Tuesday July 21, 2015
British postal firm Royal Mail has reported flat quarterly revenue as an improvement in parcels trading on the back of longer opening hours and a drive to win business with retailers was wiped out by a sharp fall in letter volumes.
Monday July 13, 2015
The Eircode postcode system has been launched today, with every house in Ireland getting a unique seven-digit identifying code.
Thursday June 11, 2015
Britain has raised £750m by selling half of its 30% stake in Royal Mail, it said today.
Thursday June 04, 2015
Britain will start selling its remaining 30% stake in postal operator Royal Mail, which is worth about £1.5bn, as part of a drive to fix the budget deficit, finance minister George Osborne has said.
Thursday March 19, 2015
Shares in online car marketplace Auto Trader Group rose more than 16% on their debut in London after Britain's largest ever private equity-backed listing.
Thursday January 29, 2015
Ulster Bank is believed to be speeding up the sale of the lender's remaining Irish loans as the UK parent decides to cut its losses and wind up its toxic loans unit early.
Thursday January 22, 2015
Royal Mail said group revenue for the nine months to December 28 rose 1%, marking a slowdown from the half year.
Thursday December 18, 2014
Shares in Britain's Royal Mail should have been sold at a higher price when the firm was privatised last year, but the lost revenue was lower than previous estimates, a government-commissioned report concluded.
Wednesday November 19, 2014
Britain's Royal Mail more than halved the expected growth rate of its UK parcels market for the next two years,
Wednesday October 22, 2014
A gunman shot and killed a soldier guarding the National War Memorial in the Canadian capital Ottawa and was then killed when he entered nearby parliament buildings chased by police.