Reckitt Benckiser's planned spin-off of its pharmaceuticals division adds to a dizzying range of deals in the pharmaceuticals and consumer healthcare sectors this year as groups look to boost shareholder value by ramping up their strongest businesses and ...
... * Russia to appeal "politically biased decision". * Lawyers say it will be hard to enforce the award. * Ruling comes amid East-West rift over Ukraine.
Supermarket chain Wm Morrison is to appoint former Tesco finance director Andrew Higginson as its next chairman. Morrisons could announce that it has hired Mr Higginson, who left Tesco in 2012, as soon as Tuesday.
Fracking and shale gas exploration has drawn vehement opposition from UK environmental groups and local communities. Photograph: Christopher Thomond for the Guardian.
Sterling is �overvalued� and this may hamper efforts to rebalance the British economy, the International Monetary Fund has warned the Chancellor.