LONDON Dec 6 (Reuters) - E.ON is to raise energy prices for British households by 3.7 percent, announcing the lowest price hike of the "big six" utilities after factoring in the government's removal of some environmental and social levies from bills.
House prices surged by 7.7% annually in November, marking the fastest rate seen in six years, Halifax has reported. Halifax said the increase was the biggest seen since October 2007, as strengthened demand in the market combined with a lack of homes for ...
Shares of Domino's Pizza plunged more than 9 per cent in early trading today as the company stunned investors with the news of its chief executive's resignation.
Plans by digger maker JCB to create 2,500 new jobs in Staffordshire is a "fantastic boost for the local economy," local traders have said.
Further doubts were cast over the Bank of England's pledge to keep interest rates at record lows after a survey showed more than a third of Britons expect the cost of borrowing to rise within a year.