Striking PCS staff at the government's Business, Innovation and Skills office in Sheffield are picketing the building as they wait an imminent decision on whether it will be closed and the jobs moved to London.
Shares in Daily Mail and General Trust fell nearly 9 per cent after its newspapers suffered a sharper than expected decline in advertising revenues during the first half.
Debenhams has appointed an Amazon executive to replace its outgoing chief executive as the department store focuses on the growth of its online sales.
Ingredients maker Tate and Lyle has posted flat sales but a boost to profits, as the company best known for Splenda sucralose sweeteners begins its recovery after a torrid 2015.
Consumer complaints about payday loans tripled over the last financial year and those about packaged accounts more than doubled, new figures reveal.