Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank of England gives the bank's quarterly GDP and inflation forecasts at the Bank of England in London, February 12,.
Building activity in the UK jumped to the highest level in four months in February, providing further evidence the economy has started the year on a good footing after a disappointing end to 2014.
Senior HSBC executives have been summoned to appear before the public accounts committee. Photograph: Mike Segar/Reuters. James Ball · @jamesrbuk.
HIGHLAND politicians have blasted the "short-sighted" decision to axe Kinloss and Lossiemouth RAF bases from a shortlist of potential locations for Europe's first spaceport, as Scottish Government-owned Prestwick Airport remains in the running.
Bookmaker Paddy Power plans to return �392 million to shareholders this year after earning profits before tax of �167 million in 2014.