Amazon.com Inc. reported a significantly wider loss in the third quarter, despite a 20% boost in sales, as the company's many investments continued to weigh on its bottom-line.
The economic malaise enveloping the Eurozone is having a drag on UK manufacturing, with factory export orders falling at the fastest rate since January 2013 in the three months to October.
Oil prices bounced off multiyear lows Thursday on signs of demand growth and news that Saudi Arabia cut its supply to the market in September.
Cuadrilla's plans to frack for shale gas in Lancashire have suffered further delay after council planners requested an extra two months to consider its proposals.
The SFO is paying �6m compensation to Vincent Tchenguiz after a botched raid in a now collapsed investigation relating to the 2008 banking crisis.