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Record drop in energy investment, warns IEA think-tank

2 hours 14 min ago
The pandemic has caused a record fall in energy investment and will likely lead to more pollution.
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Twitter tags Trump tweet with fact-checking warning

6 hours 59 min ago
This is the first time the social media giant has said President Trump's tweet could be misleading.
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Coronavirus: 'Short-lived' rebound in house hunter demand

7 hours 39 sec ago
Buyer demand leapt when curbs on the sector were lifted in England, but may not last long-term, analysis says.
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Sizewell C: Nuclear power station plans for Suffolk submitted

7 hours 2 min ago
Critics say EDF's plans would take money from projects that could transform the UK energy landscape.
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Coronavirus: 'Mums do most childcare and chores in lockdown'

7 hours 2 min ago
A study has found that the only situation in which dads pull their weight is if they're not working.
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Denmark embraces live music drive-ins

7 hours 4 min ago
Mads Langer performs a drive-in concert for music fans in Copenhagen while social distancing.
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Coronavirus: France announces €8bn rescue plan for car industry

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 22:02
President Emmanuel Macron wants France to become the top producer of clean vehicles in Europe.
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Warner Music Group eyes $13.2bn valuation

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 17:40
The firm, owned by billionaire Len Blavatnik, is planning a flotation on the Nasdaq exchange.
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McLaren to cut 1,200 jobs as virus hits demand

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 14:06
The supercar maker and Formula 1 team plans to layoff 25% of its workforce, the vast majority in the UK.
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Coronavirus: Climate change 'could have greater impact'

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 13:19
SSE reveals its "greenprint" for rebuilding "a cleaner and more resilient economy for the future".
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Coronavirus: Shoppers 'may be reluctant' to return

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 09:48
Shops will start to reopen in June, but will the customers return or will they stick to online ordering?
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Alberta minister says ban on protests means 'great time' to build pipeline

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 08:58
Alberta's energy minister cites a ban on protests when asked about a controversial project in Canada.
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Stanley Ho: Hong Kong's 'king of gambling' dies aged 98

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 08:46
Ho was credited with steering Macau to overtake Las Vegas as the gambling capital of the world.
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Aston Martin chief leaves amid share price collapse

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 08:02
The struggling luxury carmaker says goodbye to Andy Palmer and welcomes Tobias Moers.
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Coronavirus: New York Stock Exchange trading floor to reopen

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 06:01
The resumption of floor trading comes after a two-month closure due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Coronavirus: What's the future for the office?

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 00:51
As companies hint at more home-working, how could our work culture be about to shift?
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Find out which masks offer the most protection and why

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 00:04
You may have heard the term N95 but what does it mean and why are some masks rated higher than others?
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Huawei: What would happen if the UK ditched the Chinese firm?

Tue, 05/26/2020 - 00:01
Officials are taking another look into Huawei, but the Chinese firm warns against a 5G ban.
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Coronavirus: Lufthansa agrees €9bn rescue deal with Germany

Mon, 05/25/2020 - 22:18
European markets rose on the bailout deal news, which sees Germany take a 20% stake in the firm.
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Coronavirus: All non-essential shops to reopen from 15 June - PM

Mon, 05/25/2020 - 20:54
Boris Johnson says all shops can reopen in England next month if they meet certain Covid-19 guidelines.
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