Rolls-Royce urged to accelerate cost cuts

Largest shareholder wants core aerospace business targeted

Puerto Rico set for debt default

Territory fails to make $58m bonds payment, says governor

Illycaffè sells €70m bond to fund growth

Italian family business adapts to rapid industry consolidation

Uber faces the ‘last 1bn person market’

Taxi app is arming itself for tough fight in India against local competitor Ola

Rightwing militia puts Kiev in its sights

Leader of Right Sector battalion turns on Ukraine’s president

Mobile phone group EE will broadcast the FA Cup final between Aston Villa, above, and Arsenal live over its 4G network

Top English football clubs lose lustre

Premier League teams struggle to close sale deals

Stephen Hester

Hester to strengthen hand as Zurich circles

RSA chief aims to show turnround efforts bearing fruit

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Firechat Man looking at mobile phone

Banks must adapt to digital, study warns

More than 25% of global population to use mobile accounts by 2019

Australia’s speaker exits over scandal

Bronwyn Bishop forced to resign after misusing taxpayer funds

Honeywell landed with debt-ridden pension funds

Company acquires two unrelated schemes in deal for Elster

Lasting damage of third-party misconduct

Groups’ share prices drop on average 2.6% after penalties

Comment & Analysis

Nederland, Amsterdam, 2015 Ralph Hamers CEO ING
foto; Herman van Heusden
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Ralph Hamers, ING: Down-to-earth digital

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