Many customers claimed they were unable to access current transactions, wages being paid into accounts and other payments. 3:10pm UK, Thursday 12 December 2013.
Talks on the sale of Bord G�is Energy re-started in earnest early this week when advisers to both the company and its owner, the State, sat down with the three suitors whose offers the Government rejected last month for being too low.
The billionaire retailer Mike Ashley is tangled in a dispute with adidas after the German sportswear manufacturer refused to supply the Chelsea kit to Sports Direct next season.
The HS2 high-speed rail project is "essential" for the UK's future and the potential gains "significantly outweigh" any risks, MPs have said.
European financial watchdogs have sounded the alarm over the risks consumers run by using virtual currencies such as Bitcoin, which has fluctuated between $340 and $1,240 in the past week.