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Chevron and unions agree to end Western Australia gas strikes

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 02:19
The dispute triggered volatile trading on energy markets over concerns it could hit global gas supplies.

JPEX: Hong Kong investigates influencer-backed crypto exchange

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 01:26
About 2,000 investors lost money on the JPEX platform which was advertised on Hong Kong's metro.

Five things to know about Lachlan Murdoch

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 01:14
The eldest son of Rupert Murdoch is taking over his father's media empire.

Despite risks fish farms are booming in Africa

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 00:29
Farming fish has seen rapid growth in Africa but it can be an expensive, high-risk operation.

Warning cost-of-living payments fail to last

Fri, 09/22/2023 - 00:27
The UK's biggest food bank provider says the payments provide only temporary respite before demand returns.

Who is Rupert Murdoch?

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 17:50
Revered and feared, the tycoon has built a global media empire on four continents.

Rupert Murdoch steps down as Fox and News Corp chairman in favour of son Lachlan

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 15:01
The media mogul says he is stepping down as Fox and News Corp chairman, with son Lachlan to head both.

UK interest rate freeze ends run of 14 straight increases

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 13:55
The surprise decision comes as the Bank of England says price rises are slowing faster than expected.

H&M says free to return online purchases in store

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 11:42
But shoppers who send items back to the firm's warehouse will still face a £1.99 charge.

Firms forced to sell more electric cars despite petrol ban delay

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 11:40
Car makers will still have to ensure over a fifth of cars sold are electric from 2024, industry sources say.

Government borrowing rose to £11.6bn in August

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 08:21
Public borrowing was higher than most economists had expected last month.

Japan's Toshiba set to end 74-year stock market history

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 06:01
A group of investors plans to take the company private after buying more than 78% of its shares.

Google accused of directing motorist to drive off collapsed bridge

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 04:36
Google had been asked to update its maps in the nine years before the father of two's death.

Is it possible to regulate artificial intelligence?

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 00:06
We are moving towards regulation of AI, but some experts maintain that it will never work.

Bankrupted Post Office Horizon victim demands answers after 17 years

Thu, 09/21/2023 - 00:01
An ongoing inquiry into the Horizon IT scandal examines the case of Lee Castleton.

Co-op boss warns of shoplifting 'anarchy'

Wed, 09/20/2023 - 23:04
The grocery chain says stores across the country are struggling with a rise in retail crime.

Less rentals homes due to energy policy uncertainty

Wed, 09/20/2023 - 19:55
Landlords say the uncertain directions of travel from the government is impacting investment choices

Fed holds interest rates steady - for now

Wed, 09/20/2023 - 19:54
The US central bank signals it could raise its key interest rate again this year

UK interest rate rise bets slashed after inflation fall

Wed, 09/20/2023 - 17:05
Interest rates were widely expected to rise to 5.5%, but half of investors now think they may not change.

Parents in US offered refunds for Fortnite purchases

Wed, 09/20/2023 - 14:35
Parents in the US whose children made unintended in-game purchases will be offered $245m (£198m) in refunds.