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FTSE and pound fall amid fears over economy and Brexit - BBC News


BBC News

FTSE and pound fall amid fears over economy and Brexit
BBC News
(Close): Shares and the pound both saw falls on Wednesday amid uncertainty over the global economy and the UK's position in Europe. The FTSE 100 fell 101.04 points to close at 5,861.27 - a loss of 1.69%. The pound remained at seven-year lows ...

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Business rates are putting off international companies from coming to the UK - Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Business rates are putting off international companies from coming to the UK
Telegraph.co.uk
Intu also warned that the benefits of the government's initiative to devolve additional powers to major regions of the UK outside of London, which it supports, will be jeopardised without a thorough reform of business rates. ?The Government has ...

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VIDEO: Government accused of failing steel industry

The government is being accused of failing to respond early enough to warnings about a crisis in the steel industry, where thousands of jobs have been lost in recent months.

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VIDEO: Easyjet will 'look after' passengers

Chief executive of Easyjet Carolyn McCall says her company will "look after" passengers stuck at Sharm el-Sheikh airport.

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Forties at 40

The past, present and future of North Sea oil

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