UK-based low-cost airline easyJet on Tuesday reiterated its plans to expand capacity but warned its results for the year would suffer more than expected from sterling's weakness.
Government borrowing fell by �0.4bn in December to �6.9bn, compared with 2015. The figures, from the Office for National Statistics, means borrowing for the year is �63.8bn, �10.6bn lower than for the same period a year ago.
The boss of the London Metal Exchange has stepped down abruptly after three years in charge. The world's oldest metals exchange said that Garry Jones was “retiring” as an executive director of the LME with immediate effect.
An exploration of how the government can best use this additional funding and the tax environment for R&D to drive up the level of private investment in science, research and innovation.
LONDON, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Rising sales of large-screen televisions helped Britain's Dixons Carphone beat forecasts for trading in its key Christmas quarter and offset sluggish sales of mobile phones and tablet computers due to poor availability.