First time buyers who are under 40 can now register to buy new homes at a discount of up to 20%. It is part of the new starter homes scheme to encourage more people onto the property ladder.
Surging demand for transatlantic flights and a turnaround at Spain's Iberia helped International Airlines Group, the owner of British Airways, more than double profits to �1.1bn (�801m) last year.
A LEADING rail union has staged a series of protests to mark the final day of the East Coast rail franchise being run in the public sector.
Lloyds Banking Group will pay its three million shareholders a dividend for the first time since the bank was bailed out by taxpayers in 2008, it announced today, alongside profits of �1.8billion.
Apple, which has the biggest weighting in the Nasdaq, paced gains in February. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg. Recommended.