Alarming report finds firms also losing an average of more than seven days a year on account of IT woes.
British Airways' parent company IAG understood to have paid around £50m for slots at London's second airport.
Bank of England says high street lenders could cope with combination of hard Brexit and global recession.
The companies said deal was unanimously approved by their boards and will close early next year.
Research from Citizens Advice finds women between 50 and 64 are the most likely to be affected by the issue.
MSD's investment would create around 950 jobs in high-skilled and high-value research roles, Clark said.
New audit by utility company points to 'hidden environmental menace' of water leakage.
Research points to low ranking for London, despite the highest raw number of co-working office spaces.
Italy's economic development minister says Rome has already spent €8bn to keep struggling airline afloat.
Just Eat, Halma and DS Smith set to be promoted to London's blue chip index when changes become effective on 15 December.
Sales of fake goods on Facebook has generated milions of pounds in revenue but social media giant has failed to take action.
Sports Direct founder says he will abstain from the vote but insists his brother should 'get paid' by the company
Workers walk out demanding better wages from the American online retail giant.
Maker of industrial components joins growling list of scandal-ridden Japanese companies.
Agency staff working for the airline told they could be summoned to fill rostering gaps at short notice if they don't meet targets.