This week's news that Tesco is dumping CEO Philip Clarke - just days before he was to celebrate his 40th anniversary at the group - leaves me with mixed emotions.
Facebook Inc. reported Wednesday that profit more than doubled and revenue topped estimates for the ninth straight quarter due to strong mobile ad revenue.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's factory activity expanded at its fastest pace in 18 months in July as new orders surged, a preliminary HSBC survey showed on Thursday, the latest indication that the economy is picking up as government stimulus measures kick in.
A plan to defuse a �mortgage debt timebomb� when interest rates rise is published today amid warnings that 2.3m households could struggle with their repayments.
There WAS a 4.7% fall in GlaxoSmithKline shares yesterday as the pharma giant warned on earnings. The firm, which has a major manufacturing site at Montrose, revealed a 22% drop in core operating profits to �2.94 billion in the first six months of the year.