Theresa May is set to announce plans for the biggest investment in transport, broadband and energy in a generation to "back Britain for the long term”.
The dollar is sliding and major equity benchmarks are lower as US president Donald Trump's reaffirmation of his protectionist stance sparks fresh concerns about the impact his policies may have on global trade.
Donald Trump's shock election victory and unfavourable sporting results dented takings at bookmaker Paddy Power Betfair to the tune of �40 million in the fourth quarter.
The Green Investment Bank (GIB) needs to be built up before it can be floated in several years' time according to a UK-based international consortium which wants to be reconsidered as a buyer for the government-owned bank.
Britain's steel industry is essential for a “renaissance” in British manufacturing but unless action is taken it is at risk of a “future of perpetual crisis and decline”, MPs will warn the UK Government as a major report is published.