British Steel to be sold to Chinese firm Jingye

The news comes after the steel company, which directly employs around 5,000 people, collapsed into insolvency in May after months of financial pressure

Turkish army pension fund in exclusive talks to buy British Steel

The full transfer is expected to take place before the end of the year

Government loans £120m to British Steel to pay EU carbon bill

It has stepped in to purchase the necessary carbon credits on behalf of the company

British Steel seeks £100m from government to pay EU carbon bill

The move has been prompted by Brexit uncertainty