John McDonnell has claimed the financial crises has left Britain’s economy dangerously unprepared for the fourth industrial revolution.
Sports Direct board members have discussed a possible merger between Debenhams and House of Fraser, a company director has revealed.
Sports Direct chairman Keith Hellawell has said he will step down from the company, ending a controversial nine-year tenure in the role.
Galliford Try’s annual profits surged 145% as the company recovered from hefty charges linked to major infrastructure projects a year earlier.
Energy giant SSE has warned half-year profits will tumble 50% after suffering the effects of higher gas prices and dry, still and warm weather.
Pub company JD Wetherspoon is to increase its range of drinks from UK and non-EU producers from later this month, it has announced.
House of Fraser has apologised to customers after cancelling all orders placed online.
Asda has notched up another rise in quarterly sales, but the speed of growth was pegged back by the timing of Easter.
The management at BHS made unreasonable and optimistic assumptions about the retailer’s future ahead of its doomed sale to a serial bankrupt, the accountancy watchdog has said.
Alex Salmond has been dropped from plans for a takeover of the newspaper group which publishes the Scotsman and the i, it has emerged.
Shares in Cobham have plunged after the defence and aerospace group revealed a £40 million hit and said Boeing is withholding payments amid a spat over the aircraft giant’s US tanker programme.
GlaxoSmithKline has announced a major restructuring programme that will see the company slash £400 million in annual costs in an effort to bolster research spending.
Bankers, lawyers and PR firms are poised for a bumper £339 million pay day if Comcast triumphs in its takeover bid for broadcaster Sky.
The FTSE 100 put in a lacklustre performance at the end of the week as Donald Trump turned up the heat on the US trade war with China.
US stocks skidded on Monday as investors grew concerned that technology companies could be pulled into the broadening trade dispute between the US and China.
City blackbirds live longer but are less healthy than their country counterparts, a study has found.