INFLATION FOCUS TOO NARROW FOR NEW GOVERNOR
The British business minister Vince Cable has become the
first minister to suggest that the Bank of England should be
made to give a higher priority to growth over inflation.
WORLD RISKS FRESH CREDIT BUBBLE, BIS PAPER WARNS
Asset prices across the world have risen to heady levels not
seen since the credit boom five years ago and may be losing
touch with economic reality yet again, the Bank for
International Settlements has warned.
WALSH: VIRGIN ATLANTIC BRAND COULD SOON BE HISTORY
The Virgin Atlantic brand could soon be consigned to
the history books, British Airways boss Willie Walsh has
suggested, with Sir Richard Branson's UK carrier set to become
the latest name to be swept up in the wave of aviation
CABLE WARNS BRITAIN RISKS 'LOST DECADE'
Britain is facing a "real risk" of a Japanese-style "lost
decade", Vince Cable, the Business Secretary, has warned.
LABOUR STRIKES FIRST TO UNVEIL LEVESON PLAN
Labour injected urgency in the drive to improve press
standards on Monday by publishing a six-clause draft bill that
directs the lord chief justice to certify the effectiveness of
independent regulation of the newspaper industry once every
RISE OF CITY OF LONDON HAS COST WORKERS
The City of London's relentless rise has sucked 7,000 pounds
a year from the pockets of the average British worker, a report
from the TUC will reveal on Monday.