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EU wants 'full picture' on Amazon data use

4 hours 47 min ago
Officials have concerns about potential conflicts of interest, says competition chief Margrethe Vestager.

Ryanair investors 'may lose voting rights'

5 hours 55 min ago
UK shareholders are concerned about their rights in the event of a hard Brexit ahead of the AGM.

Wagon Wheels maker Burton's sells chocolate plant to Swiss firm

6 hours 37 min ago
The Swiss firm will take on all 48 staff working at Burton's manufacturing site in Wirral.

Retailer Orla Kiely ceases trading on cash crunch

6 hours 59 min ago
Orla Kiely's shops and website have closed after its parent company went into administration.

Cathay Pacific spells own name wrong on new plane

9 hours 18 min ago
Cathay Pacific misspelled its name as "Cathay Paciic" on the side of one of its planes.

Sony unveils mini PlayStation Classic console

10 hours 25 min ago
Tekken 3 and Ridge Racer are among the titles on Sony's new miniature PlayStation.

UK inflation hits six-month high of 2.7%

10 hours 36 min ago
The UK inflation rate for August unexpectedly rises to 2.7%, the highest in six months.

House prices rise fastest in North West

10 hours 43 min ago
Property in the region climbed 5.6% in the past 12 months, while London prices fell 0.7%.

Tesco's new discount chain Jack's takes on Aldi and Lidl

10 hours 55 min ago
The new supermarket aims to have the cheapest prices and will offer far fewer products than Tesco.

Tesco opens new Jack's discount store

11 hours 26 min ago
Supermarket group Tesco launches the first outlet of its discount Jack's chain.

Danske Bank boss quits over money-laundering scandal

13 hours 16 min ago
Thomas Borgen steps down after "indications" that its Estonian branch was used for money-laundering.

Sainsbury's-Asda deal faces investigation

13 hours 44 min ago
The Competition and Markets Authority said the merger "raises sufficient concerns" for investigation.

China won't devalue yuan to boost exports, says Premier Li

13 hours 57 min ago
China's Premier Li Keqiang says it is essential to uphold principles of free trade and multilateralism.

IBM launches tool aimed at detecting AI bias

14 hours 55 min ago
IBM is launching software which will monitor algorithms in real time and highlight how they make decisions.

Facebook accused of job ad gender discrimination

September 18, 2018 - 8:12pm
Women in three US states were allegedly not shown job ads for certain "male-dominated professions".

The weird and wonderful life of Elon Musk

September 18, 2018 - 7:52pm
Elon Musk has found success with PayPal and Tesla - and has a colourful private life to match.

The chef using 60,000-year-old recipes

September 18, 2018 - 7:27pm
A top chef says his awards are owed to learning skills from indigenous Australian recipes and ingredients.

Will we ever get self-healing smartphones?

September 18, 2018 - 7:25pm
How likely is it that we will see mobile phones that use self-healing materials any time soon?

The secret life of a female bodyguard

September 18, 2018 - 7:24pm
Jacquie Davis, the UK's first female bodyguard, talks about hostage rescues and undercover surveillance.

'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated'

September 18, 2018 - 7:15pm
Digital currencies pose a "litany of risks" and investors have little protection, says an MPs' committee.

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