A cap on household energy bills is set to be included in the Conservative manifesto, a cabinet minister has said. According to the Sunday Times the plans could cut gas and electricity costs by �100 a year for 17 million families.
WOOLWORTHS could be making a comeback to the UK after closing its doors almost a decade ago. The retailer's former managing director Tony Page has admitted to making a plea to buy back the brand name, saying he believes it still has a future.
Becton Dickinson, the New Jersey-based medical technology company, has agreed a $24bn cash and shares deal to buy Bard, a healthcare equipment manufacturer, and will borrow heavily to finance the deal.