Two of the world's largest energy groups, Royal Dutch Shell and ConocoPhillips, have set out plans for billions of dollars worth of cuts in their investment programmes in response to the plunge in crude prices.
Britain's retailers enjoyed healthy post-Christmas sales, according to a survey of the high street in January. A sharp fall in the cost of petrol, which has dramaticially improved disposable incomes, was credited with maintaining spending after the traditional ...
The UK's benchmark government borrowing rate touched a historic low of 1.396 per cent on Thursday morning, as the ripple effects of central bank action in the face of low inflation spread worldwide.
From those �scary� Happy Meals to the recurring �pink slime� questions to the cheap shots at vegetarians - neither consumers nor investors are lovin' what's been going on at McDonald's Corp.
The changes include slashing the number of Avios - the frequent flyer points currency used by both BA and Iberia - awarded for flying on discounted tickets.