Shell is to make $15bn (�10bn) of spending cuts and has warned the chancellor George Osborne that North Sea operations will remain in the firing line unless he can offer tax cuts.
Britain's retailers enjoyed healthy post-Christmas sales, according to a survey of the high street in January. A sharp fall in the cost of petrol, which has dramaticially improved disposable incomes, was credited with maintaining spending after the traditional ...
(Bloomberg) -- Germany's inflation rate turned negative in January for the first time in more than five years, aggravating a slump in consumer prices in the euro area.
Shares in McDonald's rose more than 3 per cent in pre-market trading on Thursday after the fast-food giant replaced its chief executive following months of flagging sales.
Retailer Argos is to open ten pilot digital stores in Sainsbury's that will aim to offer a broad range of general merchandise.