Philip Hammond

In a remarkable break with the economic prudence of the past decade, policymakers in the west are taking their [...]

14 November 2018

The government has U-turned on delayed changes to fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs), bringing forward a widely [...]

14 November 2018

UK consumer spending dipped in October after having risen for two months, with an e-commerce rebound propping [...]

13 November 2018

Fresh evidence of the retail woes facing Britain’s shopkeepers emerged this morning, with more than 2,500 stores [...]

9 November 2018

While much of today’s property talk has revolved around the bonus-related resignation of Persimmon boss Jeff [...]

7 November 2018

From discussions on how the UK should reform its tax and regulatory landscape to make the most of post-Brexit [...]

7 November 2018

The introduction of a new digital services tax was the most depressingly inevitable part of Philip Hammond’s [...]

7 November 2018

EU member states have failed to reach a consensus on imposing an EU-wide digital services tax, which affects firms [...]

6 November 2018

Thousands of leaders from across the tech industry are descending on Lisbon this week for the annual international [...]

6 November 2018

In a tense standoff with Labour MP Wes Streeting last night, chancellor Philip Hammond defended his decision [...]

6 November 2018

Chancellor Philip Hammond has said he believes the government’s target of eliminating the UK’s deficit is [...]

5 November 2018

Confidence among UK businesses has fallen to its lowest level since 2008 amid a lack of progress in Brexit negotiations, [...]

5 November 2018

American industrials giant General Electric is being sued by HM Revenue & Customs over allegations it wrongly [...]

4 November 2018

Business bosses are set to meet with Prime Minister Theresa May and chancellor Philip Hammond this afternoon amid [...]

31 October 2018

The move of this year’s Autumn Budget to Monday this week rather than its traditional Wednesday slot was ostensibly [...]

31 October 2018

The government has long been scratching its head for ways to address the current tax treatment of global tech [...]

31 October 2018

How do you solve the housing crisis in a single Budget? [...]

31 October 2018

Labour’s shadow chancellor has been forced to defend his surprise support for Conservative plans to cut taxes [...]

30 October 2018

Chancellor Philip Hammond gambled the public finances in yesterday's Budget, the Institute for Fiscal Studies [...]

30 October 2018

Prime Minister Theresa May and chancellor Philip Hammond today ruled out another UK general election a day after [...]

30 October 2018

As we head towards a cashless society, is there any point to a commemorative Brexit coin? [...]

30 October 2018

As he stood up to deliver his Autumn Budget yesterday, the chancellor was to fulfil two promises which the Prime [...]

30 October 2018

The Philip Hammond of a few years ago would have seen a few billion pounds courtesy of an unexpected windfall [...]

30 October 2018

Philip Hammond is a man more comfortable poring over spreadsheets than performing stand-up. He prefers an abacus [...]

29 October 2018

Chancellor Philip Hammond declared “austerity is coming to an end” as he unveiled a raft of spending increases [...]

29 October 2018

The national living wage is set to rise nearly five per cent from £7.83 to £8.21 per hour, chancellor Philip [...]

29 October 2018

Philip Hammond’s Budget announcements failed to lift sterling, which continued to slide this afternoon as the [...]

29 October 2018

Funding to prepare the UK government for a no-deal scenario as it exits the European Union next year has been [...]

29 October 2018

The levy applied to online betting companies will increase to 21 per cent as fixed odd betting machine stakes [...]

29 October 2018

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