Central Bank Governor Patrick Honohan appears before Finance Committee today

Honohan wants to avoid more over-indebtedness

26 Nov Central Bank Governor Patrick Honohan has said he wanted to ensure a credit driven property bubble does not take hold and that a new generation does not become over-indebted.

Consumer spending drives about two-thirds of US economic output

US consumer spending picks up

26 Nov US consumer spending rose slightly in October after stalling in September, while personal income growth remained marginal, the Commerce Department said today.

EE's owners confirm they are in 'exploratory discussions' with BT

EE owners confirm takeover talks with BT

26 Nov EE's German and French owners confirmed today they were in talks to sell Britain's biggest mobile network operator to BT as part of a wider review of its options.