Energy firms SSE and Npower scrap merger plan

Energy firm SSE offers abandoned its intent to merge with rival Npower, a deal that could have created the UK’s second-biggest energy provider. Both explained last month they might have to renegotiate the offer, which usually has been removed by the regulator, due to the government’s fresh price...

Takeda and Shire shareholders back £46bn drugs takeover

Japanese drugs huge Takeda’s £46bn ($59bn) takeover of Irish pharmaceuticals company Shire is passed by both units of investors. The purchase, the largest with a Japanese organization, propels Takeda into the planet’s top 10 set of biggest pharmaceutical drug companies. Shire shareholders...

YouTube top earners: The seven-year-old making $22m

The estimate simply by Forbes publication found that Ryan of Ryan ToysReview pipped Jake Paul by simply $500,000 for the 12 months to Summer. Videos will be posted virtually all times and a single advertising a green large secret egg putting Ryan’s encounter offers got more than a million places seeing...

Virgin Atlantic in talks to rescue Flybe

Flybe and Virgin Atlantic possess confirmed they may be in conversations approximately a customer or nearer alliance. The move uses cash-strapped Flybe put by itself up for sale previously this month. The Exeter-based local airline declared that Virgin was “one from the parties” it is often in...