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Samsung Galaxy S20 and Z Flip launch under shadow of coronavirus

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 19:00
Flagship 5G handset has 100x zoom camera and records 8K video while 4G foldable has clamshell design.

UK trade will thrive despite border checks, says chancellor

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 19:00
Chancellor Sajid Javid says the UK will have a "better future" despite the end of frictionless trade.

Coronavirus: Another cruise ship rejected from ports

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 17:40
The Westerdam, carrying more than 1,450 passengers, has been stopped from docking in Thailand.

Challenger bank N26 to shut all UK accounts

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 15:23
Customers are being told to transfer money out of the app-based bank by 15 April.

Coronavirus: Facebook and Intel ditch MWC tech show

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 14:49
There are also reports that the organisers of Mobile World Congress are considering whether to cancel the event.

HS2: Boris Johnson confirms high-speed rail link will go ahead

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 12:57
Boris Johnson adds that he is going to appoint a full-time minister to oversee the project.

'She was beautiful, funny - and she scammed me'

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 11:40
One man tells of how he was tricked in a romance scam as banks warn £8m was lost by victims in six months.

'HS2 has completely wrecked our lives'

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 10:02
A couple are being forced to leave their home on the HS2 route.

UK economy saw no growth at the end of 2019

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 09:55
Growth in the services and construction sectors was offset by a "poor showing" from manufacturing.

JD Sports slams Footasylum deal ruling

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 09:22
The UK competition watchdog says a takeover could hit shoppers, but JD Sports says the view is "flawed".

Nissan to shut Japan factory due to shortage of Chinese parts

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 04:57
The Japanese car maker shuts a factory for two days due to a shortage of parts from China.

Blockchain: The revolution that hasn't quite happened

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 00:11
Blockchain was hyped as a secure and cheap way to store or retrieve data, but it is yet to take off.

Coronavirus: 'I walk around my block of flats to stay sane'

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 00:07
Working from home during the coronavirus outbreak has its ups and downs for millions stuck indoors.

'Post Office false theft claim left me bankrupt'

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 00:05
Lee Castleton was left broke after the Post Office spent £320,000 pursuing him over false losses.

Frictionless trade with the EU will end in 2020

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 23:13
Cabinet Minister Michael Gove tells businesses to get ready for border checks from 1 January.

Government to pledge £5bn for bus services and cycling routes

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 22:35
Boris Johnson says the money will improve bus services - but Labour calls the plan "unambitious".

HS2: Government to give high-speed rail line the go-ahead

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 22:00
Boris Johnson will announce the entire line will be built but the northern phase will be reviewed.

Harry's razors: $1.4bn takeover falls through

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 17:05
Edgewell Personal Care, which owns Wilkinson Sword, says it will not longer pursue the deal.

Equifax: US charges four Chinese military officers over huge hack

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 16:03
Nearly 150m Americans had personal data compromised in the hack of credit rating giant Equifax.

Work 'under way' into Scotland-Northern Ireland bridge feasibility

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 14:03
Number 10 says "a range of government officials" are looking at the idea of a linking bridge.