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EU to reject UK plea for Brexit electric car deal

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 12:45
The European Union is about to formally reject a UK plea for special allowances for exports of electric cars.

Brexit: Banks warned over expat account closures

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 12:37
Banks must ensure closing expats' UK bank accounts does not leave customers in "undue financial hardship".

Coronavirus: UK child poverty and inequality could worsen says OECD

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 11:57
The OECD says pandemic could also worsen regional divides and warns of further hit from no-deal Brexit.

Just Eat: McDonald's and Greggs help boost orders by 40%

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 10:55
The takeaway company added 800 McDonald's restaurants and 300 Greggs outlets to its network earlier this year.

HS2 over budget again weeks after work began

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 10:48
Ministers admit an extra £800m is needed due to more asbestos discoveries and complexities at London Euston.

Asos adds three million customers as profits soar amid pandemic

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 09:20
The online retailer now has 23.4 million customers, helping sales and profits to jump.

CEO Secrets: Older women strike out in lockdown

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 00:36
Meet the female entrepreneurs aged over 50 who have started businesses in lockdown.

The BTS fans investing in their favourite K-pop band

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 00:23
BTS, one of K-pop's biggest groups, are offering fans a chance to buy shares in a $822m market launch.

Trump taxes: A 'fundamentally unfair' system?

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 00:13
What do Donald Trump's tiny tax bills say about the taxes of the wealthy?

'On my first day I was confused for a security guard'

Wed, 10/14/2020 - 00:12
As racism persists, firms face growing calls to make their senior leadership teams more diverse.

Ikea to buy back used furniture in recycling push

Tue, 10/13/2020 - 19:21
World's biggest furniture firm to resell second-hand Ikea items in bid to be 'climate positive'.

iPhone 12: Apple makes jump to 5G

Tue, 10/13/2020 - 18:16
Analysts say the new iPhone line-up could trigger a "super-cycle" of consumer upgrades.

Airlines and airports in fresh aid package plea

Tue, 10/13/2020 - 18:03
The industry wants current quarantine arrangements to be replaced with a new testing regime.

EU gets $4bn bargaining chip in US trade row

Tue, 10/13/2020 - 17:48
The World Trade Organization authorises the EU to hit up to $4bn in US goods with tariffs.

Covid-19: Chinese trade grows as others struggle amid pandemic

Tue, 10/13/2020 - 16:56
Exports in September rose 9.9%, while other major economies struggle with the impact of Covid-19.

US movie chain AMC warns it is running out of money

Tue, 10/13/2020 - 16:14
The world's biggest movie chain has been hit by the plunge in film-going and delayed movie releases.

Klarna apologises after backlash over email

Tue, 10/13/2020 - 15:30
People took to social media to demand where the payments company got their details despite never using the firm.

Amazon faces boycott calls and strike as Prime Day begins

Tue, 10/13/2020 - 15:07
The retailer faces a strike in Germany and criticism over its practices as its mega sale begins.

Firms have 'head in sand' over post-Brexit trade, says minister

Tue, 10/13/2020 - 15:02
Treasury minister Lord Agnew says businesses "must engage in a more energetic way" to prepare.

IMF upgrades 2020 economic forecast but warns of a slower 2021

Tue, 10/13/2020 - 13:34
The International Monetary Fund also predicts that the UK's recession will be slightly less severe.

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