IMF downgrades UK growth forecast on Brexit uncertainty

The IMF has cut its UK economic growth forecast, blaming Brexit uncertainty. The Fund expects growth of 1.6% this year,

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UK: Uber a danger to public safety, warns union

Uber drivers work “excessive hours”, making the taxi app service a danger to public safety, a union has warned. The

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UK regulator has ‘huge concerns’ over Uber breach

The UK’s information commissioner has “huge concerns about Uber’s data policies and ethics” following a breach that exposed the details

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Inflation steady despite food price rises

The UK’s key inflation rate remained steady in October at a five-and-a-half-year high of 3%, official figures show. Higher food

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First UK interest rate rise in 10 years

For the first time in more than 10 years the Bank of England has raised interest rates. The official bank

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UK must prepare for fourth industrial revolution, says report

Advanced digital technology could give UK manufacturing a huge boost and create hundreds of thousands of jobs, a new report

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UK inflation at highest since April 2012

The UK’s key inflation rate hit its highest for more than five years in September, driven up by increases in

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Uber lodges appeal over London ban

Uber has filed an appeal against the decision by London authorities to deny it a licence to operate in London.

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UK unemployment falls to 4.4%

Unemployment in the UK fell by 57,000 in the three months to June, official figures show, bringing the jobless rate

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UK car sales fall 9.3% in July says motor trade body

New car registrations fell 9.3% in July from a year earlier, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders

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