UK house prices slipped unexpectedly in June, the biggest single decline in nine months, as the market continued a “gradual” slowdown, Nationwide Building Society said on Thursday.
Sir John Cunliffe, the deputy governor of the Bank of England, has said Greece is in a "very dangerous situation", but says actions have been taken in the UK to prevent contagion.
Jaguar Land Rover has signed up Austrian contractor Magna Steyr to build future vehicles for the Coventry-based car-maker as its own UK plants are close to full capacity.
Serco capitalised on decades of government privatisation before scandal and mismanagement made it a poster-child for the dangers of outsourcing.
Chinese, Qatari, Canadian and Spanish infrastructure investors could be the big winners from the recommendation by Sir Howard Davies to build a new �18bn runway at Heathrow.