Half of UK firms plan to expand their workforce next year, with more permanent jobs being created than temporary ones, the CBI has said.
Senior financiers in London are predicting a 21% boost in bonuses for 2014 despite regulatory crackdowns and a raft of banking industry scandals.
Oil prices could remain depressed for up to 15 years, Qatar's former energy minister tells Sky News in an exclusive interview.
The average household pays �274 more in taxes than it receives in benefits and services, according to an analysis by the Taxpayers' Alliance, while the top 10 per cent of households pay a huge �30,023 more in taxes than they receive through state services.
A currency trader who vanished with �130 million in an alleged fraud lured investors by letting them think he was the multi-billionaire owner of Tottenham Hotspur FC, it was claimed.