Who would you back in the ferocious competition to serve the UK's army of online shoppers? A 500-year-old, partially-state-owned behemoth with a highly unionised workforce and a tough Universal Service Obligation.
iNVEZZ.com, Tuesday, July 22: Three of Britain's top banks will announce next week that they are setting aside over �1 billion in further provisions relating to the payment protection insurance (PPI) mis-selling scandal, according to a report by Sky News today.
A Pro-Russian rebel stands near the burnt Ukrainian army tank on the outskirts of Donetsk. Geopolitical concerns are worrying UK firms.
... * Credit Suisse CEO says "potential abuses" in the system. * CEO Dougan says Credit Suisse is working with regulators.
A picturesque village in West Sussex has become the first community in the country to successfully fight off an application by an energy company to explore for oil and gas, in a blow to the Government's hopes of a British fracking boom.