HSBC plans to slash almost 400 jobs after it announced more branch closures around the country as well as further cuts to its IT division to help bring down its costs.
A British Airways Airbus A380 lands at Heathrow airport. Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images. Angela Monaghan. Tuesday 24 January 2017 11.37 EST Last modified on Tuesday 24 January 2017 17.00 EST.
Donald Trump was sharply criticised by Native Americans and climate change activists on Tuesday after he signed executive orders to allow construction of the Dakota Access and Keystone XL oil pipelines.
15:30: The Footsie was holding onto gains, while Wall Street opened higher ahead of a splurge of earnings releases and President Trump's meeting with top car bosses.
Strong demand for flat-screen TVs boosted sales at Dixons Carphones beyond City estimates for the crucial Christmas trading season.