The financial services sector contributed �71.4 billion in tax last year, highlighting the potential hit to Government coffers if Brexit results in restricted access to the EU's single market.
The way that England's railway network is run is set to be overhauled under plans outlined by Transport Secretary Chris Grayling.
Even Fortnum & Mason, the Queen's grocer, is not immune to the effects of the collapse in the pound. The upmarket retailer said rising costs associated with the currency's fall would inevitably lead to price inflation in 2017.
Tata Steel and unions are close to agreeing a rescue plan for the Port Talbot plant. An announcement is expected this week on a plan that could save up to 4,500 jobs at the South Wales site.
OPEC can control output but not demand. Depicted in this photograph is Khalid Al-Falih, Saudi Arabia's energy and industry minister at the OPEC meeting in Vienna, Austria, on Wednesday, November 30, 2016.