Chancellor George Osborne yesterday received a boost ahead of his emergency summer budget as official figures showed a better-than-expected improvement in the UK's public finances.
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has expressed its concern over the potential purchase of the K-Y Jelly brand by Reckitt Benckiser (RB) from Johnson & Johnson, saying that the price of sexual lubricant could slip to new highs.
NEW YORK U.S. stock investors have been enjoying an extended period of low volatility and steady gains, but with the Federal Reserve on track to raise interest rates this year and major indexes near records, the market could get a bit choppier in coming ...
Paul Sakuma, Associated Press - Ap FILE - In this April 17, 2014, file photo, Philip Morris' Marlboro cigarettes are on display at a market in Palo Alto, Calif.
Nationwide building society's chief executive Graham Beale is to retire next year after reporting record profits of �1.2billion, rising market share at the expense of the banks, and a �500m planned investment in its branch network.