Royal Bank of Scotland has become the latest firm to curb its exposure to Russia, as the EU and US impose tough sanctions on Moscow for its role in the conflict in Ukraine.
(Adds Reuters instrument code for Airbus). * Q2 operating profit 380 million euros, up 55 percent. * Confirms 2014 outlook. * To trim winter capacity by around 3 percentage points.
Lloyds raised the tantalising prospect of a dividend for its 2.7million long-suffering shareholders even as a �1.1billion charge for misconduct decimated its profits.
The head of International Airlines Group, Willie Walsh, has apologised for ongoing baggage handling problems at Gatwick airport which has seen thousands of holidaymakers stranded without luggage.
Waitrose's controversial strategy of giving out free coffee and newspapers to its upmarket shoppers as it cuts prices has contributed to a �profit warning� issued by the employee-owned group following a �period of unprecedented investment� in its grocery ...