Hitachi, UK say no decision taken on British nuclear project

LONDON/TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Hitachi (6501.T) has yet to decide whether to proceed with its trillion yen (£7.2 billion) nuclear project in Britain and talks with the government are continuing, the company and government said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: A logo of Hitachi Ltd. is pictured at the CEATEC JAPAN 2017 (Combined Exhibition of Advanced…


Parliament security boosted ahead of Brexit vote

Image copyright PA Image caption Met Police commissioner Cressida Dick has faced calls to tighten security Security around Parliament is to be increased in the run-up to Brexit, amid concern about the harassment of MPs.The speakers of the Commons and Lords met Metropolitan Police chief Cressida Dick on Thursday, days after Tory MP Anna Soubry…