Media in Britain have been scrambling to react to the news that Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s prorogation of Parliament was deemed unlawful.
Tue, 24 Sep, 2019
Former HSBC Holdings chief executive Michael Geoghegan is among 250 business leaders backing the push for the UK to leave the European Union.
Mon, 28 Mar, 2016
A Eurosceptic Conservative MP in England has called on the governor of the Bank of England to consider his position, accusing Mark Carney of "a deliberate attempt to scare people into thinking we should remain in the EU".
Wed, 09 Mar, 2016
Leaving the European Union would be like escaping from jail, Boris Johnson claimed as he said a business leader who was suspended over his support for Brexit paid a “heavy price”.
Mon, 07 Mar, 2016
More signs of economic optimism in the UK have emerged as a business group forecast stronger-than-expected growth for this year.
Fri, 30 Aug, 2013
British businesses gave qualified backing to the Prime Minister's pledge for an in/out referendum, but raised fears the vote will create greater uncertainty for under-pressure UK companies.
Wed, 23 Jan, 2013
Prime Minister David Cameron has said he will not campaign for Britain to leave the EU in a referendum, warning that the UK would become “a sort of greater Switzerland” if it quit the 27-nation bloc.
Thu, 19 Jul, 2012
Measures to give savers extra security if a bank fails will be announced by the British government today as part of major reforms for Britain's banking system.
Thu, 14 Jun, 2012
Fresh evidence of the UK's shortage of skilled workers was revealed today with a new study revealing that firms' expansion plans were being "frustrated" by the problem.
Wed, 14 Dec, 2011
The biggest strike in Britain for over 30 years got under way today with schools, hospitals, courts, transport and government hit by a walkout involving up to two million workers.
Wed, 30 Nov, 2011
BRITISH public sector workers went on strike from midnight in the bitter dispute over pensions, which union leaders warned had been made worse by measures in the autumn statement to curb pay and bring forward the state pension age.
New Year sales failed to spark a revival on the British high street after figures today showed trading grew at its slowest rate for more than a year.
Tue, 29 Jan, 2008
Sterling strengthened against the dollar today after an upbeat survey on British retail sales fuelled expectations of more interest rate hikes in the UK.
Tue, 01 May, 2007
Sterling strengthened against the dollar today after an upbeat survey on retail sales fuelled expectations of more interest rate hikes.
Graeme Evans, PA City Editor
Tue, 30 Aug, 2005
Retail giant Tesco has withdrawn its own-brand almond fingers from sale after discovering some were contaminated with glass, the company said today.
Fri, 14 Sep, 2001
High street supermarket giant Tesco is appealing to customers to observe a recall on widescreen televisions with a potentially dangerous fault.
Sat, 05 May, 2001
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