A SCOTTISH Labour MP has suggested he would stand down if the country backs independence in this month's referendum. A SCOTTISH Labour MP has suggested he would stand down if the country backs independence in this month's referendum.
Consumers have enjoyed a 16th consecutive month of falling high street prices, as an ongoing price war between the nation's grocers has held down food inflation.
Royal Mail will begin delivering letters and parcels and opening offices on Sundays from this weekend. The postal service will trial deliveries inside the M25 this Sunday, with a view to expanding it across the whole network.
... * HSBC services PMI hits 17-month high of 54.1 in Aug. * Aug official services PMI rises to 54.4 from July's 54.2. * Suggests services more resilient than manufacturing.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares shrugged off early losses on Wednesday, while the dollar was close to 14-month highs against a basket of major currencies after data underscored that the U.S.