PRESS DIGEST- British Business – Oct 3

Oct 3 – The following are the top stories on the business
pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these
stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.The TimesSmall investors are likely to get the chance to buy shares
in a proposed 10 billion pound ($12.93 billion) stock market
listing of O2 in what would be the first big retail offer since
the government floated Royal Mail Plc three years ago. unions urged Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday to
push ahead with reforms that would force businesses to put
workers on their boards. The Trade Union Congress said that the
policy could be law within a year if a government consultation
were to begin soon after the Conservative Party conference. GuardianThe World Bank has called for a fresh drive to tackle
inequality after warning that the gap between rich and poor
risks thwarting its …