British engineering giant Rolls-Royce will pay �671m to settle corruption cases with UK and US authorities. The UK's Serious Fraud Office (SFO) found conspiracy to corrupt or failure to prevent bribery by Rolls-Royce in China, India and other markets.
Currency market action grabbed the headlines as sterling enjoyed its best day against the dollar in years after Theresa May, UK prime minister, offered some much-needed clarity about the country's future relationship with the EU.
Deliveroo has said it will increase its staff by a third when it opens a new London head office later this year. The UK-based food delivery company is the latest tech firm to expand in the capital, planning to hire more than 300 "high-skilled, high ...
Taxes will have to rise by �30 billion a decade to keep pace with the costs of an ageing population, an official report warned yesterday.
With smoking in mature markets in decline but volumes in many emerging markets on the rise, British American Tobacco's $US49.4 billion deal with America's second biggest cigarette maker suggests a company with money to burn.