LONDON Shockwaves from Britain's vote to leave the European Union rocked the economy on Thursday, with thousands of jobs lost at one of the country's biggest banks, consumer confidence plunging, and construction and car sales slowing.
Commercial property in London has been affected by Brexit, says Countrywide. Photograph: Bloomberg/Getty Images. Julia Kollewe. Thursday 28 July 2016 04.08 EDT Last modified on Thursday 28 July 2016 06.48 EDT.
Further evidence of a slowdown in the construction sector has emerged with the RICS reporting that fewer surveyors said workloads had increased in the second quarter of this year compared to the first three months.
Royal Dutch Shell appealed for investors' patience after announcing a 72 per cent drop in second-quarter earnings as continued weakness in oil and gas prices battered the Anglo-Dutch group.
Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister and Conleth Hill as Varys - photo Macall B. Polay/HBO. Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister - photo Macall B. Polay/HBO.