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Twitter's Jack Dorsey answers critics of Myanmar meditation retreat

December 12, 2018 - 8:50am
Twitter's chief executive says he needs to learn more about the plight of the Rohingya in Myanmar.

Sainsbury's shares hit by Asda deal fears

December 12, 2018 - 7:40am
Investors on alert after the retailer attempts to delay a competition probe into its deal with Asda.

TSB customers hit by further IT glitch

December 12, 2018 - 6:12am
TSB's online banking system failed for over 4 hours on Wednesday, the third major IT problem in a year.

Superdry warns worse to come as profits plunge

December 12, 2018 - 4:40am
Fashion retailer considers closing stores amid disappointing sales of winter clothing.

Dixons Carphone posts £440m loss in first half

December 12, 2018 - 4:04am
The struggling posts a £440m loss after it writes down the value of its Carphone Warehouse brand.

Is there really a Canada Goose boycott in China?

December 12, 2018 - 3:00am
The luxury parka brand, which is popular in China, has seen its shares drop sharply this week.

Christmas chocolate boxes: Up to half of weight is packaging

December 12, 2018 - 2:58am
The wrapping on your Christmas chocolates could make up almost half their total weight.

Team Sky: Sky to end backing of British powerhouse in 2019

December 12, 2018 - 2:55am
The future of Team Sky is in doubt after broadcaster Sky announces it will withdraw backing at the end of 2019.

Meng Wanzhou: Trump could intervene in case of Huawei executive

December 11, 2018 - 9:23pm
The president says he could act for the good of US trade, as Canada releases Meng Wanzhou on bail.

The Germans solving rising rents with people power

December 11, 2018 - 7:11pm
Living in gentrified areas of Munich is getting pricey - but these renters say they have the answer.

Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou released on bail in Canada

December 11, 2018 - 7:00pm
A Canadian court releases Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou on bail, as the US seeks her extradition.

Streets with UK's slowest and fastest broadband named

December 11, 2018 - 7:00pm
But uSwitch survey says homes in a Birmingham avenue have the fastest access.

Is the US heading for a recession?

December 11, 2018 - 7:00pm
Investors are worried a recession might be about to hit the US, so do they have reason to be concerned?

China to 'cut US car tariff to 15%'

December 11, 2018 - 2:38pm
The reported proposal would make tariffs on US cars the same as those from other countries.

Pound sinks after no confidence report

December 11, 2018 - 1:32pm
The pound falls after a report that colleagues of Theresa May could trigger a no confidence vote.

Manchester clothing firm lodges trademark claim against Bentley Motors

December 11, 2018 - 12:55pm
Brandlogic, which owns the Bentley 1962 clothing brand, claims Bentley Motors has damaged its business.

France 'Gilets Jaunes': Spending cuts to fund Macron concessions

December 11, 2018 - 12:44pm
Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire says measures to defuse protests will be paid for by spending cuts.

Amazon sackings 'follow sales data leaks'

December 11, 2018 - 12:22pm
Amazon reportedly believes the staff had been abusing their access to an internal database.

Google chief denies political bias claims

December 11, 2018 - 11:24am
US lawmakers accused firm of "programming" bias against conservative views into its algorithms.

India appoints new central bank governor

December 11, 2018 - 9:37am
Shaktikanta Das will take over at Reserve Bank of India after the shock departure of his predecessor.