Chancellor George Osborne


The Budget 2016: As it happens

March 16, 2016

George Osborne will promise action now to ensure that the country does not “pay later” as he uses his Budget to deliver a grim warning about the global economy.


Government sells off RBS on the cheap

August 4, 2015

Chancellor George Osborne is facing criticism for selling Royal Bank of Scotland shares at a loss compared with the price of about 500 pence on what the government paid for them.