Construction workers in Sacramento, Calif., have a new kind of boss: A drone.
Paddy Power and Betfair say their merger will bring together two distinct but complementary brands that have both used eye-catching advertising to lure punters.
The boss of McDonald’s in the UK has defended the company’s continued use of zero-hours contracts for about 80,000 employees in the fast food chain’s British restaurants.
RSA Insurance has accepted a provisional £5.6bn bid from its bigger rival Zurich, following a month of manoeuvring by the two companies.
BHP Billiton posted a significant fall in profit in the face of a painful commodity price rout as it warned that the slowdown in China's economy would likely mean further volatility for markets.
Uber has been blocked on China’s most popular messaging app WeChat, as the battle between taxi-apps in the country heats up.
Workers crying at their desks.
It has weathered storms of controversy over sexy adverts that bordered on porn and accusations that its flamboyant founder sexually harassed his young employees, but in the end money, not sex, has proved the undoing of American Apparel.
California prosecutors have amended a complaint against popular ride-sharing service Uber to include poorly managed background checks that permitted drivers with convicted murder and sex crimes to drive for the company.
The world’s biggest oil producers will huddle in Doha on Sunday in a rare off-scheduled meeting where discussion about what they can do to staunch the continued global surplus of crude oil that’s weighed on prices for nearly two years.
Banks, miners, energy groups and building materials specialists are among companies in shareholders’ sights as discontent mounts over exorbitant pay deals for boardroom bosses.
BP’s board didn’t see it coming.