Tesco and Asda are still getting crushed by cheaper rivals
In fact, most of the UK's grocery sector is struggling right now. Sales growth in the sector as a whole was just 0.1% in the 12 weeks to December 6, and Sainsburys was the only one of the UK's biggest grocers to gain any real measure of success over ...
New stamp duty tax is stopping the richest Britons from buying properties
At the end of 2014, UK Chancellor George Osborne unveiled one of his biggest Autumn Statement surprises. He announced that as of December last year, Britain would have a new stamp duty tax system that resembles how income tax is collected.
Stamp duty move 'brought ?4500 saving'
Buyers ?4500 Better Off From New Stamp Duty
The New Reality: UK Business Support In An Age Of Austerity
Question: How does the UK government maintain its support for innovation, entrepreneurship and a burgeoning but arguably still relatively fragile technology sector in a time of austerity. At least some of the answers were contained in Chancellor of the ...
Chancellor George Osborne sets date for next Budget
UK economic growth slows to 0.5% - live updates
But while the economy is still expanding, the recovery is too weak, and Britain's manufacturing industry remains in decline. What's more, the government's failure to protect our steel industry looks set to mean the loss of even more manufacturing jobs.
UK GDP just came in weaker than expected in Q3
UK economic growth slows to 0.5% in third quarter
U.K. Economy Expanded Less Than Forecast as Production Cooled