Bay on one of the many glorious days this summer

The tourism industry is expected to have had its best season for half a decade after nearly 50,000 holidaymakers flocked to the Island in one of the key summer months.

HR excellence puts firms in line for coveted awards

. Lorna Pestana, chairwoman of the CIPD Jersey branch

Some of the Island’s biggest companies are in line for an award for their employment practices after a shortlist of names for annual accolades handed out by the leading human resources professional body were announced.