Chancellor George Osborne yesterday received a boost ahead of his emergency summer budget as official figures showed a better-than-expected improvement in the UK's public finances.
Amazon says it is investing heavily in new business, which is suppressing profit. Nonetheless it will pay tax on sales in UK - a backdown on its previous position.
Bank officials plan to examine the potential impact of a No vote on the City and financial markets. Photograph: David Pearson/Rex Shutterstock.
Banks are bracing for hundreds of millions of pounds in new claims for foreign exchange manipulation from class-action lawsuits triggered by last week's vast market rigging fines.
Big Tobacco is pushing back against Europe's effort to remove the marketing allure from smoking. Philip Morris International and British American Tobacco, two of the world's biggest tobacco companies, sued the British government over new rules, starting ...