Economist calls for slowing of cutbacks
Osborne urged to avoid ‘dark shadow’ of further austerity
A top economist has urged the Chancellor to avoid “the dark shadow” of further austerity measures in next month’s Budget or risk undermining the economic recovery. Prof Brian Ashcroft of StrathclydeRead More
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Foreign regimes line up as Green Investment Bank put up for sale
Chinese and Middle Eastern investors are expected to be attracted to the privatisation of the Green Investment Bank which forms part of the Conservative government’s planned sale of public assets. TheRead More
Rudd says threat of legal action 'unwelcome'
Scrapping of wind renewables subsidy condemned as ‘irrational’
5pm update: Renewables experts joined the Scottish government today in condemning the UK energy department for ending subsidies to onshore wind projects. The decision had been expected although the renewables obligation will beRead More