Rail chief apologises for ‘lousy’ service

Freight investment ‘will slow’ if regulators tighten rules to curb returns

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Carolyn McCall: Flying high at easyJet

Initially seen as an outsider, the airline’s chief executive has won over staff and investors

Icahn helps to choose new Hertz chief

John Tague takes the wheel in the midst of accounts investigation

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China chooses German partner to build mobile driving network

Operating system could generate big profits

Virgin Google Glass

The ‘smart airports’ checking in apps and beacons

Terminals are catching up with passengers’ devices

Network Rail draws damning criticism

Operator censured over late trains and projects

Gatwick hits back at runway critics

Airport chief responds to comments by easyJet and British Airways

China rail group signs $12bn Nigeria deal

CRCC to build 1,400km railway in biggest Chinese overseas contract

Disaster shames operator and politicians

Public loses patience with squabbling parliamentarians and revelations of corporate malfeasance

ICAP moots tie-up with Howe Robinson

Shipbroking business is reshaping amid excess freight capacity

Royal Mail will struggle to deliver

Parcels growth story that fuelled demand for shares looks shaky

Uber seeks boost from Washington recruits

Former officials are finding opportunities in Silicon Valley

Uber offers perks to US drivers

Discounts part of move by ride-hailing app to retain contractors

Uber tries to head off privacy criticism

Group faces questions on how employees access individuals’ data

Uber chief on the defensive over ethics

Car-hailing service faces questions after executive remarks on targeting critics

Businesses in India need fiscal certainty

Selective levies have deterred overseas companies

UK Mail halves profits after writedown

Group says result was ‘satisfactory’ in spite of impairment charge from underperforming business

EasyJet questions Gatwick expansion

No-frills airline reports 21.5% rise in annual profit to £581m

HS2 chairman threatens 2016 walkout

Sir David Higgins fears next government may not back his vision

Monarch’s ex-owner warns of hard times

Fabio Mantegazza fears for future of travel airline business


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