Budget 2017: Chancellor to outline North Sea help

Budget 2017: Chancellor to outline North Sea help..

Andrew Martin 07-Mar, 18:02 19 BBC

The chancellor is to use his budget to outline plans to help the North sea oil and gas industry, the Treasury has confirmed. Philip...


Bank deputy Charlotte Hogg admits breaching guidelines

Bank deputy Charlotte Hogg admits breaching guidelines..

Gavin Perry 07-Mar, 11:06 100 BBC

Charlotte Hogg, the Bank of England's newly appointed deputy governor for markets and banking, has admitted breaching the Bank's...


Brazil's recession worst on record

Brazil's recession worst on record..

Anna Torres 07-Mar, 07:56 39 BBC

Brazil has been in recession for two years, the latest figures show, marking the deepest decline since records began. The economy...


House price growth slowest since 2013, says Halifax

House price growth slowest since 2013, says Halifax..

Emily Kelly 07-Mar, 04:01 54 BBC

The annual rate of growth in UK house prices has slowed to its lowest pace in three and a half years, according to the Halifax. The UK's...


Drugs disaster

Drugs disaster..

Sophia Bell 05-Mar, 20:10 50 BBC

On a ramshackle pig farm near Wuxi, in Jiangsu province, China, a foreigner gets out of a taxi. The family are surprised. Their little...


Chancellor's challenge

Chancellor's challenge..

David Brooks 05-Mar, 20:10 14 BBC

A funny thing about confidence is that some people have it but shouldn't, while others should but don't. It's true more than ever when it...


Service sector growth slows in February

Service sector growth slows in February..

Kevin Allen 03-Mar, 05:16 50 BBC

Growth in the UK's service sector eased to a five-month low in February, according to a closely-watched survey. The Markit/CIPS...


Trump promises 'aggressive' action on trade to protect US

Trump promises 'aggressive' action on trade to protect US..

William Jacobson 02-Mar, 09:34 50 BBC

President Donald Trump's administration has signalled a new and "aggressive" approach to international trade. In a new report to...


Hitting rock bottom

Hitting rock bottom..

Cole Becker 28-Feb, 19:10 62 BBC

In January 2010, the container ship Hammonia Grenada was delivered from a Chinese yard to its new owners, reportedly priced at about $60m...


Indian economic growth slows in final quarter of 2016

Indian economic growth slows in final quarter of 2016..

Diego Ross 28-Feb, 08:28 20 BBC

India's economic growth slowed in the final quarter of 2016, but the pace of expansion still beat expectations. The economy grew by 7% in...


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