27 February 2015 Last updated at 08:45

Sharp fall in UK business investmentFactory

Business investment in the UK falls for the second quarter in a row, recording the biggest decline since 2009.


Chef genericFirms used 1.8m zero-hours contracts

Firms in the UK used 1.8 million zero-hours contracts at the height of last summer, official statistics show.

Boost UK productivity, says OECD

A report from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) says further progress in UK living standards depends on higher productivity.

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