BRITAIN launched a £30 billion (S$54 billion) economic stimulus plan just hours after the Bank of England (BOE) slashed interest rates, and announced support for bank lending aimed at warding off...

[LONDON] Britain's new finance minister Rishi Sunak will pledge billions of pounds to fight the impact of coronavirus on Wednesday, and the Bank of England might add its firepower to the attempt...

FINANCE minister Rishi Sunak signalled the UK's fiscal rules could be ditched as he prepares a massive package of measures to tackle the coronavirus crisis.

BORIS Johnson's regime change at the Treasury could herald yet more tweaks to the rules that keep Britain's budgets in check.

[LONDON] Britain is to unveil its first post-Brexit budget on March 11, the government said on Tuesday, promising increased public service spending and an end to a decade of austerity.

[LONDON] New British finance minister Sajid Javid said on Tuesday he will announce an increase in public spending on health, education and the police next week, but he will stick with the budget...

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UK Chancellor Philip Hammond announced the introduction of a new 2 per cent Digital Services Tax (DST) as part of the 2018 UK Budget on Monday. The new tax, which applies from April 2020, will...