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Superdry warns worse to come as profits plunge

2 hours 9 min ago
Fashion retailer considers closing stores amid disappointing sales of winter clothing.
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Dixons Carphone posts £440m loss in first half

2 hours 45 min ago
The struggling posts a £440m loss after it writes down the value of its Carphone Warehouse brand.
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Christmas chocolate boxes: Up to half of weight is packaging

3 hours 51 min ago
The wrapping on your Christmas chocolates could make up almost half their total weight.
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Team Sky: Sky to end backing of British powerhouse in 2019

3 hours 54 min ago
The future of Team Sky is in doubt after broadcaster Sky announces it will withdraw backing at the end of 2019.
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Meng Wanzhou: Trump could intervene in case of Huawei executive

9 hours 26 min ago
The president says he could act for the good of US trade, as Canada releases Meng Wanzhou on bail.
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The Germans solving rising rents with people power

11 hours 38 min ago
Living in gentrified areas of Munich is getting pricey - but these renters say they have the answer.
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Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou released on bail in Canada

11 hours 49 min ago
A Canadian court releases Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou on bail, as the US seeks her extradition.
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Streets with UK's slowest and fastest broadband named

11 hours 49 min ago
But uSwitch survey says homes in a Birmingham avenue have the fastest access.
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Is the US heading for a recession?

11 hours 49 min ago
Investors are worried a recession might be about to hit the US, so do they have reason to be concerned?
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China to 'cut US car tariff to 15%'

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 19:38
The reported proposal would make tariffs on US cars the same as those from other countries.
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Pound sinks after no confidence report

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 19:07
The pound falls after a report that colleagues of Theresa May could trigger a no confidence vote.
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Manchester clothing firm lodges trademark claim against Bentley Motors

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 17:55
Brandlogic, which owns the Bentley 1962 clothing brand, claims Bentley Motors has damaged its business.
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France 'Gilets Jaunes': Spending cuts to fund Macron concessions

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 17:44
Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire says measures to defuse protests will be paid for by spending cuts.
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Amazon sackings 'follow sales data leaks'

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 17:22
Amazon reportedly believes the staff had been abusing their access to an internal database.
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Google chief denies political bias claims

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 16:24
US lawmakers accused firm of "programming" bias against conservative views into its algorithms.
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India appoints new central bank governor

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 14:37
Shaktikanta Das will take over at Reserve Bank of India after the shock departure of his predecessor.
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Laser pointers should be thrown away, say safety experts

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 14:35
Parents are being warned that their children's eyesight could be at risk.
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Broadband customers to get automatic compensation

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 11:43
The automatic compensation code will apply only when the fault takes longer than two days to fix.
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Wages rise at fastest pace for decade

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 10:04
Average weekly earnings record the biggest rise since November 2008.
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Carpetright losses widen as sales fall

Tue, 12/11/2018 - 08:21
Sales are still falling at the retailer which is closing stores as part of a restructuring plan.
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