An internationally-owned Royal Mail?


There has been much controversy surrounding the possible privatisation of Royal Mail among unions, but business minister Michael Fallon has warned that if they continue to fight a flotation on the London Stock Exchange, the government will consider selling it to an international buyer. In an interview with The Observer last week, Fallon revealed that there has already been significant interest in the postal operator from foreign buyers, which are rumoured to include the sovereign wealth fund of Qatar and […]