... * FTSE 100 falls 0.7 pct after record closing high on Thurs. * Weir Group jumps on bid speculation. * Thomas Cook up after Fosun buys stake.
The dollar pushed to a new 11-year high against the euro on Friday, after a strong U.S. jobs report solidified market expectations for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates around midyear.
Vodafone has became one of the first companies in the world to offer all female staff at least four months' maternity leave, whatever the local legal requirements.
In this Feb. 6, 2015 photo, U.S. Marine Corps Veteran Arlington Robertson, of Fort Lauderdale, left, hands his resume to an Internal Revenue Service Special Agent, at the annual Veterans Career and Resource Fair in Miami.
Royal Bank of Scotland provoked fury last night after handing out lavish bonuses - including an �859,000 windfall to its former boss.