[LONDON] British finance minister Rishi Sunak, who has already pledged over 200 billion pounds (S$358.1 billion) to fight the Covid-19 crisis, will free up more cash on Wednesday against the...

[PARIS] Britain and France on Tuesday announced their intention to ease coronavirus restrictions in the run-up to Christmas, as a second wave of infections subsides following weeks of lockdowns in...

[LONDON] Building a new large nuclear plant alongside renewable power would cost the UK as much as 660 million pounds (S$1.18 billion) more a year compared with installing flexible energy...

[LONDON] Britain is considering pulling its judges out of Hong Kong's highest court, Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said on Monday, in its latest response to what it considers China's breaches of...

[LONDON] The British government said on Tuesday it will double the capacity of renewable energy projects eligible for support in its next round of subsidy auctions.

[LONDON] British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday said the "escape route" from the coronavirus was in sight as he announced that tough restrictions in England would not be extended beyond...

[LONDON] Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey said on Monday a no-deal Brexit would cause longer-term damage to Britain's economy than the Covid-19 pandemic, and the impact of the change might...

[LONDON] British business activity has contracted in November as a new wave of coronavirus restrictions hammered the huge services industry, but news of possible vaccines has sharply boosted hopes...

[LONDON] Britain could give regulatory approval to Pfizer-BioNTech's Covid-19 vaccine this week, even before the United States authorises it, the Telegraph news site reported on Sunday.

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