Sir Martin Sorrell's WPP has reported headline profits up by 10% to �769m in the first half of the year. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA.
Governments are trying to encourage drug companies to come up with new antibiotics. Photograph: Simon Rawley/Alamy. Sean Farrell. Wednesday 24 August 2016 04.07 EDT Last modified on Wednesday 24 August 2016 04.18 EDT.
Former BHS boss Dominic Chapell has been banned from driving for six months for speeding. Chappell told a court he would struggle to afford taxis to London to face the three investigations he is currently under for the collapse of BHS.
There is some office space now. There is a structure. But so far it involves more of a to-do list than even a plan about a plan. 07:15, UK, Wednesday 24 August 2016.
HONG KONG, Aug 24 (Reuters) - Asian stocks edged lower on Wednesday as strong U.S housing data overnight increased the chances of an interest rate increase in coming months, prompting some investors to take profits, while oil prices slipped after a ...