The governor of the Bank of England has said Britain’s economy appeared is expected to stagnate in the current quarter.

Mark Carney said underlying growth still looked muted even when the effect of Brexit volatility was stripped out.

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Haulage firm Eddie Stobart has stunned investors by suspending trading in its shares after an accounting investigation found profits had been overstated.

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British Airways will go on strike for three days in September after talks failed to settle a long-running pay dispute, the airline pilots union has announced.