FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - The European Central Bank will pour another half-trillion euros ($579 billion) in newly printed money into the eurozone economy to support its recovery as the currency union heads into what could be a tumultuous election year ...
Sports Direct chairman Keith Hellawell has lambasted critics of the sportswear firm, saying an "extreme political, union and media campaign" has damaged its reputation.
Volkswagen was forced to recall nearly half a million cars from the US market last year over the scandal. Photograph: Bloomberg via Getty Images.
House prices picked up pace in November and will keep rising in the months ahead, but a slowdown in activity next year will hurt the economy, according to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Rics).
By striking one of the biggest infrastructure investment deals in Britain in years, Australian investment bank Macquarie has underlined its status as global heavyweight in the sector.