Britain will recover all the ground lost in the recession by July, three months earlier than expected, according to the British Chambers of Commerce.
(This corrected version of the story fixes first paragraph in Sunday story to indicate questioning is this week, not next week, on Tuesday).
A worker operates a weaving machine at the Momotaro Jeans factory in Kojima, Kurashiki, Japan. Economic output in the world's third-largest economy was weaker in the fourth quarter of 2013 than previously estimated.
Online music streaming company Spotify appears to be inching closer to an IPO that could value the Swedish company at several billion dollars.
US fruit supplier Chiquita has bought Irish rival Fyffes, creating the world's largest banana company. The pair of fruit distributors has struck a stock-for-stock deal which will give Chiquita and Fyffes shareholders 50.7pc and 49.3pc of the new company ...