(Adds futures, company news items) Feb 23 (Reuters) – Britain’s FTSE 100 index is seen opening 4 points
higher, or up 0.05 percent on Thursday, according to Financial spreadbetters,
with futures up 0.08 percent ahead of the cash market open. * The blue-chip FTSE 100 index ended up 0.4 percent at 7302.25
points, as Lloyds reported its highest annual profit in a decade and
Unilever promised a far-reaching review. * BARCLAYS: Barclays reported a surprise increase in its core
PARIS, Feb 23 (Reuters) – France’s number one telecoms group
Orange is not planning to buy Vivendi’s
pay-TV Canal Plus, chief executive Stephane Richard said on
American lawmakers are mounting efforts to tighten the government's scrutiny on surging Chinese investment in the US which they feel could be a threat to the nation's security.
Superstar Salman Khan's next film after Kabir Khan's 'Tubelight' happens to be Ali Abbas Zafar's 'Tiger Zinda Hai'. The film brings back the magical jodi of Katrina Kaif and Salman Khan on-screen.
The Rawalpindi Express added that the Pakistan Cricket Board had saved Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif from life imprisonment.
Feb 23 (Reuters) – British American Tobacco, the
second-largest international tobacco company, reported a slight
increase in full-year cigarette and tobacco sales volumes on