BBC : Economy (9)

Budget 2017: Stagnant earnings forecast 'astonishing'

The UK is in danger of losing almost 20 years of earnings growth, warns an independent economic think tank.

UK car production rises in October

Vehicle output rises as a result of higher exports, but production for the domestic market falls again.

Budget 2017: UK growth forecast cut sharply

Forecasts are slashed as the Office for Budget Responsibility downgrades its productivity outlook.

UK government borrowing grows in October

Increased debt costs, linked to higher inflation, were a factor in the shortfall.

Cities fight to win key EU agencies from London

Ministers vote to decide new hosts for the European Medicines Agency and European Banking Authority.

Brexit: German business grouping calls for UK to remain in EU

A group of influential German business figures launch campaign to keep the UK in the European Union.

Hammond: Driverless cars will be on UK roads by 2021

The chancellor says the country must embrace new technologies in order to succeed.

Chancellor Philip Hammond's 'no unemployed' remark attacked

The chancellor made the comment as he played down the threat posed to jobs by new technology.

Retail sales in first annual fall since 2013

Despite the annual sales fall, the underlying picture is one of growth, the UK statistics body says.