Bank of England rate-setter Andy Haldane, who recently labelled the financial crash the economics profession's “Michael Fish moment”, on Tuesday said policymakers were guilty of “collective amnesia” in the build-up to the recession.
More than 600 UK hotels, including a five-star one, have poor food hygiene and are in need of “urgent improvement”. According to an investigation by consumer group Which?
Sajid Javid, the communities secretary, is expected to take action to soften the implementation of revised business rates. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA.
The biggest surplus for 17 years streamed into the Treasury's coffers last month in a pre-Budget fillip for Chancellor Philip Hammond, official figures showed today.
The Government has refused to intervene in a �21billion German takeover of the London Stock Exchange despite growing pressure to investigate the deal.