Britain's heatwave hits foreign holiday bookings

Brief Wed 17 Jul, AT 11:35

Travel agents report drop in last-minute vacations abroad as Britons opt to sunbathe at home

Vince Cable

Cable warns of UK's 'zombie companies' heading for bust

One-Minute Read Tue 16 Jul, AT 12:15

Cable says we need new insolvency laws to cope with companies that will go under when interest rates rise

Nearly 2,500 UK bankers are paid more than €1m

One-Minute Read Tue 16 Jul, AT 11:03

UK will be hit hardest by bonus cap plans as data shows it had most millionaire bankers in EU

Moody's praises UK banks and upgrades outlook

Brief Thu 11 Jul, AT 10:38

Big banks would be able to withstand another financial crisis and profits are set to rise

Royal Mail

Vince Cable to announce Royal Mail float in autumn

One-Minute Read Wed 10 Jul, AT 11:40

Staff will be offered 10% stake as part of privatisation but unions say the move 'will lead to strike action'

Mandelson warns HS2 could be an 'expensive mistake'

One-Minute Read Wed 3 Jul, AT 11:14

Former minister says politicians should not be afraid to turn their backs on high-speed rail link as costs soar

Archbishop of Canterbury takes on payday lenders

Brief Mon 1 Jul, AT 10:26

Justin Welby backs 10-year plans for church-led credit unions to boot out loan sharks

Risk of UK energy blackout has trebled in past year

One-Minute Read Fri 28 Jun, AT 11:01

National Grid suggests industry might curb power use in peak hours to combat energy crisis

Business leaders dubious on infrastructure pledge

One-Minute Read Thu 27 Jun, AT 09:31

CBI leader demands to see 'real pipeline of projects' so investors know what the options are

French energy giant Total keen to get into UK fracking

One-Minute Read Wed 26 Jun, AT 10:31

Total wants to explore for shale gas in UK but is frustrated by lack of licensing information