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M4 relief road: Newport motorway plans scrapped

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 12:27
First Minister Mark Drakeford axes the scheme due to its cost and impact on the environment.

Oil and gas industry 'listening' to climate activist Greta Thunberg

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 09:54
A leading figure says the UK offshore industry "is listening" to teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg.

Top Australia university data breach extends back 19 years

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 08:19
Australian National University (ANU) says "significant amounts" of data has been illegally accessed.

Craigavon-based company Almac makes record turnover

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 07:12
Craigavon-based Almac reports a turnover of £548m and a pre-tax profit of £27m.

Mexico-US tariffs will harm both countries, warn officials

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 05:43
Donald Trump has said he would hike tariffs on Mexican exports if it failed to curb illegal migration.

US says China playing 'blame game' in trade battle

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 03:39
As their trade war escalates, the US and China are blaming one another for the recent impasse in talks.

A pilot by supermarket chain Waitrose aims to get shoppers using less plastic packaging.

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 00:19
A pilot by supermarket chain Waitrose aims to get shoppers using less plastic packaging. Emma Simpson reports.

Waitrose pilot aims to cut use of plastic

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 00:12
A pilot by supermarket chain Waitrose aims to get shoppers to use less plastic packaging.

Why do airlines still mislay 25 million bags a year?

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 00:06
Lost luggage is the bane of air travel, so can better tracking technology address the issue?

Bring your own containers, says Waitrose

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 00:04
The supermarket is launching a trial in Oxford to find out how people might shop in the future.

Top stock-picker Neil Woodford suspends flagship fund

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 23:12
Investment guru Neil Woodford stops investors withdrawing funds after Kent County Council sought £250m.

Apple dissolves iTunes into new apps

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 21:40
The tech giant also unveiled new privacy measures at its developer conference in San Jose.

Jay-Z named world's first billionaire rapper

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 21:13
The hip-hop star and Beyonce's husband has investments in Uber, property, art and music.

Kenya's new banknotes and the battle against corruption

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 18:31
A shake-up of the Kenyan currency has provoked controversy, including several court challenges.

Boeing warns of potential wing faults in some 737 jets

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 17:08
The plane-maker's warning follows the grounding of the 737 Max after the Ethiopian Airlines crash.

Manufacturing shrinks as Brexit stockpiling halts

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 10:49
UK manufacturing contracted in May for the first time since July 2016, an influential survey indicates.

Ineos director: TV chef attack on plastic 'pretty pathetic'

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 09:01
An Ineos director hits back against Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's criticism of plastic on Scottish beaches.

Sephora to shut US stores for diversity training

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 03:45
The "inclusion workshops" come after singer SZA said she had been racially profiled at a Sephora store.

CEO Secrets: 'I built my fashion brand selling crisps at school'

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 01:30
Entrepreneur Gerald Manu explains the hardships of starting a fashion brand at school.

The wealthy businessman who paid just £35.20 in tax

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 01:25
A BBC investigation has uncovered evidence of tax dodging by wealthy businessman Frank Timis.

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