LONDON (Reuters) - British housebuilder Berkeley (BKGH.L) said its full-year earnings could rise towards the top end of analyst expectations, helped by an earlier-than-expected completion of one of its larger central London housing schemes.
LONDON (Reuters) - British house prices rose more than expected in November, jumping 1.1 percent from the previous month, mortgage lender Halifax said on Friday.
LONDON--British transport company FirstGroup PLC (FGP.LN) said Friday that John McFarlane, currently chairman of Aviva PLC (AV.LN), will succeed Martin Gilbert as chairman of the company.
The Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) forecast for growth in 2013 has been upgraded from 0.6% to 1.4%. The Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) forecast for growth in 2013 has been upgraded from 0.6% to 1.4%.
Top foreign internet executives and software developers will find it easier to get a visa to work in the UK following changes to the immigration system designed to cement London's status as a technology hub.