A rail company responsible for some of the busiest services into London will be part-run by a Hong Kong company after a surprise announcement by the government.
Sir James Dyson has said UK business success lies beyond Europe because that is where the fastest growth lies. The billionaire, who was a prominent backer of Brexit, told the BBC he was "enormously optimistic" about trading with the rest of the world.
UK shares started the week lower as the pound jumped to a seven-week high against the US dollar. The dollar was weaker against most currencies following the defeat of Donald Trump's planned healthcare reforms on Friday.
United Airlines planes at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston. Photograph: David J Phillip/AP. Air transport. United Airlines defends gate decision to bar girls wearing leggings from flight.
Owning your own home has long been regarded as a universal aspiration and helps unlock high levels of social mobility in the UK. But rates of home ownership among young people today are currently in free-fall - making it a distant dream for millions ...