EDF 'confident' Hinkley Point nuclear power station will go ahead
By Simon Jack, BBC News business editor ... Construction of Hinkley Point C in Somerset, the first new nuclear plant in the UK for 20 years and the most expensive in the world, is due to begin in 2019, two years after it had originally been due to open.
UK jobless rate at 10-year low but wage growth slows
The UK unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest rate in more than a decade but wage growth has slowed. The rate hit 5.1% in the three months to November - its lowest rate since the three months to October 2005, according to the Office for National ...
UK unemployment falls but wage growth weakens
UK Unemployment Hits Decade Low as Labor Market Tightens
UK unemployment falls to lowest level since 2005
Britain says resuming flights from Sharm al-Sheikh to UK
(Reuters) - Britain will resume flights from the Egyptian resort of Sharm al-Sheikh on Friday after agreeing on additional security measures with Cairo, the prime minister's office said. Britain suspended flights after the crash on Saturday of a ...
UK flights banned from Sharm el-Sheikh
Thomas Cook and Tui hit by Sharm el-Sheikh flight ban
Holiday stocks fall after UK warning over Egypt resort
1.2 million Volkswagens in the UK have the emissions cheating software
The German carmaker just confirmed that 1.2 million cars in the UK contain the software that was found to be falsifying emissions data in the US, the BBC reports. All the cars involved run on diesel and include VW brand, Audi, Seat, Skoda and VW vans.