Council bosses are urgently updating their parking meters today after it emerged they were not ready to accept the new �1 coin. The new �1 currency officially came into circulation on Monday to the delight of collectors.
About 10,000 personal and professional investors in the supermarket group Tesco have had a pleasant surprise. They have been told they are probably eligible to share in an �85m compensation pot, plus interest.
Coca-Cola says the incident at its bottling factory in Lisburn, Co Antrim, was an isolated one. Photograph: Coca-Cola/PA. Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company.
A new 12-sided �1 coin enters circulation on Tuesday, as it starts to edge out the old "round pound" after more than 30 years.
Tesla Inc. got a vote of confidence from Chinese Internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd., whose purchase of a 5 percent stake boosts Elon Musk's ambitions to get his mass-market Model 3 electric sedan to buyers this year.