Council bosses are urgently updating their parking meters today after it emerged they were not ready to accept the new �1 coin. The new �1 currency officially came into circulation on Monday to the delight of collectors.
About 10,000 personal and professional investors in the supermarket group Tesco have had a pleasant surprise. They have been told they are probably eligible to share in an �85m compensation pot, plus interest.
Coca-Cola says the incident at its bottling factory in Lisburn, Co Antrim, was an isolated one. Photograph: Coca-Cola/PA. Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company.
The world's most advanced coin joins the UK market on 28 March, with a billion already struck and ready for use - a handful of which could be with a mint.
Chinese investment group Tencent Holdings - which is involved in a range of ventures from social media and ecommerce to mobile games - has revealed its latest holding: a stake in US electric carmaker Tesla.