The country's manufacturers report a slowdown in new orders as tensions with Russia hit the UK's biggest markets. 12:05pm UK, Monday 01 September 2014.
London Mayor Boris Johnson has branded plans to expand Heathrow as �madness�, as a CBI report calls for �spades in the ground� on a project to expand air capacity in the capital by 2020 today.
LONDON,(Reuters) - British mortgage approvals fell slightly in July, matching expectations, according to official data on Monday that pointed to some moderation in the housing market.
The RAC is to draft in four business heavyweights including Sir Mike Rake, president of the CBI, as its private equity owner, Carlyle, beefs up Britain's oldest roadside assistance group's board ahead of a �2 billion float.
One of the UK's most high-profile fund managers, has said he has decided to sell his holding in HSBC, because he is worried about "fine inflation".