The European competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, is expected to block the sale. Photograph: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images.
Police searching for a missing woman have arrested a 42-year-old man on suspicion of murder. Natalie Hemming, aged 31, from Newton Leys, Milton Keynes,was reported missing to the police shortly after 4pm on Tuesday by a relative.
In a move aimed at hampering cash transactions by terrorists, drug dealers and money launderers, the European Central Bank on Wednesday announced an end to the €500 bank note, worth roughly $760.
The median salary earned by a UK worker is �27,600 - but, including a generous bonus, that more than triples at the nation's best-paying employer.
Banking giant Barclays is selling shares worth 12.2% of Barclays Africa Group as it moves to drive down its stake in the lender. The bank said it is selling 103.6 million shares, with South African state pension fund Public Investment Corporation (SOC ...