Senior News Feature Writer at the Evening Standard, with business focus. Author of Ausperity, Entrepreneur + Guide to Uni Life.
30 January 2015 01:04 AM
The chairman of Royal Mail, who once claimed that its £1.5m-a-year chief executive was underpaid, has announced his departure just 15 months after the postal operator’s bruising privatisation.
29 January 2015 03:08 PM
The South Korean electronics giant now makes more profit from semi-conductors than mobiles
28 January 2015 01:33 AM
British Airways’ owner, International Airlines Group, looks to have won its battle to buy Aer Lingus, after the Irish carrier’s board recommended a sweetened €1.36bn (£1bn) takeover bid.
23 January 2015 01:09 AM
The boss of Royal Mail expects rival parcel-delivery companies to disappear amid intense competition, claiming “there’s too much capacity” and that the current low prices are unsustainable.
17 January 2015 12:08 AM
The low oil price meant that gas and electricity firms stuck to their tariffs
13 January 2015 12:09 AM
Full-to-capacity Heathrow saw airlines using bigger jets to fly more passengers
24 December 2014 12:05 AM
Shares in Thorntons slumped 22 per cent to 92p yesterday after the chocolate maker struck the first retail profit warning of the festive period.
19 December 2014 11:56 PM
The company's problems stem from its admission in July 2013 that it had charged the Government for tagging thousands of criminals who were dead
19 December 2014 01:07 AM
One of the Government’s biggest franchises under its flagship rail contracting scheme, the Thameslink line into St Pancras, ran just over half of its trains on time in the past month – triggering commuters to petition for change.
13 December 2014 12:17 AM
Britain’s water companies have been forced to cut bills by an average of 5 per dent over the next five years and spend an extra £44bn to improve services.
9 reasons Greece's experiment with the radical left is doomed to failure
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
Have we reached 'peak food'? Shortages loom as global production rates slow
Greece elections: Syriza and EU on collision course after election win for left-wing party
British grandmother Lindsay Sandiford faces execution by firing squad in Indonesia
Liberal Democrat minister defends comments suggesting immigration causes pub closures
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