Ryanair chief executive Michael O'Leary during the company's AGM in Dublin on Thursday. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA. Ryanair · Nils Pratley on finance.
French businesswoman and billionaire Liliane Bettencourt, whose family founded L'Oreal and still owns the largest stake in the cosmetics giant, has died aged 94, her daughter says.
Two environmental protesters are spending a night on a port gantry after a protest targeting VW diesel cars being delivered to the UK from Germany.
UK public sector borrowing is at its lowest level since the financial crisis, the ONS revealed this morning, giving chancellor Philip Hammond more wiggle room to ease austerity measures in his November budget.
Rio Tinto will return to shareholders the proceeds of selling a chunk of its Australian coal business via a $2.5 billion share buyback.