Savers have been urged not to make hasty financial decisions they may later regret after the vote to leave the EU.
Computer games companies could enjoy a £188 million tax break over the next five years after the European Commission ruled the UK policy does not break competition laws.
The longest recession to afflict the eurozone ended in the second quarter of the year, official figures have confirmed.
Radical plans to split Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) into a “good” bank and a “bad” bank must be looked at immediately as part of an urgent rethink of Government plans for privatisation, according to an influential Parliamentary commission.
Ousted boss Stephen Hester has warned it could take up to a decade for the taxpayer to be repaid its £45 billion stake in bailed-out Royal Bank of Scotland.
George Osborne last night insisted the Government was sticking to its economic course, telling business leaders “now is not the time to lose our nerve”.
The loss of hundreds of thousands of public-sector jobs has led to a “seismic shift” in the labour market, according to an expert.
The Autumn Statement has given Scotland the “potential for growth”.