Profit margins for Britain's big six energy groups are forecast to rise to record levels this year after wholesale prices tumbled.
Confidence among British households rebounded strongly this month on the back of improving living standards, raising the prospect of a pre-election boost for the government.
Supermarkets will face fines running into hundreds of millions of pounds under legislation that is intended to stamp out bullying of farmers by big retailers.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - After years of giving investors the cold shoulder, Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is starting to warm up to Wall Street.
House prices are falling across a third of the country as the uncertainty of the general election plays on the minds of home buyers, figures indicate.