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The Asian businesses surviving high street closures

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 09:26
Does the resilience of independent Asian businesses make them better equipped to survive the challenges of Brexit?

Sainsbury's sees boost from Argos deal

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 09:12
The takeover has boosted "trading intensity", it says, but the market remains "extremely competitive".

Tesla names new chair to replace Elon Musk

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 08:54
Telecoms executive, Robyn Denholm, will take over the role while Elon Musk remains chief executive.

Duke of York: Keep 'engaging' with Saudis

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 06:07
Prince Andrew says his Pitch@Palace initiative should not stop supporting entrepreneurs in the Kingdom.

Japan's Toshiba to withdraw from UK nuclear power project

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 04:58
NuGen had been developing the Moorside nuclear power station project in Cumbria, north-west England.

The thermal rescue drone that finds woodland wanderers

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 00:03
Researchers in Latvia are developing drones that can find people who are lost in the forest.

Choppy waters for Greek shipping sector

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 00:00
Greece’s key shipping industry – the biggest in the world – is going to be greatly affected by the US ban on Iranian oil exports.

Thousands still watch TV in black and white

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 00:00
More than 7,000 people stick with monochrome viewing half a century after colour broadcasts began.

How the VBS 'bank heist' sparked a parliamentary brawl in South Africa

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 22:34
The collapse of a rural bank reveals the extent of corruption in South Africa.

Wall Street gains after US mid-terms

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 21:20
The Dow and S&P 500 jumped 2.1%, while the Nasdaq climbed 2.6%.

Samsung folding smartphone revealed to developers

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 20:19
Samsung unveils a folding handset that turns into a tablet at an event in San Francisco.

Michael Kors and Coty shares hit by weak European sales

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 17:02
Shares in the fashion firm and cosmetics company plunge after reporting weak sales in Europe.

5G will let users ditch fixed-line home broadband, says Three

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 15:49
The chief executive of Three UK says UK homes could benefit from giving up their fixed-line connections.

League of Legends firm sued over workers' sexism claims

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 13:42
Riot Games faces legal action over its alleged "bro culture" workplace.

JK Rowling sues former employee for £24,000

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 12:40
The Harry Potter author claims the ex-employee used her money to fund shopping sprees for luxury goods.

John Lewis chairman Sir Charlie Mayfield to step down

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 11:22
John Lewis Partnership says Sir Charlie Mayfield will depart in 2020 after 13 years in the role.

Boss wants to 'protect the magic' of M&S food

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 10:11
M&S chief executive Steve Rowe says he is "protecting the magic" of M&S food.

House prices 'to fall' next year if no Brexit deal

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 09:32
The warning comes as the UK's largest lender says prices are rising at the lowest rate for five years

Persimmon boss to leave after 'distraction' over pay

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 09:12
Persimmon said Jeff Fairburn was leaving because the 'negative impact' on its reputation over his pay.

Marks & Spencer sales continue to fall

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 08:24
The retailer reports lower sales for food as well as clothing in the six months to September.

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