Earnings have risen fastest among the lowest paid owing to higher minimum wage levels, official figures indicate.
London’s leading share index drops in early trade, dragged lower by falling mining stocks.
The transport secretary says Heathrow’s new runway could be built above the existing M25.
Toyota recalls another 5.8 million cars worldwide over potentially faulty air bags made by Takata.
The transport secretary says Heathrow’s new runway could involve a “ramp” over the M25.
Clydesdale Bank confirms it has made an offer for Williams & Glyn, the banking business that RBS failed to sell to Santander.
Vodafone is fined £4.6m by regulator Ofcom for breaking consumer protection rules.
Lloyds sets aside a further £1bn to pay compensation for mis-sold payment protection insurance.
Vodafone is hit with a £4.6m fine from regulator Ofcom for breaking consumer protection rules.
Alphabet, Google’s parent company, said it would halt discussions with cities where it planned to expand its network and would reduce staff at Google Fiber.