Pressure on Philip Hammond ramped up ahead of his Budget speech tomorrow, after official figures showed government borrowing increased in October - despite year to date borrowing falling to its lowest.. City A.M.
Prime Minister Theresa May has announced 4 billion pounds ($5.28 billion) of spending on research and development and regional growth strategies, setting out plans to help the economy grow after.. Source: Reuters Studio -
The European Union’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier has said that the union is ready to offer the UK an “ambitious” free trade deal after Brexit. However, the sweetener comes with several.. Source: Euronews English -
The UK finance minister has has signalled that Britain will make an improved offer to the European Union on the Brexit divorce bill, before an EU summit next month and is expected to negotiate hard... Source: Euronews English -
In his budget speech on Wednesday British finance minister Philip Hammond is to announce £75 million ($99 million, 84 million euros) funding for Artificial Intelligence and plans to put driverless.. Source: Agence France-Presse (AFP) -
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*Few British budgets have mattered as much as the one that Philip Hammond will deliver to the House of Commons on Nov. 22.*
The chancellor of the.. Zero Hedge
For five years, the Conservatives made deficit reduction the key plank of their economic platform.
Yet, strangely, chancellor Philip Hammond now finds himself under pressure from much of his own.. City A.M.
Dear Philip Hammond,
The Autumn Budget you announce tomorrow is an opportunity to convince the country that there is a long-term vision for the economy.
Planning for the next quarter is not.. City A.M.
The threat to London's dominant clearing industry intensified yesterday after 20 major banks threw their weight behind a new rival service on the continent.
The UK’s biggest bank, HSBC, and.. City A.M.