Over in the markets, French government bonds are recovering as worries over the presidential election abate. A little. Traders are buying French debt after centrist politician Francois Bayrou threw his weight behind Emmanuel Macron yesterday, which ...
British Gas has said the competitive nature of the UK's energy market was one of the reasons why its profits fell last year. Operating profits at its residential energy supply business fell 11% last year to �553m, from �623m in 2015.
The expansion of Heathrow can only be justified if the government proves it will not breach laws on climate change and pollution, according to a group of MPs.
“There's no sense of complacency here, that we've got this done and we are finished,” he cautioned. “We're rightly pleased with these results and the progress we've made over the last few years.
Britain's economy picked up speed in the final three months of last year, but a downward annual revision has lost the UK its title as the fastest growing country in the G7.