Bank of England governor Mark Carney said at the weekend that a slowdown in China's economy could push down further on inflation but it did not change, for now, the central bank's position on when and how it might increase interest rates.
The engineering giant Rolls-Royce was tonight revealed to be co-operating with the authorities in Brazil as they investigate a multi-billion-dollar bribery scandal at the state-run oil company Petrobras.
Ferry services have resumed at the Port of Calais following a fresh protest by former workers of dissolved ferry company MyFerryLink.
European stock markets were steady to lower on Friday 28 August, after one of the most turbulent weeks in recent history because of the crash on China's Shanghai Composite.
Futuristic images of what Royal Navy vessels could look like in 2050 have been developed by young British scientists and engineers.