Voters warmed to the idea of spending our own money on our own priorities – now the chancellor is showing the way
As we leave the EU, the UK can turn its back on the austerity policies that have been the hallmark of the euro area. My main argument against staying in the EU has been the poor economic record of the EU as a whole, and the eurozone in particular. The performance has got worse the more the EU has developed joint policies and central controls.
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Why do we have a balance of payments surplus with the rest of the world but a deficit with our EU neighbours?
Steven Mnuchin and Wilbur Ross were on air this morning talking about President-elect Donald Trump’s economic plan. They revealed that they have been, in order, asked to be Treasury and Commerce Secretaries in the next administration. So far so interesting–but what struck was the tenor of their discussion of the […]
Marco received a job offer with a catch — he’s been asked to sign an agreement that commits Marco to staying in the job for two years. Should Marco sign the agreement?
SANTA CLARA, Havana (Reuters) – One of history’s best known double acts was temporarily reunited on Wednesday, when Fidel Castro’s ashes arrived at a mausoleum housing the bones of his fellow revolutionary, Ernesto “Che” Guevara, part of a three-day cortege for the Cuban leader.
China introduces an additional 10% tax on “super cars”, including Ferrari and Rolls-Royce.
A band of schoolboys were able to manufacture the active ingredient of the anti-parasitic drug Daraprim for $2 (Australian), which is about $1.48 in U.S. money. Bye, bye, bye to Shkreli’s claims that Daraprim is under-priced.
Move sends prices soaring above $50 a barrel
British Gas follows SSE in promising to freeze its standard tariff this winter.
SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea said on Thursday it will pursue further unilateral sanctions against rival North Korea in the wake of its fifth and largest nuclear test in September.