Royal Mail PLC (RMG.L)
22 Sep 2017
Sept 5 Britain's Communications Workers Union (CWU) will ballot more than 100,000 of its members working for Royal Mail Plc over industrial action, it said on Tuesday.
July 18 Election-related letters and growth from its continental European parcel business helped Britain's Royal Mail to eke out a 1 percent gain in first-quarter revenue, the resilience boosting its shares.
July 14 The main trade union at Britain's Royal Mail rejected a new pension arrangement on Friday, raising the possibility of a strike at the postal company, which was privatised four years ago.
May 18 Royal Mail reported a fall in annual profit on Thursday and warned the drop in letter volumes this year would be at the high end of a previous estimate if business uncertainty persists.
May 15 Britain's Royal Mail on Monday named internal candidate Stuart Simpson as its next chief finance officer, promoting its director of group finance to the post that will be vacated by outgoing head Matthew Lester later this year.
April 28 Britain's Royal Mail is looking at ways to replace the final salary pension scheme it plans to scrap at the end of March 2018, after a backlash from unions including the threat of possible strike action.
April 28 Britain's Royal Mail said on Friday it was looking at ways to replace the defined benefit pension scheme it plans to scrap at the end of March 2018, after a backlash from unions over the closure of the older scheme.
* Says would need to increase contributions to 1 bln stg a year
* General logistics systems has acquired U.S. overnight parcel delivery company, Postal Express