Sports Direct is caught up in a new row with Adidas after the German sports brand refused to supply the retailer with Chelsea's new kit.
The TUC suggests the gap in pay between men and women has reached 15.7% and calls for tougher action on companies. 11:27am UK, Thursday 12 December 2013.
Lloyds Banking Group has been fined �28m for "serious failings" in relation to bonus schemes for sales staff. The Financial Conduct Authority said it was the largest fine that it or the former Financial Services Authority had imposed for retail conduct failings.
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John Wood Group Plc (WG/) fell the most in 2-1/2 years in London after the U.K. oil-services provider said results have been worse than expected in Oman this year and profit at its engineering unit is seen weakening in 2014.