British-based bank Standard Chartered is to appoint senior International Monetary Fund executive Jos� Vi�als as its next chairman.
Britain's economy expanded at a good pace in the three months leading up to the EU referendum, according to data on Wednesday.
McDonald's says it will create 5,000 new jobs by the end of next year, taking its total number of employees in the UK to 115,000.
Is Britain's economy sliding into recession? The short answer is that no one knows. Uncertainty, however, is no excuse for ducking important decisions and the Bank of England must decide what to do about Brexit next week.
Due to come online in 2018, Flamanville will be the biggest nuclear reactor in the world. Photograph: Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP/Getty Images.