BP is closer to restoring its operations and reputation in the US after agreeing a deal with environmental protection authorities that it will enable the oil firm to bid for new drilling rights in the Gulf of Mexico.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will get a Miami television station as it breaks long-standing ties with the former Washington Post Co.
The Federal Trade Commission has opened a formal investigation into Herbalife's operations Wednesday, pushing shares of the nutrition and weight loss company sharply lower.
Chevron plans to increase its oil and gas production by 20 percent by 2017, but most of the growth will be abroad, in part because U.S. policy isn't "pro-development," CEO John Watson told CNBC's "Closing Bell" on Tuesday.
The ratio of women to men in management-level positions has stagnated and, at the current rate, it will take 75 years for there to be equal numbers of men and women at the top level.
The union representing Rolls-Royce managers has blamed the company's "bonus culture" for the string of bribery and corruption scandals dogging the company.
The Manchester family behind the fast-growing Boohoo.com are now one of the richest in the country after selling a £240m stake in the website.
The Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal has deepened after US authorities accused the carmaker of installing defeat devices into luxury sports cars including Porsches.
Ryanair on Monday said it expects to post annual profits at the upper end of its forecast range as fuller-than-expected planes lift passenger numbers.
Marks & Spencer has belatedly jumped on to the retail loyalty card bandwagon with its new Sparks offering, which rewards customers with in-store events, fashion previews and early access to online sales.