DUBLIN, March 10 (Reuters) - U.S. fruit distributor Chiquita Brands International Inc is to buy Irish rival Fyffes Plc in an all-stock deal valued at $526 million to create the world's biggest banana supplier.
London - Britain's economy will overtake its pre-recession peak by the summer of this year, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said on Monday.
In October, Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England, responded to the currency-manipulation claims by ordering a �full examination� of internal records.
Customers at nine bank and building societies will soon be able to pay people using a mobile phone number. A new service called Paym - pronounced "Pay Em" - was unveiled on Monday by the Payments Council.
Living in a city is becoming increasingly less affordable, as house prices recover, a report has found. On average, homes in British cities now cost 5.8 times the typical local salary, according to the research by Lloyds Bank.