Category: Business

Sage of Omaha backs plan to develop North Sea gas fields

Sage of Omaha backs plan to develop North Sea gas fields

A North Sea oil and gas minnow which has faced big funding challenges has won backing from famed US billionaire Warren Buffett for a pioneering plan t ...
Global shares ease ahead of Fed test, dollar hits two-month high

Global shares ease ahead of Fed test, dollar hits two-month high

Global shares eased on Monday and the dollar hit a two-month high against a basket of currencies as markets counted down to a likely cut in U.S. inter ...
Lloyds, Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland set to unveil £8.8bn profits in the week ahead

Lloyds, Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland set to unveil £8.8bn profits in the week ahead

Three of Britain’s biggest banks are expected to book almost £9billion in profits this week despite revenues being hit by a mortgage price war. Llo ...
Primark takes on landlords in push for rent cuts

Primark takes on landlords in push for rent cuts

Primark is pushing for rent cuts in a bid to bring its costs in line with high street rivals that have used insolvency proceedings to slash payments t ...
Brexit could spell end of Ellesmere Port plant, says Vauxhall owner

Brexit could spell end of Ellesmere Port plant, says Vauxhall owner

The French carmaker that owns Vauxhall, PSA, could pull all production from Ellesmere Port in Cheshire if Brexit makes the British factory unprofitabl ...