Whitbread has poached a top banker to become its head barista as it picked Lloyds' head of retail, Alison Brittain, to succeed Andy Harrison as chief executive of the Costa Coffee to Premier Inns group.
China's top economic planning agency approved plans for private investors to build and operate over a thousand projects in the country as it tries to stem the slowdown in the economy.
Households' confidence in their spending power took a step backwards in April in the run-up to the general election, a report has found.
In the continuing battle between European and American tech companies, score one for Europe. In a move that could put pressure on its rivals to follow suit, Amazon will start paying taxes in a number of European countries where it has large operations, ...
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is highly unlikely to take major steps to shut off the grey or black market on its online platforms without an effective reason to do so, according to an industry expert.