Shell dropped a bombshell on investors after warning that fourth quarter profit will be "significantly" lower than last year, blaming low production, high exploration costs and continuing problems with refining.
Economic View: The only comparable region in terms of overall spending is Scandinavia
David Phelan discovers how to survive a Las Vegas trade show
Ed Davey believes a continent-wide network of underground electricity cables could slash bills
The immigration chief in Calais has said the UK has created "a magnet for illegal immigrants."
Ryan Giggs as national treasure is a hard bubble to prick. The eulogies rained down on Friday on the occasion of his 40th birthday. The celebration of such a landmark, uncommon for an active footballer, is no place for the dissenting voice. But what about the day after? Is this the time to reflect more critically on the career of a Manchester United great?
A leading stress expert has alleged working conditions in one of the company’s warehouses combines 'all the bad stuff at once'
Britain was meant to have sunk by now – and the developed world along with it. But the good thing about the future is you don’t know what it will bring
A Quora thread asking 'What’s the worst part about working at Google?' has provided fascinating insights into the world's most ambitious tech company
Economic View: It is not only boring snoring to go around saying there is no recovery. It is plain wrong
Unions react with anger as the Department of Health says it cannot afford staff 1% pay increases
Smartphone maker BlackBerry has said it plans to cut 4,500 jobs after losing nearly $1bn (£620m) in the third quarter of this year.
It may be the excuse long-suffering commuters have been waiting for, as new research suggests that working fewer hours each week can be good for your health, protect the environment and even boost the economy.
Detailed study shows inconsistent impact of climate change on weather across Europe
The Bank also held the scale of quantitative easing unchanged
Yes, the new railway will go faster; but the reason to build it is not just speed – it is capacity