Directors at the collapsed engineering giant Carillion were too busy “stuffing their mouths with gold” to worry about the workers and should face the possibility of disqualification, according to a scathing report by MPs. Photograph: PA

British MPs have demanded the big four accountancy firms be referred to competition authorities for potential break-up following the collapse of gover(...)

A Carillion sign is removed from a crane in London after the UK construction and outsourcing group announced its liquidation in January 2017. Photograph: Daniel Sorabji/AFP/Getty Images

When the construction and outsourcing firm Carillion hurtled headlong into insolvency in January, it was one of the biggest corporate collapses ever s(...)

Two out of three ain’t bad: Ivanka Trump and former chief executive of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Linda McMahon talk tech jobs. Photograph: Al Drago/Bloomberg

Image of the week: Tech comes out the valley “First daughter” Ivanka Trump, officially an “assistant” to the US president, is sitting next to profess(...)

The group is one of the companies building the HS2 London to Birmingham rail line and employs more than 40,000 people worldwide

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority is investigating the outsourcing and construction group Carillion over financial statements it issued in the run-(...)