China's economic problems are "unlikely" to derail plans to raise interest rates in the UK, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has claimed.
Rolls-Royce confirmed last night that it was co-operating with Brazilian authorities investigating alleged bribery in the country's state oil company Petrobras.
An office worker looks at the FTSE 100 index, which lost 6.7% during August, its worst performance since May 2012. Photograph: Lauren Hurley/PA.
Business Secretary Sajid Javid has ordered an investigation into the "abuse" of tipping in restaurants. This follows reports that some restaurant chains are regularly holding back some or all of the tips meant for their staff.
Passengers are facing overnight delays at the Port of Calais following a fresh protest by former workers of a dissolved ferry company.