Morrisons is making progress towards its recovery, its chief executive said, after reporting a second consecutive quarter of like-for-like sales growth.
Rent has continued to rise in almost every part of the UK, according to a rental monitor by referencing firm Homelet that comes weeks after the Government increased stamp duty charges by 3 per cent.
Britain's services sector makes up around three-quarters of the economy, so this slowdown is pretty worrying. David Noble, CEO of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply, says June's EU referendum is partly to blame.
LONDON Barclays (BARC.L) has raised 603 million pounds ($876 million) by selling a 12.2 percent stake in Barclays Africa Group (BGAJ.
Daily newspaper the New Day is set to close on Friday, just nine weeks after it was launched. Publisher Trinity Mirror said it was "disappointing" but circulation for the title was "below our expectations".