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Crypto firm BlockFi files for bankruptcy after FTX collapse

1 hour 18 min ago
The collapse of FTX had already forced BlockFi to suspend most activity on its platform.

Emergency energy plan not going ahead on Tuesday

2 hours 8 min ago
National Grid decides not to activate a scheme to help avoid power cuts after being poised to do so.

BT and unions agree pay rise to stop more strikes

3 hours 23 min ago
The majority of BT workers will get a wage increase of £1,500 to help with the cost of living.

Balenciaga campaign: Kim Kardashian 'shaken' by fashion house shoot

7 hours 13 min ago
Kim Kardashian is pulled into a row over the fashion house's latest campaign after heavy backlash.

Jeff Bezos: Does US-style philanthropy exist in UK?

18 hours 23 min ago
The Amazon boss joins a long line of Americans giving away their riches. Is it different in the UK?

Thousands of apprentices quit over quality of schemes

18 hours 32 min ago
Around 100,000 people are dropping out of schemes after firms fail to provide basic training, says a report.

Insulation: £1bn funding for least efficient homes

18 hours 35 min ago
Government announces extra funding to help those in least efficient homes in lower council tax bands.

North of England faces rail chaos, warns business lobby

18 hours 36 min ago
Business leaders say ministers must act this week to avert a "meltdown" in the northern rail system.

Energy firms warned over hiking direct debits

Sun, 11/27/2022 - 13:55
The government says companies must match bills with customers who are cutting energy use.

US bans sale of Huawei, ZTE tech amid security fears

Sat, 11/26/2022 - 05:32
The restrictions on five Chinese companies are the first to be put in place on security grounds.

Train strikes: Drivers to walk out in pay row

Fri, 11/25/2022 - 22:01
Passengers face further disruption with 11 rail companies being affected by the long-running dispute.

Primark to open four new stores and create 850 jobs

Fri, 11/25/2022 - 13:57
The budget fashion chain says its £140m investment is part of its "commitment" to UK retailing.

Energy sector reforms criticised by British Gas owner

Fri, 11/25/2022 - 12:47
Regulator Ofgem announces plans to strengthen the sector but is criticised by the UK's biggest supplier.

Energy advice: Sunak to expand tips campaign to lower bills

Fri, 11/25/2022 - 11:44
His government aims to curb energy use in a move once seen as "nannying" by former PM Liz Truss.

Jaguar Land Rover cuts output at UK factories due to chip shortage

Fri, 11/25/2022 - 11:41
The carmaker is reducing production at its factories in Solihull and Halewood until the spring.

When are the train strikes and what routes are affected?

Fri, 11/25/2022 - 09:59
More national rail strikes have been announced by the RMT union.

Elon Musk says Twitter will offer 'amnesty' to suspended accounts

Fri, 11/25/2022 - 03:15
Several accounts - including Donald Trump's - have already been reinstated by the multi-billionaire.

Why Donald Trump isn't returning to Twitter (for now)

Fri, 11/25/2022 - 01:00
How the former US president might lose money if he starts tweeting.

Jeffrey Epstein victims sue several major banks

Fri, 11/25/2022 - 00:35
Two women have claimed JP Morgan and Deutsche Bank "facilitated" the late sex offender's crimes.

Black Friday: Cost of living crisis may hit sales rush

Fri, 11/25/2022 - 00:10
Retailers are unsure of how the economic downturn will hit spending in shops across the UK.

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