Use this webpage to broaden your knowledge of what is happening in the business world around us. There are links for every subject and pupils can use these links as references in homework tasks or to discuss in the class. It is important that pupils can use relevant and up-to-date examples in their coursework to give them the best chance of succeeding in their exam.
Some of the links below may be discussed in class and can be given as a homework task with questions to answer.
UK wage growth continues to lag inflation (13 December 2017)
UK inflation rate at near six-year high (12 December 2017)
Fears grow across the Atlantic over Brexit fallout (12 December 2017)
EU agrees biggest free trade deal with Japan (8 December 2017)
Disney set to seal $60bn 21st Century Fox takeover (13 December 2017)
Dixons Carphone profits fall on weak demand for mobiles (13 December 2017)
Ryanair pilots to strike before Christmas (12 December 2017)
Google to open artificial intelligence centre in China (13 December 2017)
Microsoft warns on computer security (21 April 2014)
Amazon's Alexa heads to the workplace (30 November 2017)
Office workers 'too sedentary' (27 March 2015)
Alexys Brown death: Housing group and lift firm face court (28 November 2017)