Keeping up the fire metaphors, the programme is called "MatchBook".
Tax avoidance is now endemic, with companies and the wealthy often paying derisory amounts of tax. Public anger has so far met with hollow rhetoric, handwringing and vested interest rationalisations. Robust steps to stamp it out are needed.
Carl Packman asks if we can be comfortable living in a country where Wonga makes millions.
Forget the motivational media campaigns - Tina Amirtha explains what it's really like to be a female engineer in a male-dominated profession.
Spend! Spend! Spend!
Let's stop pretending it can.
Is coming out to your father really the same as shooting him in the heart?
A "flawed" directive.
Why non-alcoholic beer could be a golden market in the UK’s capital.
“It was so clearly intended to take a bite out of employment protection that most employers said they didn’t believe it was desirable”.
Applications are up 32 per cent year on year.
Business quote of the day.
Trying to distract itself from the financial crisis.
How do you get a call centre to do anything for you that involves change, or taking responsibility? Robert Skidelsky and Nan Craig on the downsides of our overdependence on a service economy.
The Co-operative Group announced today heavy financial losses due to problems with its banking division. We answer five questions on the Co-op’s current financial woes.
What losses have the Group recorded?
And is fuelling a whisky renaissance.
No convincing plan as yet.
"The problem is global and endemic. Nobody has clean hands."
New low against the dollar today.
Wall Street's "fear gage" up 40 per cent.
Why is no-one talking about predictive care?
Michael O’Leary on Ryanair/Aer Lingus controversy: "Bizarre and manifestly wrong".
There weren't too many winners.
The arguments for HS2 are getting left behind by new technology.
Another Russian divorce case.
London's major new transport project is inaccessible to thousands for a saving of just 0.2 per cent of its budget.
The Mayor of London's left his stamp on the city. But how much will we thank him for it down the line?