Mark Leftly is Associate business editor for The Independent
16 September 2014 08:36 PM
Energy supplier says Salmond has not clarified basic issues such as wholesale electricity
15 September 2014 12:48 AM
Large deals are being snaffled by US firms with strong balance sheets and big project experience
14 September 2014 12:00 AM
New website will send constituency breakdown of public votes on forthcoming legislation
14 September 2014 12:00 AM
Westminster to launch inquiry into actions of growing alternatives
11 September 2014 06:03 PM
A “yes” vote in the independence referendum would be a terrible outcome for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Make no mistake, the rest of the UK would fall into recession, reopening the deep, freshly stitched wounds of the financial crisis, while business for far too long believed the line in Westminster that a vote to leave the Union was borderline impossible.
Celebrity photos leak: Lib Dems pledge a digital bill of rights to protect privacy in its election manifesto
07 September 2014 12:00 AM
05 September 2014 01:53 AM
The crisis is too great to subdue quickly or, indeed, profitably, in most of the CRCs
04 September 2014 01:11 AM
Mark Carne has delegated approval for projects and contract awards worth up to £750m from the board to the executive committee
22 August 2014 12:52 AM
Westminster Outlook It emerged this week that the Massachusetts-based Raytheon has won a drawn-out legal fight with the Home Office.
22 August 2014 12:50 AM
Westminster Outlook Kevan Jones was one very unhappy Labour MP last Saturday. The shadow armed forces minister had just read our scoop that the US engineering giants Bechtel and CH2M Hill had won the critically important contracts to manage vast chunks of Defence Equipment & Support (DE&S). This is the Ministry of Defence agency that has a £14bn budget to buy all the military’s kit, from surveillance systems to submarine-hunting helicopters.
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
Tony Blair 'says Ed Miliband will lose 2015 general election'
Putin: The US is to blame for almost all the world's major conflicts
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