The Royal Bank of Scotland is expected to commit itself to its Irish business this week after a surprise turnaround in the taxpayer-backed bank's operations in the country.
A record five million workers are now in low-paid jobs, according to a new report, sparking calls for Government action to help tackle the problem.
Tesco Plc (TSCO)'s departing Chairman Richard Broadbent said yesterday that he wanted to draw a line under a miserable year for the U.K.
LONDON, Oct 25 (Reuters) - British holidays and airline company Monarch has been acquired by investment firm Greybull Capital which will pump 125 million pounds ($201 million) into the company as it turns itself into a budget airline.
Britain's number two and three drugmakers burnished their strength as independent companies on Friday when Shire reported record quarterly results and AstraZeneca won backing for an important new cancer drug.