LIMA: Global economic risks are rising and Britain will not be immune, British finance minister George Osborne said on Friday, but he said concern about slowing in China should not be overdone, since it was still contributing solidly to growth.
Construction firms say a skills shortage threatens to delay major building projects, after official figures showed the sector contracted sharply in August.
NEW YORK Stocks on major world markets were on track for their biggest weekly gain since 2011 on Friday, helped by this week's strong rebound in metals and crude oil prices.
Bill Gross turned to the courts this week to hit back at the colleagues who last year pushed him out of Pimco, the investment management house that he had founded and led to international prominence.
The shadow chancellor John McDonnell, lawyers and environmentalists campaigning to prevent a new runway at Heathrow have written to the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS), asking them to drop charges of aggravated trespass against 13 activists for a ...