24 November 2014 Last updated at 19:13 ET

Renewed call for North Sea tax breakOil rig

Business leaders say tax reform is needed for the North Sea oil sector after a survey suggests confidence has fallen sharply.


Lawrence TomlinsonRBS 'wanted critic's mortgage back'

A businessman who wrote a government report that criticised RBS has been told he can no longer remain a customer of the bank, Panorama learns.

Petrofac workerPetrofac shares hit by profit warning

Shares in Petrofac fall by more than a quarter after the oil and gas services group issues a profits warning.

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Devo More: What does business want?

If more Holyrood powers are required to boost the growth of Scotland's private sector, what do businesses want to see from the Smith Commission? Clue: the list of things they do not want is a lot longer.

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Britain's soggy future?

The Bank of England's chief economist, Andy Haldane, tells the BBC that there's a risk that long term growth in the UK, and other developed economies, will be "soggier than it has been in the past"

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