UK pharmaceuticals firm GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has scrapped plans to spin off its stake in ViiV Healthcare, the HIV drugs business.
J Sainsbury Plc increased the amount it's plowing into discounts this year, stoking a U.K. supermarket price war that caused the first profit decline in a decade.
It contains 16 initiatives ranging from an overhaul of Europe's on-demand TV services to improved online shopping. 15:01, UK, Wednesday 06 May 2015.
London Eye lit up with colours of political parties. UK services data has boosted the coalition ahead of the general election. Photograph: Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images for Facebook UK.
Imperial Tobacco Group Plc, the largest U.K. cigarette maker, reported first-half profit that beat analysts' estimates even as fighting in Iraq weighed on volumes.