Decision on timing of Octopus’s takeover of collapsed energy supplier will be taken in court on Tuesday
LONDON (Reuters) -HSBC announced on Wednesday a possible sale of its New Zealand business and plans to close 114 branches in Britain, in the latest retrenchment by the bank as it strives to improve returns amid criticism from a top investor. HSBC once billed itself as the world's local bank and built a network of local banking units worldwide. Retail banking profits have also come under pressure worldwide from low-cost digital rivals that avoid the expense of running large branch networks.
Over 1,000 former steelworkers who were wrongly advised to give up gold-plated pensions are to receive £49m in compensation.
The global interest rate outlook is today in focus amid inflation figures in Europe and ahead of a key speech by Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell. Powell is expected to reiterate that the fight against inflation is far from over, fuelling expectations that policymakers will lift rates by another 0.5% in December. Today’s inflation reading for the eurozone showed a weaker-than-expected figure of 10%, down from the previous month’s record 10.6% as attention turns to the potential for European Central Bank to hike rates by at least another 0.5% next month.
Surging energy costs will leave the European Union unable to attract battery plants in a blow to its electric car ambitions, a top Volkswagen executive has warned.
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The global banking giant is closing 144 of its UK branches
Company must read out public notice to employees at Staten Island warehouse, which won vote to unionize in April
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Students in England will be hit even harder by the cost-of-living crisis than previously thought, according to The Institute for Fiscal Studies.
Continued growth and delivery on M&A pipeline Highlights of Q3 2022 Revenue of almost EUR 106 million, compared to EUR 84 million in Q3 2021, mainly driven by strong growth in the Platform segment. Adjusted EBITDA of over EUR 12 million, down by 30% compared to Q3 2021, primarily due to lower contributions from the Premium Games segment, with Q3 2021 positively impacted by the successful launch of the Habbo NFT project, which impacts comparability versus Q3 2022.Completed acquisitions of Madvert
Global Smart Cities Market Global Smart Cities Market Dublin, Nov. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Smart Cities Market by Focus Area, Smart Transportation, Smart Buildings, Smart Utilities, Smart Citizen Services (Public Safety, Smart Healthcare, Smart Education, Smart Street Lighting, e-Governance), and Region - Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The smart cities market is projected to grow from USD 511.6 billion in 2022 to USD 1024.4 billion
Avanti West Coast, which received £343m subsidy, had worst punctuality performance among train operators
Major players in the medical electronics market are Analog Devices Inc. , Texas Instruments Incorporated, STMicroelectronics, Mouser Electronics, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation, Semiconductor Components Industries, Digi-Key Electronics, Tekscan Inc.New York, Nov. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report "Medical Electronics Global Market Report 2022: Ukraine-Russia War Impact" - https://www.reportlinker.com/p06368529/?utm_source=GNW , First Sensor AG,
Members of the RMT union employed by private contractor Mitie will walk out on December 16, 18, 22 and 23.
Making good use of the comics, this turn-based strategy games gives players satisfyingly fiendish challenges – and room to chillax afterwards
The European Union set out plans on Wednesday to certify removals of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, while leaving key details to be worked out later - including how these removals will be counted towards EU climate change targets. The European Commission proposal, if approved by EU countries and lawmakers, would lay the groundwork for a government-approved certificate for carbon removals. Removals include carbon held in soils and forests, or CO2 sucked out of the air by technologies and stored underground or in construction materials.
TOULOUSE, France (Reuters) -Airbus has started developing fuel-cell engine technology, it said on Wednesday as it reaffirmed plans to introduce a hydrogen-powered commercial aircraft by 2035. The system is one of several options being considered for a potential zero-emission aircraft based on hydrogen, an effective and clean carrier of energy, Airbus said. It is the first time the world's largest planemaker has branched out into developing engine-related technology, but zero-emission project head Glenn Llewellyn said it would not necessarily go it alone if the system ended up being deployed.