Rupert Murdoch and his son James have spent years cobbling together a pay-TV empire stretching from Manchester to Munich to Milan, but the family's ambition of bringing it all under one roof foundered after a 2011 phone-hacking scandal that tarnished the ...
Shares in Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) have jumped after the bank said it expects pre-tax profits to double to �2.65bn for the first half of the year.
LONDON (Reuters) - British support services and construction company Carillion (CLLN.L) made a bold move to capitalise on its successes with a possible 3 billion pound ($5.1 billion) merger with infrastructure firm Balfour Beatty (BALF.
LONDON (Reuters) - Vodafone (VOD.L) reported another big quarterly drop in its main revenue measure, as weakness in South Africa and Spain offset stabilization elsewhere in Europe, and said a broader improvement is not expected until later in the year.
Vince Cable said taxpayers faced a multimillion-pound compensation bill because of administrators' failure to consult employees about redundancy.