Hewlett Packard is to cut jobs at a number of UK sites in the new year, according to union leaders. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA. Hewlett Packard (HP) has announced plans to cut more than 1,100 UK jobs at the start of next year.
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Royal Mail today said it had avoided damaging strike action by 155,000 of its staff over Christmas after reaching an eleventh-hour agreement with unions over pay and pensions.
Peter Sands is the chief executive of Standard Chartered. Andrew Cowie/Agence France-Presse - Getty Images Peter Sands is the chief executive of Standard Chartered.
Whitelee windfarm near Glasgow. Onshore wind will for the first time get lower subsidies than future nuclear power stations. Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA.