The pharmaceuticals giant AstraZeneca was rocked by a shareholder rebellion yesterday when almost 40 per cent of its investors failed to back executive pay at the group.
The BBC has suspended its membership of the CBI because of the business organisation's formal links to the No campaign, it emerged last night.
Satya Nadella, Microsoft's new chief executive, set out on Thursday to make it clear that anyone who still thought of Microsoft as just a struggling PC company was mistaken.
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Barclays Bank PLC (BARC.L) will pay $280 million to Fannie Mae (FNMA.OB) and Freddie Mac (FMCC.OB) to settle claims that it sold them faulty mortgage-backed securities during the housing bubble, a U.S.
Manuel Valls, France's new prime minister (left), said the socialist government was �attentive to jobs, technology and decision-making centres�.