LONDON (Reuters) - Royal Bank of Scotland chief Ross McEwan faced a fresh management headache on Wednesday as the surprise departure of Finance Director Nathan Bostock created a senior vacancy as the group attempts to navigate through a period ...
Britons are spending 7 per cent less each week than before the financial crisis, including a fifth less on transport, as they adapt their lifestyles to lower wages and higher rents and energy costs.
FirstGroup has rejected pressure from a US investor to sell-off its North American bus business in a bid to boost shareholder value.
Sir Howard Stringer, the Welsh-born former chief executive of Sony, is to join the BBC's executive board. Sir Howard, who has dual UK and American citizenship, spent 30 years working for the CBS channel in the US before joining Sony in 1997.
Representative Paul Ryan, a Republican from Wisconsin, left, speaks as Senator Patty Murray, a Democrat from Washington, looks on during a news conference at the U.S.