The FTSE 100 firm’s operating profit climbed to £2.53 billion and it announced plans that could see it invest up to £40 billion over the next decade.
Billionaire Anders Holch Povlsen has been named as the richest man in Scotland for the second year running, the Sunday Times Rich List revealed.
In April, sales north of the border went up by just 0.3% last month once inflation was taken into account, the Scottish Retail Consortium said.
Gas leaked out of four water chillers, according to environmental body Sepa.
Europe had faced expectations of a winter energy catastrophe after Russia cut off most supplies of natural gas to the continent.
US firm Apollo Management said it would not be making an offer for Aberdeen-based Wood Group, just two days before the deal deadline.
The finance leaders’ talks laid the groundwork for a summit of G7 leaders in Hiroshima next week.
Tensions with China and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine loomed large over talks in Niigata.
The impasse over spending risks leaving the US government unable to pay for teachers and medical care for veterans.
Sutherland Spaceport will be home to the rocket company Orbex.
The decision comes a day after the US Federal Reserve also approved a quarter-point increase.
EIS-Fela members will not enter students’ marks into college systems as part a dispute over pay.
The inflation rate in the eurozone rose to 7% in April.
The 20 countries that use the euro currency picked up speed in the first quarter after zero growth in the last three months of 2022.
HSBC UK and housing charity Shelter have announced a new partnership to support the financial health of people and communities.
The investors are contesting an order by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority that wiped out billions in higher-risk bonds.
The wireless and fixed-network equipment maker reported net profit of 342 million euros (£300 million) for the January-March period.
US senators said some accounts linked to Nazi Germany were open until just a few years ago.
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