Chancellor George Osborne

Politics

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.

Scotland

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.

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