There were Christmas shopping bargains galore on Amazon’s website over the weekend … for about an hour.
EDF, one of the UK’s big six energy suppliers, could be in line for a £1bn windfall each year for three years from its existing coal and nuclear power stations under a controversial government-designed auction which starts on Tuesday.
Johnson Controls CEO Alex Molinaroli saw his annual bonus get cut by 20 percent as punishment for an affair with an employee of a consulting firm.
SeaWorld Entertainment chief executive officer Jim Atchison is stepping down from his post, the embattled company announced on Thursday.
BP is to spend $1bn (£636.8m) on making hundreds of job cuts over the next year in response to the continued slump in global oil prices.
Battered supermarket group Tesco has warned that profits will be substantially lower than expected, its fifth profits warning in 12 months.
As showbusiness, the public accounts committee’s latest session on tax avoidance worked splendidly.
Hayley Parsons, the entrepreneur who founded the opera-singer-fronted price comparison site Go Compare at her kitchen table eight years ago, will bank nearly £44m after insurance group esure said it would buy the 50% of her business it did not already own.
Drug giant Merck said it will buy Cubist and a slate of medicines administered in the hospital setting, many for bacterial infections, for about $9.5 billion, for $102 a share in cash.
The Starbucks Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room megastore that opened in Seattle on Friday is just the beginning, said CEO Howard Schultz.