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UK wage growth faster than expected

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 11:11
Wages rose at an annual pace of 3.4% in the three months to April, official figures show.

The Japanese estate agent selling 'haunted' houses

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 09:56
Akira has been selling 'haunted' houses for five years and has dealt with around 500 homes.

New Sizewell power station could add £6 to energy bills

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 09:55
Energy bills could rise by £6 a year under EDF plans to build a new nuclear power station at Sizewell.

Ocado invests £17m in 'vertical' farms

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 09:26
The food delivery giant wants vegetables grown on the farms to be delivered within an hour of being picked.

Neil Woodford faces regulator pressure over fees

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 09:14
City watchdog the FCA adds to calls for suspended Woodford Equity Income Fund to waive fees.

Firms say US abortion restrictions are "bad for business"

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 06:37
In an open letter, leaders from nearly 200 firms argue abortion restrictions are "bad for business".

NDAs: MPs call for ban on 'gagging clauses' over 'cover-up' fears

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 05:57
Employers are using non-disclosure agreements to "cover up unlawful and criminal behaviour", MPs say.

How to cope with email overload

Tue, 06/11/2019 - 00:24
It might be inefficient but we still use email, despite the emergence of rival systems.

Huawei: 'We stand naked in front of the world'

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 19:08
Huawei's cyber-security chief told MPs it has never been asked by China to do anything "untoward".

TalkTalk hacker Daniel Kelley sentenced to four years

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 18:29
He was involved in an attack where the personal data of more than 150,000 people was stolen.

Trump 'concerned' about $121bn defence mega-merger

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 16:28
The US president is worried that the creation of new $121bn defence colossus could reduce competition.

Tory leadership contest: Do tax plans add up?

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 16:03
Some of the contenders are pledging big tax cuts.

'It didn't feel like a scam, but I lost £520'

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 12:24
A new campaign hopes to make people more aware of the tricks carried out by fraudsters.

Three to launch 5G service in August

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 12:23
The firm will launch a home broadband service in London before expanding to 25 towns and cities.

UK economy hit by 'dramatic' fall in car output

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 11:45
Car factory shutdowns designed to cope with disruption from Brexit meant the economy shrank in April.

Greenpeace activists board Cromarty Firth oil rig

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 10:41
Two campaigners halted an operation to tow the rig out to sea in the Cromarty Firth.

Goggles 'give back' sight to Maisy so she can read again

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 10:24
GiveVision goggles use magnifiers and augmented reality to improve the vision of the wearer

Thomas Cook receives approach from China's Fosun

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 09:20
The troubled travel firm says it is in talks with Chinese company Fosun over a possible offer.

More Glasgow and Aberdeen airport strikes begin

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 07:45
It is the second of two 12-hour walkouts by Unite members, but the operators hope to minimise disruption.

Air New Zealand drops ban on staff tattoos

Mon, 06/10/2019 - 06:33
The shift comes amid criticism that the ban discriminated against Maori people with cultural markings.

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