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December 14, 2017
Reborn British Steel seals £90m funding deal

Reborn British Steel seals £90m funding deal

The reborn British Steel has secured almost £100m of new financing to spur its turnaround, delivering a shot in the arm to an industry shaken by uncertainty over Brexit and transatlantic trade conflict.

Trade tensions see IMF cut UK growth estimate

Trade tensions see IMF cut UK growth estimate

The International Monetary Fund has cut its 2018 growth forecasts for the UK, revising down from 1.6% to 1.4%.

EU immigration to Britain falls to five-year low

EU immigration to Britain falls to five-year low

The number of immigrants moving from the European Union to Britain fell by a quarter to a five-year low last year.

China issues global warning as economy slows

China issues global warning as economy slows

China has warned of risks to the world economy from a Donald Trump-inspired trade war, while reporting a slowdown in its own growth.

Four 'spaceports' to be built across UK

Four 'spaceports' to be built across UK

Satellites could be launched from the UK in as little as three years, heralding the start of what the government called the "Great British Space Age".

Is this how next generation of RAF jets will look?

Is this how next generation of RAF jets will look?

A concept model for a new fighter jet has been unveiled by the British government at the Farnborough International Air Show.

Rolls-Royce develops 'flying taxi' technology

Rolls-Royce develops 'flying taxi' technology

A prototype system for vertical take-off and landing could pave the way for "flying taxis" by 2020.

Small businesses to benefit from £775m RBS fund

Small businesses to benefit from £775m RBS fund

It's the treasure hunt being talked about by everyone in the commercial banking sector.

Debenhams shares slide on credit insurer woes

Debenhams shares slide on credit insurer woes

Shares in Debenhams fell up to 7% on Monday as the retailer battled suggestions it was facing a crisis of confidence among credit insurers.

Unilever grandees weigh Dutch headquarters shift

Unilever grandees weigh Dutch headquarters shift

The consumer goods giant behind Dove and Marmite‎ has opened talks with the trust established by one of the group's founders as part of a shareholder charm offensive aimed at abolishing its UK headquarters.