A Lincolnshire council has pulled out of the shortlist to be awarded an eco-town, it has been reported.
The Local Government Association (LGA) has argued that the government's proposed new eco-towns are being forced onto towns undemocratically, and have serious flaws.
Housebuilders are to come under more pressure to hit green targets in the near future as an independent body has been set up to guide businesses to producing greener goods.
Mortgage lender the Co-Op has become the latest in a line of lenders to alter their mortgage process, in light of the credit crisis.
Laing O'Rourke has finally been given the green light to begin work on Liverpool's new Stanley Park stadium.
Engineering company Bullivant has issued a statement refuting reports of mass redundancies at its firm.
Laing O'Rourke employees are facing another short wait until bonuses appear in their banks, it has been reported.