TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's industrial output fell in February at the fastest pace in eight months due to declines in production of machinery, cars and electronics in a worrying sign that domestic demand could be faltering.
Sports Direct is responsible for employing nearly one in every five workers in the retail and wholesale sector on a zero hours contract, official data suggests.
An investigation has been launched into fears pension pot details belonging to millions of people are being sold and ending up in the hands of criminals.
FINANCIAL BACKING: Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne speaks at the Conservative Party's spring forum in Manchester, northern England, on Saturday.
ALLIANCE Trust chief executive Katherine Garrett-Cox, who is fighting attempts by an activist investor to shake up the Dundee-based firm's board, is in the running for a prestigious award.