The BBC’s Aaron Heslehurst explains how toilet paper became a million dollar idea.
Image copyright Getty Images A total of 746,000 people missed the deadline to file their self-assessment tax return, risking a fine of £100. Some 11.4 million people, primarily those with more than one source of income and the self-employed, were required to complete returns. The deadline for those filling in paper forms was the end […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Chinese shoppers were offered different rates to non-Chinese travellers Heathrow Airport have said a duty free discount event run by its commercial partner World Duty Free which offered different rates to Chinese and non-Chinese customers at the weekend was “unacceptable”. Chinese travellers were asked to pay a minimum spend […]
Image copyright AFP The board of Royal Bank of Scotland has refused to yield to demands for a halt to branch closures. RBS chairman Sir Howard Davies told shareholders in Edinburgh that use of branches had fallen sharply as customers shifted to digital banking. He backed chief executive Ross McEwan, who said directors realised closures […]