Air strikes in Syria will make the UK companies like Rolls Royce billions
Shares in BAE Systems, Airbus, Finmeccanica and Thales saw gains
BAE Systems and Rolls Royce saw their shares boosted by investors expecting military spending to increase.
BAE has a contract to supply 28 Typhoon jets to the Kuwait Air Force
John Reid, a former Defence Secretary, has warned that UK warships will not be built in Scotland if it votes for independence in next year’s referendum.
Forecast from Cabinet ministers follows announcement that protected Glasgow shipbuilding jobs while scrapping them in Portsmouth
1,775 jobs axed across country in its naval ships business after 'significant' reduction in workload
Documents, tapes and data files from BAE Systems investigation go astray as agency blames ‘human error’
Two per cent of those polled said they needed to use a calculator to work out all sums involving numbers larger than 10
The Royal Navy's new multi billion pound hunter-killer submarine HMS Astute encountered a flooding problem during sea trials, the Ministry of Defence has revealed.
They have never been this far in the world's oldest competition before, but when AFC Fylde manager Dave Challinor watched the draw for the FA Cup first round, the tie that was thrown up for his team presented more than a financially rewarding day out. It was more than the chance to claim a Football League scalp, and it was more than being seen by thousands on the late-night highlights show.
The Prime Minister told workers involved in building the largest warship for the Royal Navy that it is a “UK success story” as he visited the Scottish dockyard where it is being assembled.
David Hart, the Thatcherite banking heir, was a property magnate, defence industry lobbyist who came to prominence as the scourge of Arthur Scargill and the National Union of Miners during the strike of 1984-85.
Lord Hesketh, who labelled the £5.2bn project to build two new Royal Navy aircraft carriers a "disaster" that will make Britain a "laughing stock", has resigned as deputy chairman of Babcock International, the engineering group whose Rosyth yard, in Fife, is building the vessels.
The Prime Minister is flying out to Delhi this week – and he means business.
Board members arrested in dawn raids by Serious Fraud Office