Oil slumped on Wednesday as expectations that Opec will cut production faded following dovish remarks by cartel kingpin Saudi Arabia, which could signal the beginning of a price war.
1 of 5. European Commission President, Luxembourg's Jean-Claude Juncker arrives to address the European Parliament to present a plan on growth, jobs and investment, in Strasbourg, November 26, 2014.
Postal deliveries to suburbs and rural areas face an �existential threat�, the Royal Mail warned yesterday, as �cherry picking� by rivals leaves a nationwide service financially unviable.
The headline figures from the second estimate of GDP growth from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) in the third quarter of 2014 were pretty unremarkable.
A multi-million pound pay package that would make Helge Lund, incoming chief executive of BG Group, one of Europe's best remunerated oil bosses has run into fierce opposition from shareholders, who are threatening to vote against the deal within days.