Similar schemes have worked in Germany and US but critics fear more ‘zombie’ businesses
Head of advertising giant says he would be 'in favour' of extra taxation for the wealthy
Retailer warns investors they might see their stakes wiped out due to a high level of debt
Antony Jenkins becomes CEO the day after SFO announces investigation into Barclays over Qatar funding
Land Registry says average UK house prices have risen but figures are propped up by London
Mistrust in disgraced banking giants is revealed by new survey
Borrowers face further rate rises as Santander blames the increased cost of banking
Man United, Liverpool and Arsenal in favour of more regulation as Uefa rules kick in
US investigating RBS Iran transactions following Standard Chartered’s $340m settlement
Companies may work together on EPL coverage from 2013 to take on BSkyB
A street vendor in Kabul sells balloons to a group of Afghan children. Although the economy in Afghanistan has shown some signs of improvement since the fall of the Taliban in 2001, low wages and unemployment remain challenges for the government.
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