UN World Food Programme (WPP) Executive Director David Beasley has completed a four-day official visit to North Korea.
The chairman of the WPP said the company had not disclosed more about its investigation into former CEO Martin Sorrell’s personal misconduct.
The boss of Kantar, WPP has been sounding out backers for a potential 3.5 billion pounds ($4.8 billion) management buyout of the unit, The Times reported.
Ford said it will take bids on some of its advertising managed by WPP, adding to uncertainty around the British ad giant after last week’s exit of founder Martin Sorrell.
Martin Sorrell’s departure from WPP heralds change for his sprawling WPP empire and may accelerate a shake up of the big ad groups that followed his lead.
The UK’s top share index rose on Thursday as surging crude oil prices boosted commodity stocks and Shire’s shares jumped as bid talk heated up.
Sky Chief Executive Jeremy Darroch said he had no interest in running WPP, which is searching for a new chief executive after the abrupt departure of Martin Sorrell.
Publicis posted better-than-expected growth in underlying sales in the first quarter, driven by the rebound of it North American activities.
UK shares eased, with two corporate events taking centre stage: CEO Sorrell’s exit from WPP and U.S. hedge fund Elliott Management raising its stake in Whitbread.
The UK’s top share index declined as worries over global trade dented appetite for risky assets, while WPP dropped as it investigated its boss for alleged misconduct.
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