Asda, the UK's second largest retailer, is facing a mass legal action by women who work in their stores. The women claim they are not paid the same as male workers in the distribution warehouses - despite their jobs being of "equivalent value".
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's top share index was set for its strongest week since August despite dropping on Friday, when airlines and hotel stocks were hit by news that a New York City doctor had tested positive for the Ebola virus.
TSB Bank will consider making acquisitions to fuel growth, as it plans to open an additional 30 branches over the next few years. Paul Pester, chief executive of the �challenger� to the large high street lenders, said TSB had the infrastructure to support a much ...
... * Euro zone recovery has stalled, leaders have few options to act. * Italy, France want more spending room despite EU budget rules.
LONDON (Reuters) - Pharmaceutical firm Shire (SHP.L) raised its guidance for full-year earnings on Friday, lauding its strong prospects as a standalone company after AbbVie Inc (ABBV.