Economists said the approval slowdown supported predictions that house prices could ease back by about 3% later this year. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA.
The London Stock Exchange is seen during ther morning rush hour in the City of London April 11, 2011. Britain's top shares rose on Monday, with banks firmer on relief about a report from the Independent Commission on Banking, but some investors were ...
Investment into the UK boomed last year as firms from around the world backed a record 2,213 British projects, including infrastructure developments, manufacturing plants and life sciences projects.
Oil services company Petrofac has narrowly returned to profit after drawing a line under the spiralling costs of a troubled gas project off the Shetland islands.
Over 75,000 people have signed a petition calling for Barroso to forfeit his EU pension after taking the job. Dan Cancian. By Dan Cancian.