A rocket mission to put a new spacecraft in orbit for London-based Inmarsat has been declared a success. The Russian Proton vehicle ejected the satellite high above Papua New Guinea in the early hours of Saturday (GMT).
British gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 0.3 percent between the first quarter and the second quarter of 2015, unrevised from the previous as well as the first estimate that was published a month ago, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) disclosed a $4.48 billion stake in oil refiner Phillips 66 (PSX.N), rebuilding a bet it had made in the energy industry before oil prices fell.
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left the door open Saturday for a Fed rate increase in September, saying the factors that have been keeping inflation below the central bank's target level have likely begun to fade.
UTV, the Belfast-based media group, made a pre-tax profit of �1m in the first half of 2015 compared to �10m in the same period last year.