27 November 2014 Last updated at 10:20

Opec leaves oil output unchangedSaudi Arabia"s Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi

Crude oil prices fall further after the Opec oil producers' cartel decides not to cut output.


Lord Smith delivers his reportScotland 'should set income tax'

The Scottish Parliament should have the power to set income tax rates and bands, the body on strengthening devolution recommends.

Electricity pylonsPower blackouts 'threat to economy'

The UK would face "severe economic consequences" if there was a significant disruption to the supply of electricity, says the Royal Academy of Engineering.

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Are Scotland's new tax and spending powers fair?

Possibly the most important economic decisions relating to Scotland's new powers, on the size of the grant Scotland will receive in future and how much it can borrow, are yet to be taken.

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