The former chief executive of Zurich Insurance has committed suicide, the company said on Monday, less than three years after the company's chief financial officer also took his own life.
As the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries prepares to meet this week, representatives say there is little mystery about the outcome of the gathering: Any coordinated action on cuts is unlikely.
EasyJet is going to start rejecting passengers who arrive at airport security less than half-an-hour before departure, cracking down on those who make a last minute dash to their flight.
Jacob Rothschild's informal approach to take over Alliance Trust marks yet another twist in the tale for one of the UK's oldest and largest investment trusts, which has been beset with problems over the past five years.
Seagate has confirmed 70 workers will be affected by lay offs at its plant in Londonderry. The hard drive manufacturer says it will seek voluntary redundancies but has also confirmed compulsory lay offs are in the pipeline.