Severe winter freezes in the UK may become rare, because of the warming effect of climate change, wa
Boston researchers have found that drugs used to treat blood pressure and heart disease may cut the
The UK government will back a private member's Bill which attempts to force tanning salons to cater
Google said it will not accept China's censorship of search results and may pull out of the country
A new website catering to funeral service providers and consumers has been launched this week.
UK's energy regulator Ofgem foresees a looming threat to the country's gas supplies. It has warned t
McAfee will now provide security for Facebook, according to an agreement signed between the security
Sony Ericsson Mobile's former president Miles Flint will be Skype's new chairman.
German automobile maker Mercedes unveiled its next-generation CLS prototype at the Detroit auto show
The CEE Special Situations Fund will buy toxic assets in Central and Eastern Europe. This fund was l
China's fourth-largest car maker, BYD Auto, plans to become the world's largest car maker by 2025, e
General Motors (GM) has stated that it will sell its Swedish brand Saab, only if the buyer has a lon
The CR-Z, Honda's new hybrid car, premiered at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit
Soft drink company Coca-Cola donated £1m to cane farmers in the Great Barrier Reef.
Spanish banking group Santander may bid for the branches of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and Nor
Lipton was the biggest buyer of African teas in 2009, according to the latest report from African Te
California's pork rind seller Rudolph Foods has issued an allergy alert on some of its products.
UK banks are prepared to pay the one-off tax on bonuses levied by the Treasury, rather than reduce t
Cadbury experienced profits in 2009, as it opposed a hostile takeover from US food company Kraft.
Stephen Hester of the Royal Bank of Scotland, Eric Daniels of the Lloyds Group, and Gary Hoffman of
The White House has announced it may impose a levy on banks to help bridge America's widening defici
The Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has called for ending the era of universal banking. He said t
In a development that will bring New Year cheer to the recession-hit UK economy, retailers have repo
Germany will stick to its goal to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by 40 per cent by 2020
The UK has awarded 32 GW of offshore wind contracts to nine consortiums
Britain's National Grid issued its fourth warning this month that gas demand might exceed supply
British Petroleum (BP) ousted Royal Dutch Shell as Europe's largest oil company by market value sinc
Don Thompson will be the new President and Chief Operating Officer of McDonald's Corporation, the Ch
The biotherapeutic company AvidBiotics and sanitation and pest control supplier Ecolab have agreed t