LONDON, Jan 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Britain needs
to build 3.1 million new homes in the next 20 years to solve its
housing crisis, a commission set up in the wake of London's
Grenfell Tower disaster said on Tuesday.
Activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP on
Monday called on Dollar Tree Inc to sell its
underperforming Family Dollar business and proposed replacing a
majority of the board after revealing a stake in the U.S.
World Bank Group President Jim
Yong Kim unexpectedly resigned on Monday, more than three years
before his term ends in 2022, amid differences with the Trump
administration over climate change and the need for more
SoftBank Group Corp will inject
another $2 billion in WeWork Cos Inc this year, bringing the
Japanese conglomerate's total investment in the office space
provider to more than $10 billion, according to two people
familiar with the matter.