Britain's embattled fraud-busting agency has suffered another humiliating reversal with the abrupt collapse of its �40m bribery case into Victor Dahdaleh, the businessman and Labour Party donor.
A plan to privatise the way the Ministry of Defence buys defence equipment has been scrapped, costing millions of pounds of taxpayers' money.
A top Bank of England policy maker has called for a revival in the market for bundled-up debt in Britain, saying it need not be the �bogeyman� it was during the financial crash and that it could play a role in boosting flows of credit to small businesses.
Mary T. Barra, who was named the next chief executive of General Motors on Tuesday, visited The New York Times in November and talked with reporters and editors.
An A380 Superjumbo from EADS. The company will rebrand itself as Airbus Group next year, but will also cut jobs. Photo - Bloomberg.