Black Friday shoppers in the US were in less of a flap this year than usual, as earlier store opening took a bite out of the time for Thanksgiving turkey and helped ease the pressure on the traditional one-day rush.
Asda's Black Friday sale in Wembley, London, was 10 months in the planning. Extra TVs, toys and tablets had been bought specifically for the event.
LONDON, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- Two generation firms were fined 39 million pounds (about 62 million U.S. dollars) for failing to meet environmental targets, the British energy watchdog Ofgem announced on Friday.
House price growth has slowed for the third consecutive month to its lowest in nearly a year. Prices rose at an annual rate of 8.5 per cent in November compared with the same month last year, down from 9 per cent recorded last month.
A round up of some of the week's most significant corporate events and news stories. Coca-Cola and SABMiller unveil African bottling deal.