Alphabet logo BTIM Corp. raised its stake in shares of Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) by 23.4% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC.
It is estimated that Africa will have 572m smokers by the end of the century. Photograph: Bernhard Classen/Alamy. Jamie Doward. Saturday 6 February 2016 14.52 EST Last modified on Saturday 6 February 2016 17.01 EST.
George Osborne, the chancellor, has been called upon to clarify when banks might use costs relating to misconduct and regulatory payments to offset their tax bills.
ASDA is to sell 'wonky' vegetables at its Canterbury store in a bid to support farmers, it says. The boxes, which will be filled with mishapen potatoes, carrots and cucumbers in season, as well as knobbly peppers, cabbages, onions, leeks and parsnips.
Google claims to have no “permanent base” in the UK, despite having offices in London and Manchester that employ thousands. Photo: Penson/Rex Features.