George Osborne's multi-billion-pound raid on landlords risks damaging Britain's economic recovery, according to a committee of MPs.
Warren East, CEO of Rolls-Royce, with a Pegasus jet engine. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters. Graham Ruddick and Julia Kollewe. Friday 12 February 2016 12.56 EST Last modified on Friday 12 February 2016 17.01 EST.
Japan's Nikkei has closed 4.8% lower as it reacted to sharp sell-offs in European and US markets which saw London's FTSE 100 fall to its lowest level in four years on Thursday.
SCOTLAND-based banks are amongst the worst in Britain for customer satisfaction, according to a new consumer watchdog study. The Royal Bank of Scotland ranked equal bottom in a Which?
Fears that Greece will exit the eurozone, a "Grexit", could revive if Greek authorities do not come up with "credible" reforms, notably on pensions, a senior IMF official said Thursday.