UK to widen corporate criminal liability

Companies face action if they do not prevent fraud

UK seeks emergency electricity supplies

National Grid responds to threat of shortages

Help to Buy construction rises

More than 11,000 homes backed during spring building season

Generic pictures of airplanes including the A380 and Boeing 747 queuing at Heathrow Airport
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Lib Dems oppose UK airport expansion

Manifesto pledge is blow to business hopes of new Heathrow runway

Scots poll has investors rushing for cover

Bookies pull in odds on Yes vote and markets look for hedges

X-ray of a purse filled with UK coins
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Banks want to keep your digital ID in their vaults

Next move for UK lenders could be ‘identity assurance’

UK construction activity jumps in August

PMI survey driven by strong housing market

An Airbus takes to the skies at gatwick airport.
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Call for decision on new airport runway

‘Boris Island’ rejection sparks momentum elsewhere

Johnson refuses to accept airport defeat

London mayor slams decision as ‘smokescreen’ for Heathrow U-turn

‘Boris Island’ airport plan sunk

Spotlight put back on London Heathrow expansion by commission

UK hits at transatlantic trade critics

Government claims deal would give boost of £10bn a year

Premier League transfers at record £745m

Previous record in 2013 of £630m surpassed

UK manufacturing at 14-month low

PMI shows easing in output and new orders

Fall in export orders hits recovery

Manufacturing still 7 per cent below peak and construction 10 per cent down

Carlyle enlists Rake for RAC flotation

Move coincides with CBI chief’s decision to quit Barclays’ board

Heathrow boost as CBI states case for hub

Position of employers’ lobby backs growth at west London airport

FSB warns on Leps’ transparency

Only 31 per cent of these local bodies publish annual accounts

China mission aims to crack down on piracy

Business delegation to try to forge fresh agreement on intellectual property

Regional growth divides underlined

Nine of the top ten performing boroughs in England were in London

Is Manchester United the new Tesco?