Greece's new left-wing finance minister says his government will not negotiate over the Greek bailout conditions with the "troika" team from the EU and IMF.
... * Shares rise as much as 150 pct, valuing company at nearly $2 bln. * Daniel Meyer's 21 pct stake worth about $390 mln at high.
Qatar has become the biggest shareholder in British Airways in a deal which has raised fears over security. The gas-rich Middle Eastern state has bought a �1.15billion slice of IAG, which owns BA and Iberia.
So much for the growth boom. Friday's report that the economy grew only 2.6% in last year's fourth quarter was disappointing, not least because it would have been worse without the fillip for consumers from falling oil prices.
We know there are a record number people in work, we also know that the average worker is feeling poorer than they did six years ago, as pay hasn't kept up with rising prices.