Nov 29 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The Times UK home secretary Suella Braverman is looking to resurrect a list of designated "safe" countries, from whose citizens asylum claims are largely regarded as unfounded and will be fast-tracked for removal.
July 28(Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE opened 0.6% higher on Thursday. * SHELL: Shell SHEL.L reported a second-quarter profit of $11.5 billion, smashing its previous record just three months earlier. * SCHRODERS: Schroders SDR.L on Thursday reported a 1% rise in assets under management in the first half. * BAE SYSTEMS: BAE Systems BAES.L named Cressida Hogg as its next chair on Thursday.
July 28(Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening higher on Thursday, with futures FFIc1 up 0.2%. * AUTOS: British car production rose 5.6% in June from a year earlier, as supply chain snags began to ease and zero-emission vehicles saw a record month, an industry body said on Thursday. * ENERGY: Britain's National Grid said there could be periods where electricity supply is tight this winter, given uncertainty over supplies of Russian gas to Europe, but that it expects to be able
By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS, June 8 (Reuters) - Britain on Wednesday lost its court challenge against an EU order to recover millions of euros from the London Stock Exchange LSEG.L , ITV ITV.L and other multinationals that benefited from an illegal exemption in a UK tax scheme. The Luxembourg-based General Court rejected the UK arguments and backed the European Commission's 2019 decision issued prior to Britain's withdrawal from the European Union.
April 28 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index .FTSE is seen opening higher on Thursday, with futures FFIc1 up 0.73%. * BARCLAYS: Barclays BARC.L put share buyback plans on hold due to scrutiny by U.S. regulators of a trading blunder it announced last month, piling early pressure on new CEO C.S. Venkatakrishnan. * GLENCORE: Miner and trader Glencore GLEN.L lowered its 2022 production outlook on copper, zinc and cobalt after operational challenges and COVID-related absenteeism in the first quarter
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