Almost �1bn is expected to be spent online today, up from �720m last year, as retailers unleash another set of internet bargains.
The proposed high-speed rail link between Birmingham and Crewe will be opened six years earlier than planned, in 2027, Chancellor George Osborne has said.
The announcement that the renminbi meets the International Monetary Fund's criteria as a “freely usable” currency will have come as no surprise to those who have followed China's unprecedented steps to open up its capital markets.
Nissan will begin making its luxury Infiniti cars in Sunderland this week as part of a �250m investment in the factory , a landmark move that heralds a massive triumph for British industry.
If last week's Autumn Statement was about “big picture” politics, George Osborne's push to portray the Conservatives as being on the side of working families is about to get more prosaic.