UK-based low-cost airline easyJet on Tuesday reiterated its plans to expand capacity but warned its results for the year would suffer more than expected from sterling's weakness.
Government borrowing fell by �0.4bn in December to �6.9bn, compared with 2015. The figures, from the Office for National Statistics, means borrowing for the year is �63.8bn, �10.6bn lower than for the same period a year ago.
The boss of the historic London Metal Exchange left abruptly yesterday after less than three-and-a-half years in the job - leaving a 34-year-old in charge.
An exploration of how the government can best use this additional funding and the tax environment for R&D to drive up the level of private investment in science, research and innovation.
LONDON, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Rising sales of large-screen televisions helped Britain's Dixons Carphone beat forecasts for trading in its key Christmas quarter and offset sluggish sales of mobile phones and tablet computers due to poor availability.