British American Tobacco on Friday launched a vast $47-billion bid for full control of Reynolds American, as it seeks expansion into the United States -- the second largest market after China.
Online gambling companies who are refusing to pay up or are preventing players to collect their winnings are to face a probe, the competition regulator has said.
Bombardier has launched another massive round of jobs cuts that will see 7,500 staff go - 10pc of its global workforce - in the second such move in eight months.
London's house price growth is expected to halve by the end of the year while cities outside the South East continue to see prices accelerate, according to a new report.
The pound came under pressure again as the EU summit continued today, sliding below the $1.22 mark. British Prime Minister Theresa May this afternoon said that Brexit negotiations would take time and that she was ready for some "difficult moments".