Growth has fallen short of the Office for Budget Responsibility's 2014 estimate made only two months ago, official figures showed yesterday.
ASHTEAD Technology, the Aberdeen-based oil services firm, expects to increase sales and profits in spite of the plunge in oil prices.
SAN FRANCISCO: Yahoo Inc plans to spin off its 15% stake in China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, responding to pressure to hand over to shareholders its prized e-commerce investment valued at roughly US$40bil (RM144.3bil).
Demonstrators from around the UK are expected to gather in Lancashire today, ahead of a controversial decision on the future of fracking in the county.
The coalition's policy of guaranteeing loans for infrastructure projects is costing up to �120 million a year more than if the government was funding schemes directly, according to the public spending watchdog.