Boris Johnson's plans for a new four-runway airport in the Thames Estuary have been categorically dumped by the Government-backed Davies Commission.
In an email to Tesco staff Dave Lewis spelled out priorities including tackling heavy market-share losses in the UK, but promised not to take hasty decisions.
... * Says Libor, FX probes could expose HSBC. * Fears a substantial fine could hamper dividend growth. * Sells his fund's entire stake in HSBC (Adds detail on other sellers of HSBC, context).
Manufacturing in Yorkshire continues to see positive growth, despite UK-wide figures showing a slowdown in the industry. While expansion in the sector has slowed in recent months, research suggests Yorkshire manufacturers may be outperforming similar ...
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