Nearly 2,000 Tesco workers have been told their jobs are in jeopardy after the chain named 43 supermarkets that are to shut in a shake-up aimed at reviving the company's finances.
McDonald's has named UK-born Steve Easterbrook as its new chief executive and president after Don Thompson stepped down amid falling sales.
Companies allegedly linked to African criminals, fraudsters and money launderers have been given tens of millions of pounds of taxpayers' money, a report has found, as the full scale of the UK's foreign aid folly emerged.
The creation of London's newest financial district began with a phone call by the then prime minister Margaret Thatcher to Canadian developer Paul Reichmann, telling him he was the only developer in the world �who could do Canary Wharf�.
Facebook reported fourth-quarter profits of $701m (�462m), a 34% increase on the same period a year ago. Advertising revenue grew by 53% to $3.59bn, with nearly 70% of that coming from mobile ad sales.