Manufacturing grew at its sharpest pace in eight months in March, figures yesterday showed, but separate data flagging a decline in UK productivity could raise fresh concerns about the sustainability of the wider recovery.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - HSBC Holdings Plc is making progress toward cleaning up its operations, after reaching a $1.92 billion settlement of charges related to money laundering, but has not done enough, the U.S.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - At least four people died after a fire broke out on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico early on Wednesday, leading to the evacuation of 302 workers, Mexican state-run oil company Pemex said.
The Greek prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, called a special session of parliament to brief lawmakers on the course of recent troubled negotiations with bailout lenders to overhaul cost-cutting reforms.
Wind output has jumped 16 per cent year on year and now provides more than enough to power all of Scotland's homes, according to WWF Scotland.