Post Tagged with: "U.K."

April 18, 2011 05:17

Renewable energy costs jobs, raises electric rates in U.K.

[F]or every job created in the United Kingdom in renewable energy, 3.7 jobs are lost. In Scotland, there is no net benefit from government support for the sector, and probably a small net loss of jobs.

August 6, 2010 04:25

U.K. slashing spending by 1/3

U.K. government budget cuts will push more companies into bankruptcy in the second half of this year as departments from education to transport delay or cancel contracts, insolvency practitioners are predicting. – Bloomberg.com

July 14, 2010 04:34

84% say economy still in recession or headed back into one

The public is skeptical of the Obama administration’s stimulus program and wary of more spending, with more than half saying the deficit is “dangerously out of control.”

July 8, 2010 06:40

Subway Terror Plot Had Global Reach

Three suspected al-Qaeda members were arrested in Europe a day after U.S. prosecutors charged an al-Qaeda leader with helping to mastermind an attempted bombing of New York’s subway and said the effort was part of a plot that included a failed terrorist attempt in the U.K.