Boris Island airport plan 'not dead'
Mayor of London Boris Johnson says plans for an airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", are not dead despite a commission looking into the UK's airport needs rejecting the idea.
UK construction growth surges
The construction sector expanded at its fastest pace for seven months in August, despite supply shortages holding back growth, a survey suggests.
PPI complaint levels remain high
Complaints about payment protection insurance (PPI) have fallen after last year's record, but remain at historically high levels, according to the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS).
Swiss economy stalls as EU slows
Switzerland's economy failed to grow in the second quarter of the year, official figures show, with trade affected by stagnation in the rest of Europe.
London Market Report
The pound falls after a poll for the Sun and the Times indicates a rise in support for the pro-Scottish independence "Yes" campaign.
Mining tax repealed by Australia
Australia scraps a controversial mining tax after the government strikes a deal with business tycoon Clive Palmer's political party.
Japan wage growth surges in July
Japanese wages unexpectedly log their strongest increase since 1997, which may provide a boost to consumer confidence and spending.
DVLA prints cut out and keep tax disc
Drivers will have to cut out their own vehicle tax discs during the death throes of the paper system, because the DVLA has run out of perforated paper.
Woodford sells HSBC over fine fears
One of the UK's most high-profile fund managers, Neil Woodford, says he decided to sell his holding in HSBC because he is worried about "fine inflation".
Banks to reopen 2.5m PPI claims
Banks and card companies will reopen 2.5 million PPI mis-selling complaints amid claims of underpayment and rejection of compensation.