Computer giant Hewlett-Packard is set to cut more than 1,000 jobs in the UK as part of a global downsizing, the company announced today.
George Osborne tonight ordered another �3billion in spending cuts to fund a raft of giveaways in tomorrow's Autumn Statement.
As the British government aims to dispose of its stake in Eurostar, the company is setting its sights on a major expansion that could involve new domestic service in coming years.
New PMI data suggest that divergences in Europe are widening: the UK and Germany reported robust expansion in business activity, while the news on output from Italy and France was more gloomy.
I've just had a briefing from Transport for London (TfL) on their revised business plan. This comes after yesterday's announcement that fares in London will go up "only" by the rate of inflation (RPI) 3.1% - as opposed to the expected 4.1%.