Why did the UK economy slow down in 2014?

Why did Britain’s economy slow at a time when the rest of the world was booming?The economy shrank by 0.7 per cent in 2014, the first contraction since 2008.The slump was the result of the government’s decision to raise the personal allowance from £30,000 to £40,000 and the scrapping of the housing benefit freeze.Inflation was […]

Which bus company will you buy next?

Business Insider/ShutterstockA bus company in Indiana is testing out an electric bus with an “electric battery pack” in the seats.The bus, called the E-Mobility, is powered by solar panels and can be powered by battery packs, too.“It’s an electric vehicle that’s designed to be self-driving,” said Jason Lott, executive director of the Indiana Bus Association.“It’s […]