Commuters pass along London Bridge as Tower Bridge stands beyond during the morning rush hour in London. Photographer: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg.
Technology giant Hewlett-Packard plans to cut more than 1,100 jobs at a number of UK sites in the New Year, according to union leaders.
Simon Fagan, chief commericial officer Aer Arran; Sheila Gilmore and Fiona Cummins, both Aer Lingus Regional; at Shannon Airport as an independent entity as Aer Lingus Regional, operated by Aer Arann, announced 100,000 seats and 20 jobs.
Eurotunnel is to be allowed to continue to offer ferry services from Dover after it won an appeal against a Competition Commission ruling.
Problems in South Korea and weaker global markets have forced Standard Chartered to warn that its ten-year growth spurt will end this year.