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First US rail strike in 30 years averted with tentative deal - Biden

Thu, 09/15/2022 - 16:46
A strike would have impacted millions and cost the economy an estimated $2bn (£1.7bn) a day.

Kanye West to end partnership with retailer Gap

Thu, 09/15/2022 - 16:28
The collaboration with Mr West's Yeezy fashion label had been hailed as potentially transformative.

French air traffic strike to affect thousands of passengers

Thu, 09/15/2022 - 15:39
Ryanair cancels more than 400 flights because of the action on Friday, affecting 80,000 passengers.

Supermarket petrol stations to be closed most of Monday

Thu, 09/15/2022 - 14:54
Tesco, Sainsbury's, Asda and Morrisons will shut forecourts before some reopen in the evening.

Tax-cutting mini Budget on Friday next week

Thu, 09/15/2022 - 14:43
Questions had been raised over when the "fiscal event" would take place after the death of the Queen.

Amazon workers in Coventry 'making history' with strike ballot

Thu, 09/15/2022 - 11:17
Staff at the Coventry warehouse are voting on whether to strike amid a row over a pay offer.

Shell chief Ben van Beurden to step down at end of year

Thu, 09/15/2022 - 09:08
Ben van Beurden will leave the oil giant at the end of 2022 after nine years at the helm.

John Lewis customers spend less as inflation bites

Thu, 09/15/2022 - 09:05
The retailer says shoppers are spending less on big ticket items as the cost of living rises.

South Korea 'cryptocrash' boss faces arrest warrant

Thu, 09/15/2022 - 04:48
Do Kwon is behind the Terra Luna and TerraUSD cryptocurrencies that plunged in value in May.

Patagonia: Billionaire boss of fashion retailer gives company away

Thu, 09/15/2022 - 00:58
Yvon Chouinard will give all of the fashion company's profits to a charity fighting climate change.

Kwasi Kwarteng considers scrapping bankers’ bonus cap to boost City

Wed, 09/14/2022 - 22:58
The new chancellor believes removing a cap on bankers' bonuses could boost growth in the City.

California says Amazon's dominance drives up online prices

Wed, 09/14/2022 - 22:13
America's most populous state sues the retail giant for alleged breaches of competition law.

Citi offers junior bankers sun with Malaga office

Wed, 09/14/2022 - 21:28
The US investment bank has opened a new office on the Costa del Sol to help recruit junior staff.

Queen Elizabeth II: First night trains for mourners set to depart

Wed, 09/14/2022 - 19:14
Night services will start on Wednesday after a busy day on London's trains and tubes.

Asda limits sales of Just Essentials budget range

Wed, 09/14/2022 - 15:56
The supermarket temporarily limits purchases in its Just Essentials range, blaming soaring demand.

McDonald's to close for Queen's funeral on Monday

Wed, 09/14/2022 - 12:49
The fast food chain will shut all its restaurants until 5pm on 19 September.

Ukraine war: EU moves to cut peak electricity use by 5%

Wed, 09/14/2022 - 11:35
EU chief Ursula von der Leyen also calls for windfall taxes on energy companies in a keynote speech.

UK inflation rate eases but still near 40-year high

Wed, 09/14/2022 - 08:16
Price rises slow slightly in August but the pace of inflation is still near a 40-year high.

Foxconn and Vedanta to build $19bn India chip factory

Wed, 09/14/2022 - 06:11
This is the third semiconductor plant announced in India, which is aiming to be a global chipmaker.

Queen's favourite brands hope to keep Royal Warrants

Wed, 09/14/2022 - 00:02
When Queen Elizabeth II passed away, more than 600 Royal Warrants passed with her.