Business Secretary Vince Cable today announced a landmark investment in green infrastructure by the Government.
Insurance giant Aviva has announced it will look again at how much it pays senior executives after concerns expressed by shareholders.
Worries about prospects for the coming year kept Britons’ economic morale in the doldrums in April, a survey showed on Friday
Standard & Poor’s cut Spain’s sovereign debt rating Thursday by two notches, warning that the government’s budget situation is worsening and that is likely to have to prop up its banks.
KPMG/Ipsos Retail Think Tank is reporting an even bleaker outlook for UK retailers, with the health of the industry expected to worsen to record levels before any signs of recovery.
An increasing number of young people leaving university are bypassing the career ladder altogether and setting up their own businesses.
UK bank Barclays has said it has made an “encouraging” start to the year as it reported its first-quarter results.