Tate & Lyle issued its third profit warning in a year earlier this month, but analysts believe the worst may be over, and the company could even be a £4.4bn bid target for US group Bunge.
Amazon's drone delivery plans appear to have been shot down by U.S. regulators, who have proposed new rules that would require operators to keep the flying machines in their line of sight.
Supermarket chain Tesco could shed up to 10,000 jobs with posts being axed at head office, through store closures and a dramatic change in the way remaining supermarkets are run.
British engineering group Rolls-Royce experienced its first fall in sales in a decade last year and warned that its performance in 2015 would be worse than previously feared owing to low oil prices.
AIG on Thursday posted quarterly profit that fell short of Wall Street expectations as adjustments to its workers' compensation business weighed on revenue.
Contract workers at New York’s John F Kennedy airport took strike action on Thursday morning despite a recent letter sent by their employer warning of possible consequences including termination.
The French oil group Total has unveiled plans to cut 180 jobs in the UK, reduce refinery capacity and slow spending on North Sea fields after it crashed to a $5.7bn final-quarter loss.
United Airlines has cancelled the reservations of thousands of customers who took advantage of a pricing glitch to save thousands of pounds on first class tickets.
A corruption scandal in Sweden centred on extravagant corporate perks and private jets has now cost the jobs of seven senior executives.
Heads of many of the country's largest companies have rallied around Britain's "stay" campaign, according to a report in The Times.
Key oil industry figures have called on the chancellor to use next month’s budget to prop up the North Sea oil industry after a collapse in investment.
Credit ratings agency Standard & Poor's is formally acknowledging what Warren Buffett watchers have known for years: Berkshire Hathaway has transformed itself from an insurance holding company to a full-fledged corporate conglomerate.