The bosses of major City firms are to be made more accountable for their actions under proposals published on Wednesday, which could make them wait up to seven years for their bonuses and potentially be jailed if their banks fail.
Centrica has named Iain Conn, head of BP's refining division, as its chief executive, one of the most politically sensitive jobs in British business.
ITV Plc (ITV) Chief Executive Officer Adam Crozier said the U.K.'s largest commercial broadcaster doesn't plan to sell parts of its business.
Is the pasty and sausage roll falling out of favour with British consumers? Greggs, the bakery chain which is renowned for its hot savoury food, says an improvement in sales has been driven by the introduction of a new coffee blend and low-fat sandwiches.
(Adds GDP). MADRID, July 30 (Reuters) - Spanish monthly consumer prices fell at their sharpest year on year rate in July since October 2009, following a quarter in which economic growth hit its fastest since before the financial crisis, data showed on ...