Bank holds interest rates at 0.5%
The Bank of England holds UK interest rates at a record low of 0.5% for another month, and keeps its quantitative easing programme at £375bn.
North Sea oil revenue 'to fall'
Dwindling revenue from North Sea oil will increase the pressure on government finances over the coming decades, according to the OBR.
UK trade deficit widens in May
The UK's trade deficit widened in May, pushed up by aircraft imports, official data from the Office for National Statistics shows.
Google to fund European start-ups
Google is launching a venture capital fund to invest in promising European technology companies.
Public sector workers in mass strike
Strikes are taking place across the UK over a series of disputes with the government, with more than a million public sector workers expected to join the action.