Dec 5 (Reuters) - British bus and rail operator FirstGroup is expected to appoint Aviva's John McFarlane as its next chairman, replacing company founder Martin Gilbert, Sky News reported.
AG Barr 544p+�. Questor says HOLD. Barr (A.G.). SOFT drinks maker AG Barr yesterday revealed that strong sales had continued throughout the last three months of trading.
DS Smith 311.1p+12.1. Questor says BUY. Smith (DS). DS SMITH, the recycled packaging group, has reported a strong set of results with profits up, debt down and investors enjoying a 28pc boost in the interim dividend.
Top foreign internet executives and software developers will find it easier to get a visa to work in the UK following changes to the immigration system designed to cement London's status as a technology hub.
RAIL fare increases in England will rise in line with inflation, meaning people in Scotland using cross-border services will see prices go up 3.1% next month instead of the planned 4.1%.