... * New company will have 20 million customers. * Will pay in cash, debt, TV stake, share placing. * Murdoch likely to use proceeds to pursue Time Warner.
LONDON (Reuters) - British lenders who focus on the domestic market outperformed a slightly negative FTSE 100 index on Friday after strong results from Royal Bank of Scotland and solid economic growth data.
Three administrators from Deloitte have been referred to the accountancy regulator by the Insolvency Service over their part in the collapse retail chain Comet.
(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc's heavy investment in content and technology to fight off deep-pocketed rivals is proving to be more costly than many had expected, raising fears that operating earnings will be remain under pressure indefinitely.
LONDON - The British telecom giant Vodafone reported an eighth consecutive quarterly decline in revenue on Friday, but said that performance in its European operations was starting to improve.