Global business outlook has fallen to a five-year low, according to October's Markit Global Business Outlook Survey. Optimism among 6,100 companies in the world's largest economies fell steeply.
BERLIN (Reuters) - German business sentiment rebounded in November, breaking a streak of six straight declines, in a sign that Europe's largest economy may be gaining some momentum again after narrowly avoiding a recession in the third quarter.
Royal Mail can expect harsh criticism from communications watchdog Ofcom when it publishes its annual update on the postal service next month, according to media reports.
The Russian economy could plunge into a fresh recession, Anton Siluanov, the country's finance minister, has warned. "We are losing around $40bn [�26bn] per year due to geopolitical sanctions and we are losing some $90bn [�58bn] to $100bn [�64bn] per ...
1 of 2. A British Airways airplane flies past a signage for pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) in London April 22, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Luke MacGregor.