... Off. � Japan's deficit widens to record 1.5trn yen � Global markets drop following disappointing Asia data � Chiquita and Fyffes merge to create the world's largest banana company � French industrial output unexpectedly falls.
In October, Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England, responded to the... Read More. In October, Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England, responded to the currency-manipulation claims by ordering a �full examination� of internal records.
LONDON (Reuters) - British outsourcer Capita was named as the preferred bidder for a 10-year contract to manage the government's 21 billion pound ($35 billion) military estate, gaining an edge over rival Serco to the post.
Public sector workers still earn significantly more than those in private firms despite a freeze in wages and Government spending cuts, official figures show.
Britain's strengthening recovery will see the economy surpass its pre-crisis peak earlier than expected, according to two leading business bodies, with private-sector optimism now stronger than all other advanced economies.