London Economy

Congestion Charge Increase Detrimental to London Economy

Alistair Cochrane | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK
Alistair Cochrane

In this current economic climate many businesses throughout London and the rest of the UK are operating against very tight margins, meaning any proposals which could potentially disrupt or increase the cost of core services they rely upon on a day-to-day basis could have serious consequences.

‘Give Us More Jobs,’ Say A Third Of Londoners

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Politics

Londoners want their next Mayor to focus on creating jobs as the capital continues to suffer high unemployment, according to a poll published today by...

London's Economic Growth 'Sluggish'

PA | Posted 24.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- London's economy has been described as "sluggish" after a new study found only marginal growth in recent months. The London Ch...

British Regions Worst Hit By Recession

Olivia Williams | Posted 07.09.2011 | UK Politics

According to a new survey by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the West Midlands was the region worst hit by the recession in terms of unemplo...