Royal Bank of Scotland blamed a cyber-attack after customers were blocked from accessing online accounts for the second time in a week.
Increased numbers of sellers will help take the heat out of house price rises, as will increased building. Photograph: Rex/Alex Segre.
Vehicle manufacturing giant JCB is set to create 2500 new jobs by 2018 as part of a �150 million expansion plan. The company is set to build a factory in Uttoxeter, replacing a site at Rugeley, and an excavator manufacturing plant in Cheadle.
(Reuters) - The U.S. household unemployment rate fell to a five-year low of 7 percent and nonfarm payrolls rose by 203,000 in November in a strong jobs report that will raise expectations that the Federal Reserve will reduce its stimulus sooner than expected.
Homebuilder Berkeley has expressed its concerns over the �increased uncertainty� surrounding taxes imposed on international buyers of its properties.