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Ford accelerates electric vehicle investment

1 hour 40 min ago
The US carmaker said growth in the market meant it became "obvious" the company needed to add capacity.

Job losses announced at Barlaston Wedgwood

3 hours 45 min ago
The Staffordshire site employs 440 staff and is looking to reduce this by 145.

Toyota to build new Suzuki car at Burnaston factory

3 hours 51 min ago
The deal will not lead to extra jobs but will make the Derbyshire factory more efficient, the firm says.

Google hit with €1.5bn fine from EU over advertising

5 hours 2 min ago
The search engine has been fined for blocking rival online search advertisers.

National Portrait Gallery drops £1m donor

6 hours 40 min ago
The Sackler Trust, under scrutiny over money it gets from an addictive opioid drug, withdraws its donation.

Inflation rises on increases in the cost of food and wine

7 hours 9 min ago
UK prices rose by 1.9% in February, nudged higher by duty on wine and higher food bills.

Nirav Modi arrested in UK amid India fraud case allegations

7 hours 48 min ago
Nirav Modi, whose jewellery was worn by Priyanka Chopra-Jonas, is accused of defrauding an Indian bank.

Kingfisher boss to go as profits fall further

9 hours 41 min ago
The chief executive of Kingfisher, the group that owns DIY chains B&Q and Screwfix, is stepping down.

Trade war: US-China to resume face-to-face talks next week, reports say

12 hours 16 min ago
The negotiations have taken longer than some had expected with contradictory comments on progress.

Juncker criticised over 'freeports'

March 19, 2019 - 8:06pm
EC president attacked for dismissing worries some art storage facilities may enable money laundering.

Brexit food stockpiling loan ad banned

March 19, 2019 - 8:06pm
Advertising chiefs rule people may have felt pressured into taking out a loan by fears of food shortages.

Watchdogs 'need to prove they protect consumers' says NAO

March 19, 2019 - 8:05pm
Four regulators need to be able to prove how they are protecting consumers, the spending watchdog says.

Future transport: How will we get around in 2050?

March 19, 2019 - 8:02pm
The push for cleaner air will mean more electric vehicles that are driverless and shared, according to experts.

'Corruption in Ukraine has to be stopped'

March 19, 2019 - 8:01pm
Corruption is the "number one problem" in Ukraine, MP Sergey Leshchenko tells the BBC's Ed Butler.

Weedkiller glyphosate a 'substantial' cancer factor

March 19, 2019 - 6:21pm
Jury to consider damages after one of the world's most widely-used weedkillers is blamed for cancer.

Boeing: US orders review of 737 Max licence to fly

March 19, 2019 - 5:27pm
The transport secretary orders an independent assessment of the 737 Max certification process.

Brexit: Less than half of trusted trader applications approved

March 19, 2019 - 3:54pm
Only 365 businesses have been granted the status - which could be crucial in a no-deal Brexit - in almost three years, Newsnight learns.

Lloyds boss Horta-Osorio gives up final salary pension perk

March 19, 2019 - 3:39pm
Antonio Horta-Osorio was the only employee still entitled to a final salary pension - much to the anger of staff.

New York considers congestion charge

March 19, 2019 - 2:07pm
New York could follow London by introducing a congestion charge, but will it benefit everyone?

Google reveals gaming platform Stadia

March 19, 2019 - 1:33pm
The new digital platform will stream games and has its own controller

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