The new owner of a Norfolk offshore firm has moved to reassure staff at its Great Yarmouth base that it is “business as usual” after it changed hands in a £40m deal.

I’m aged 59 and have worked for the local district council for over 30 years.

Shops and salespeople use crafty tricks to get you to spend more - do you know these ones?

More than 50 jobs have been lost and a question mark has been placed over hundreds of apprentices’ futures after a training company went into administration.

Construction firm Bateman Groundworks has invested more than £1.6m in new plant and vehicles from a trio of Norwich-based suppliers.

Hopes have been raised that job losses at Asda branches across the country, including its biggest Norwich store, could be “dramatically” scaled back.

Offshore services group Gardline has been snapped up by a Dutch company in a multi-million pound deal, ending nearly 50 years as a family business.

Future50 insurance specialist One Broker Group has added to its stable with the acquisition of another East Anglian firm.

Dozens of workers at Norwich’s biggest Asda store face losing their jobs or seeing their hours cut, as the supermarket giant looks to respond to shoppers’ changing habits.

Savings rates are on the up - but it’s not time to whoop and holler just yet.

One of the world’s biggest banks says it is sticking to its guns over its predictions of the value of sterling.

The boss of an award-winning Norfolk business is warning others of a weakness in the banking system which saw him lose more than £16,000 to scammers.

A father-and-son team proved they can cut it with the best after being named among the top 10 tree surgeons in the UK.

A 17-year-old intern has joined a major offshore wind farm project to learn about a potential future career - and offer her social-media skills in return.

Rail operator Greater Anglia has increased its recycling rates by nearly two-thirds in five years – and has taken on a new contractor to drive the figure higher.

The first gas has been exported to north Norfolk from the Cygnus Bravo platform in the Southern North Sea, bolstering a supply that is expected to last more than 20 years.

A next-generation wind farm which could power the equivalent of a million homes has been given the green light from government.

An air link between Norwich Airport and the north-east of England will take off once more this autumn, restoring a route that was last flown 20 years ago.

The special guest for October’s event has been confirmed.

Increases to the national living wage (NLW) have cranked up the pressure on small businesses, with two-thirds paying seeing lower profits and almost half putting up prices to meet the costs.

The past few weeks have been filled with horror stories about car hire traumas abroad.

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