Citymapper has dropped plans to become a bus company and will instead attempt to take on Uber as a private hire taxi operator in London after the popular mapping start-up was granted a licence from London’s transport authority on Tuesday.
Fiat Chrysler chief executive Sergio Marchionne received €10.9m last year in pay and bonuses, as well as a €29m share award for targets hit over the past three years, the carmaker’s latest annual report shows.
While the European Commission’s confidence indicator is still close to its highest level in seventeen years, on Tuesday a flash estimate pointed to a sharper fall this month than any analyst polled by Thomson Reuters predicted.
The Royal Bank of Scotland stands accused of “certain widespread inappropriate treatment of SME customers” that “should also be considered to be systematic”, according to the key findings of a contentious report finally published in full by the Treasury select committee.
Robert Mueller, the US special counsel, has charged Alex Van Der Zwaan with making false statements to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The move is the latest in Mr Mueller’s investigations following his appointment to examine possible Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Walmart shares were poised for their worst day in more than two years with billions of dollars wiped off its market valuation, after the world’s largest retailer served up disappointing quarterly results.
A European digital tax “is happening” and Brussels is ready to “lead by example” to “push global partners to act” to resolve the “deep schism between where digital profits are generated and where they are taxed (if at all).”
A deal among global producers to cut supplies was working to bring down excess inventories but the “job is not yet complete”, the UAE’s energy minister said as he seeks to extend energy co-operation beyond 2018.
Russia’s foreign ministry says that “several dozen” Russian and former USSR citizens were wounded in a US air strike in Syria, the first official indication that a sizeable contingent of Russian mercenaries may have clashed with the US-led coalition.