Telephone a restaurant requesting a good table and you may be told that all are excellent, only to be seated in an undesirable location known to insiders as Siberia. Call a hot venue and you’ll be lucky even to get in.
Tesco Plc, Britain’s largest retailer, said annual profit rose 9.1 percent as sales increased in the U.K. and at the Homeplus unit in Korea.
Google Inc. faces a probe by European Union antitrust regulators for allegedly discriminating against competing services in its search results and for stopping some websites from accepting rival ads.
A car used by Google Inc. to collect data for its Street View mapping service was inspected yesterday, less than a week after France’s privacy regulator criticized the program’s resumption.
If a visitor to the U.K. asked you which London restaurant is currently best, what would you say?
With just weeks left until the London 2012 Olympics start on July 27, chefs and restaurateurs are divided on what the Games will mean for business.
"We expect the turnaround process at Tesco to be protracted and painful."
- Sam Hart on Oct 23, 2014