NEW YORK (AP) - Fresh off buying the nation's fourth-largest chain of car dealers, billionaire investor Warren Buffett says he expects to buy more dealerships even as a robust auto market makes showrooms more expensive.
Sales of Scotch whisky, one of the nation's bestselling exports, have fallen 7pc to �3.95bn in 2014, according to new figures.
Hewlett-Packard Co has lodged a claim in London against Michael Lynch and a former colleague for damages of about $5.1 billion over their management of Autonomy, the company it bought in 2011.
THE CHIEF executive of Kingfisher denied yesterday that the younger generation had fallen out of love with DIY, even as the home improvement chain announced the closure of one in six stores across the UK.
Tidjane Thiam has had an eventual five-and-a-half years at the helm of Prudential . Inheriting the chief executive's job from Mark Tucker in 2009, he set about spearheading the aborted $35.5bn (�23.9bn) takeover of AIA (HKSE: 1299-OL.