A pedestrian passes jobseekers waiting outside an employment center before opening in Madrid. Joblessness fell to 23.7 percent in the three months through September from 24.5 percent in the previous quarter, Spain's national statistics institute INE said in ...
LONDON - Lloyds Banking Group may cut as many as 9,000 jobs, or about 10 percent of its work force, and close some branches as part of a reshaping of its business for the digital age, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Tesco Plc (TSCO) Chairman Richard Broadbent will leave after the U.K.'s biggest supermarket company said accounting irregularities started before this year and will continue to impact profit in the second half.
The Hague: Dutch food and cosmetics giant Unilever on Thursday posted a third quarter drop in sales down 2.0 percent, blaming a slowdown in emerging markets, particularly in China.
PARIS (Reuters) - French spirits maker Pernod Ricard (PERP.PA) on Thursday forecast modest profit growth in its current financial year after improving demand in Asia helped sales beat forecasts in the first quarter.