Prime Minister Theresa May has unveiled plans for a new, more interventionist, industrial strategy, designed to boost the post-Brexit UK economy.
Analysts from three City of London financial institutions expect the cost of Theresa May's hard Brexit to add up to between 5 per cent and 10 per cent of GDP by 2030.
They may not top the lists of the country's most desirable places to settle, but the UK's new towns have enjoyed formidable house price growth in the last decade, growing by 32pc and outperforming the national average.
The Sainsbury's chairman David Tyler breached the code of conduct, guidelines on ethical suppliers, and policy on conflict of interest and relationships at work.
The chairman of Foxconn, which assembles most of Apple's iPhones in China, gave some remarks at a holiday party over the weekend suggesting that Apple's computer parts could be built in the United States.