A record proportion of working-age residents are in a job, according to latest official data.Read the full story ›
Companies providing essential services which leave themselves open to cyber attacks could face huge sanctions under new proposals.Read the full story ›
The Bank has revised its growth forecast for 2017 down to 1.7%, as Governor Mark Carney warned incomes will remain squeezed.Read the full story ›
A three-day strike by Bank of England workers will go ahead from Tuesday.
Staff in departments including maintenance and security will walk out in a dispute over pay, union Unite said.
The union blamed Bank of England governor Mark Carney for the failure of talks to resolve the issue.
Staff will don Carney masks during a protest outside the Bank's headquarters in the City of London on Tuesday.
Unite accused the Bank of imposing a "derisory" below inflation pay increase for the second year running.
Up to a third of staff will get no pay rise this year, the union said.
Barclays has earmarked an additional £700 million to meet payment protection insurance (PPI) compensation claims, it has been announced.Read the full story ›
The US banking giant is expected to move some EU work from the UK to Germany, in a move that could see 200 jobs lost in London.Read the full story ›
The former head of Guardian Media Group will take up the vacant role at the broadcaster in January 2018 as she succeeds Adam Crozier.Read the full story ›
The Vienna-based easyJet Europe will allow the airline to continue flying in the European Union after Brexit.Read the full story ›