The strongest brand in European train travel has reached the end of the line. The Rail Europe name is to be erased by Christmas – just as horizons for British train travellers are being expanded with a new Paris-Barcelona high-speed service.
Shares of Royal Mail rallied in early trading after half-year profits more than doubled to £233 million, as the newly-privatised postal operator benefited from strong demand for online shopping.
The Government is "considering" more sales - which would be a disaster
Side effect of property scheme is £400m gain in stamp duty this month
The ‘low hanging fruit’ of government assets considered worthwhile privatisation candidates were sold long ago
Documents revealed that those requesting between £750 and £10,000 will each receive a flat 227 shares worth £749.10
A City stockbroker has said the Royal Mail £3.3billion sell off could have been underpriced by up to 80 per cent.
The number of private individuals applying for shares in the newly privatised Royal Mail has reached 700,000, the Business Secretary Vince Cable has announced.
When is the earliest private investors can sell their shares?
Thousands of schools close as staff members protest Michael Gove’s refusal to open dialogue on pay, pensions and workload
New clashes are a continuation of major occupation protest in February this year
Industrial action - the latest in a wave of regional strikes - has been organised by two of England's biggest teaching unions
Chief Constable Adrian Lee says intoxicated people should be taken to a cell and charged for care in the morning
TUC gives support to unions trying to save the Royal Mail from privatisation
Pressure is building for co-ordinated industrial action on pay, jobs and conditions as workers are caught in the “eye of a storm”, the TUC conference in Bournemouth was told on Sunday.
Unions and campaign groups stage protests at nearly 50 railway stations as fares increase by more than inflation for 11th year running