AstraZeneca has received a double boost after publishing promising data on a key experimental lung cancer pill while a rare eye cancer treatment moved a step closer to regulatory approval in the US.
Aircraft engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce has secured its largest order in a £6.1bn ($9.2bn) deal with Emirates airline.
Oil equipment provider Schlumberger on Thursday said it would cut an additional 11,000 jobs, which brings the total number of cuts to 20,000.
Morrisons is to cut more than 700 head office jobs in a sweeping clearout by its new boss that will reduce staff at the grocer’s Bradford site by nearly a third.
BP and Rio Tinto, two of the largest companies on the London Stock Exchange, will come under fire on Thursday over their environmental record at their annual meetings.
Eurostar’s revenues fell in the first quarter of 2015 as ticket sales faltered after the Paris terror attacks and disruption from a fire in the Channel tunnel.
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Tesco is close to ridding itself of a fleet of corporate jets that came to symbolise the strategic missteps at Britain’s biggest retailer, with the final aircraft set to be handed back next month.
Aubrey McClendon, a founder and former chief executive of Chesapeake Energy, died in a fiery single-car crash Wednesday, a day after he was charged with conspiring to rig bids for oil and natural gas leases.
Keith Hellawell has vowed to continue as chairman of Sports Direct in a snub to shareholders and campaigners calling for his head after the retailer’s relegation from the FTSE 100.
The chairman of Rolls-Royce has insisted the engineering group will not be broken up despite appointing the chief operating officer of ValueAct, the activist US investor, to its board.