Corbyn wishes Amazon ‘many happy tax returns’ on its 25th anniversary

Labour leader sends barbed message to the online retailer’s founder, Jeff BezosThe Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, has sent a barbed birthday card to Jeff Bezos to mark Amazon’s 25th anniversary, wishing the company “many happy tax returns” and demanding…

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Do spending plans of Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt add up?

Both Tory leadership hopefuls have made promises ranging from tax cuts to defencePhilip Hammond has warned the two Conservative leadership candidates their tax and spending plans would be impossible under a no-deal Brexit.Here is an analysis of what Bo…

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Johnson says he is prepared to increase public borrowing

Favourite to be PM is challenged over how he would invest in services and cut taxesBoris Johnson has said he would be willing to increase public borrowing to pay for infrastructure projects as he was pressured over how a government he led could invest …

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How has Brexit vote affected the UK economy? June verdict

Each month we look at key indicators to see what effect the Brexit process has had on growth, prosperity and tradeRising risk of no-deal Brexit slows UK growth as pound slides Continue reading…

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