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Banks condemn Hong Kong violence in newspaper adverts

5 hours 40 min ago
Businesses are coming under increased political pressure after months of protests in Hong Kong.

Ryanair passengers face disruption as strike starts

6 hours 29 min ago
UK pilots at the airline begin a two-day walkout in a row over pay and conditions.

Lancashire fracking: 1.6 magnitude tremor halts work

6 hours 39 min ago
Cuadrilla said micro seismicity had been recorded near Blackpool at 20:46 BST on Wednesday.

Qantas to run test flights on world's longest route

6 hours 57 min ago
The airline will track the health impacts of the 19-hour journeys from Sydney to New York and London.

UK and South Korea to sign "continuity" trade agreement

10 hours 39 min ago
The agreement seeks to maintain existing trade arrangements between the countries post-Brexit.

How PPI has changed our financial lives

14 hours 31 min ago
The UK's biggest financial mis-selling scandal's led to £36bn in payouts. How has it affected us all?

Ditch cars to meet climate change targets, say MPs

14 hours 32 min ago
MPs say people will have to stop driving if the UK is to meet its Zero Carbon goals by 2050.

Contactless cards could get fingerprint upgrade

14 hours 32 min ago
The technology could give a further layer of security when paying with your card in shops.

Argentina minister defends peso amid default risk

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 21:34
Debt ratings agency Fitch says the peso's recent depreciation "suggests a real risk of default".

Federal Reserve policymakers divided over US rate cuts

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 20:34
Some Federal Reserve officials wanted a bigger rate cut last month - something Donald Trump wants.

Don't sacrifice us for trade deal, say UK farmers

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 17:41
A US trade deal could put British farmers out of business, says the head of the National Farmers Union.

Supermarket considers rationing small business buyers

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 17:26
The move will prevent firms from using supermarkets as wholesalers.

HS2: How much work has already been done?

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 17:22
With a review announced into the HS2 high speed rail link - how much has already been done?

Government to review tariff plan for fuel imports

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 16:14
The plan to remove tariffs on fuel imports after Brexit could make some UK refineries 'uneconomical'.

Three ways Trump wants to kickstart the US economy

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 16:12
Amid concerns of an economic recession, the White House is considering several emergency measures.

EU migration to UK 'underestimated' by ONS

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 15:18
The Office for National Statistics says it may have also overstated migration from non-EU countries.

HS2 route: How much will the rail scheme cost?

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:33
Part one of the high-speed railway between London, the Midlands and North of England is due to open in 2026.

Amazon in row over plastic packaging

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:24
The retail giant has angered customers by introducing a new range of plastic envelopes for deliveries.

Ryanair wins court bid to block Irish strike

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:18
A Dublin Court has stopped Irish pilots walking out, as a hearing on a UK-wide strike continues.

Tesla sued by Walmart over solar panel fires

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:18
The supermarket chain alleges that Tesla was negligent in the way the solar panels were installed.