The anti-fracking protest camp in Salford, where energy company iGas built a vertical test well. Photograph: Christopher Thomond. Ministers will give the go-ahead on Monday for a big expansion of fracking across Britain that will allow drilling in national parks ...
LONDON - The British consumer goods company Reckitt Benckiser said on Monday that it would seek to spin off its pharmaceutical business to existing shareholders.
Former majority owners of Yukos Oil Co. won a landmark $50 billion ruling against Russia for the confiscation of what was once the nation's largest oil producer and now face another lengthy legal battle to claim their award.
Ryanair defied the gloom around the airline sector on Monday, reporting a strong first quarter and lifting its full-year profit forecasts, while cautioning against �any irrational exuberance�.
Confidence in the housing market has tumbled to its lowest level in at least three years amid fears of over-inflated prices and a potential rises in interest rates.