David Cameron summons telecoms bosses Coalition pushes for concessions from all major mobile and fixed line telecoms companies to keep price inflation under control.
BT returns to mobile phone business with EE deal More than 10 years after selling off O2 network, BT to offer 4G smartphone connections bundled with broadband, landline calls and pay TV in bid for edge over BSkyB.
BT has ‘near monopoly’ on rural broadband say MPs Government mismanagement means plans to roll out superfast broadband in hard-to-reach areas are in chaos, says report.
BT chief executive takes aim at ‘publicity seeking’ tax committee Margaret Hodge’s public accounts committee has attacked firm for demanding subsidies to build rural broadband networks.
George Osborne’s high-speed broadband plan ends in vouchers Chancellor’s scheme to spend £150m on broadband infrastructure has been scaled back following legal challenges.
BT is offering me a higher pension now in return for lower increases in future. How do I get the best advice on what to do? I am a pensioner and my former employer, BT, has offered me a higher pension in exchange for receiving lower pension increases in the future. I have never heard […]
Ian Livingston’s annual earnings have risen to £8.5m after a 50% rise in BT’s market value in the last year BT chief executive Ian Livingston’s annual earnings have risen to £8.5m, boosted by a rise in the company’s share price which will also see 1,000 managers share windfall payouts averaging £120,000. Having overseen a 50% […]
• Man Utd’s sluggish revenues• BT’s sporting gamble• What is Co-op’s raison d’etre?• Stuart Rose off to a flyer Contrary to some reports, Manchester United’s New York-listed shares did not plunge on Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement. They ended the week 2.7% lower than they started it – that’s next to nothing. But they should have […]
Central bank action, reasonable economic data and upbeat company results continued to support the market Leading shares rose for the seventh day in a row on Friday, with the FTSE 100 index closing above 6600 for the first time since October 2007. A combination of central bank action, reasonable economic data and upbeat company results […]
BT broadband customers get its three sports channels for free, so is it worth switching and what will you pay? BT has announced that its broadband customers will get free access to its three sports channels from 1 August. What sport will be available? BT is offering three channels – BT Sport 1, BT Sport […]