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.
Lloyds Banking Group said fundraising will support Crisis to develop and launch a new not-for-profit lettings agency.
Apollo Management made a fifth takeover approach for Wood Group earlier this month worth 240p a share in cash.
The STUC released data covering workers in health, education, local government, the fire service, transport, and telecoms.
The country’s Special Criminal Court handed National Bank of Slovakia governor Peter Kazimir a fine and a two-year suspended sentence.
It brings the total of Barclays branches closing this year to 73.
The high street brand has plans to shut 73 locations in total this year.