By David Milliken and William Schomberg LONDON (Reuters) - Chancellor Mark Carney said on Tuesday that there were limits to the central bank's ability to ignore the effect of sterling's slide on inflation, as policymakers consider whether to cut interest rates next week. Carney also told lawmakers
By Kylie MacLellan and Sarah Young LONDON (Reuters) - Britain backed a $22 billion (18 billion pounds) expansion of London's Heathrow Airport on Tuesday, ending 25 years of indecision with an ambitious plan to boost global trade links following the vote to leave the European Union. Heathrow, Europe
The head of a group representing Scotland's whisky industry will become a close aide to British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson, part of a drive to strengthen Britain's diplomatic and trading clout as it leaves the European Union. The Scotch Whisky Association said David Frost would join Britain
He’s honoured his pledge from several years ago.
The chief of British Airways-owner IAG welcomed Britain's commitment to cap airline charges in its plans to build a new runway at Heathrow. Britain on Tuesday gave Heathrow the green light to build a new $22 billion (£17.99 billion) runway, ending 25 years of indecision. In choosing Heathrow,
France must fix the "many mistakes" that have been made on tax policy, the leading candidate in next year's presidential election Alain Juppe said on Tuesday, saying that would help Paris win the battle to lure London-based firms worried by Brexit. Speaking during a visit at the Paris-based
Unsurprisingly, he still favours his own plan.
A 14-year-old pulled a knife on the clown in Berlin.
He promised – but will he deliver?
The British government's decision to approve a new runway at Heathrow Airport shows Britain can be an open, global, successful country after it leaves the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday. Earlier, the government announced it was giving Heathrow Airport the green light
Over 15 years is a really, really long time for something to happen.
Plans for a second runway at Gatwick have been rejected.
British finance minister Philip Hammond reiterated on Tuesday that he wanted to prioritise the country's financial services sector in talks about the country's new relationship with the European Union. "I certainly have been seeking to reassure financial services businesses that we will
The panel said they would not select a winner on the grounds that many housing providers are putting shareholders, and not students, first.
The British public's expectation for inflation in a year's time recorded its sharpest jump in more than a decade this month, driven by fears of higher import prices, a closely watched survey by polling company YouGov said on Monday. The survey for U.S. bank Citi showed that in October, people
Wood you believe it.
A committee of senior British government ministers chaired by Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday backed expanding Heathrow Airport, a BBC reporter said, citing a source. Heathrow, Europe's busiest airport, is battling with its smaller rival Gatwick for the right to expand, after successive governments
Tom Ilube, Mo Farah and Sharon White are among the Powerlist 2016.
By Huw Jones LONDON (Reuters) - Two British watchdogs set up to apply lessons from the financial crisis will sleepwalk into the next banking meltdown if they don't make big changes, a report said on Tuesday. Annual spending on financial regulation has tripled to 1.2 billion pounds since taxpayers
The prize will be presented by the Duchess of Cornwall.
Former journalist Janet Street-Porter and jockey Hayley Turner are also being honoured.
The death toll is expected to climb.
Thousands of people packed their bags on the first day of the mass exodus on Monday, French officials say.
Syed was convicted in 2000 of strangling 17-year-old Hae Min Lee.
By Barbara Lewis LONDON (Reuters) - The British Steel Pension Scheme's deficit has shrunk to around 50 million pounds ($61 million) from around 700 million pounds earlier this year, it said on Monday, adding it had been well-position to take advantage of currency movements. The pension scheme is