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Climate campaigners win Heathrow expansion case

1 hour 6 min ago
Campaigners win a Court of Appeal ruling over plans for a third runway on environmental grounds.

William Hill gambling site Mr Green to pay £3m penalty

2 hours 42 min ago
Mr Green failed to freeze the account of a customer who won £50,000 and gambled it away.

China turns to online car sales as coronavirus spreads

3 hours 24 min ago
As consumers stay at home over coronavirus fears, carmakers are making it easier to buy online.

Coronavirus: Microsoft warns of hit to computer sales

7 hours 48 min ago
Microsoft is the latest tech firm to warn of disruption as suppliers are hit by coronavirus shutdown.

Government to unveil post-Brexit trade talks goals

9 hours 26 min ago
Formal negotiations with EU - which has already published its strategy - are due to start on Monday.

Tim Cooke says Apple's first Indian store to open 2021

11 hours 12 min ago
The iPhone maker lags behind competitors in the world's second largest mobile phone market.

Legal victories over 'No DSS' letting agents

11 hours 18 min ago
Two single mothers win out-of-court settlements against letting agents refusing benefit claimants.

Coronavirus prompts buyers to look closer to home

11 hours 23 min ago
Manufacturers have seen a spike in inquiries as the coronavirus disrupts supply lines from China.

Nando’s employees call for changes to cleaning pay policy

11 hours 34 min ago
Staff claim they often miss out on overtime amid allegations of poor cleaning practices at some branches.

Buy now, pay later 'growing fast' amid debt fears

11 hours 56 min ago
A report says services such as Klarna are booming among online shoppers despite concerns for young consumers.

Court may upset Heathrow third runway plans

11 hours 57 min ago
A ruling will decide whether Heathrow's expansion plan should have taken the climate more into account.

'Go big' to tackle regional inequalities, report urges

11 hours 58 min ago
Levelling up disadvantaged parts of the UK will require long-term thinking and investment, a new report says.

Walmart 'in discussions' to sell stake in Asda

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 16:26
It comes after UK regulators blocked Walmart's plan to sell Asda to Sainsbury's last year.

Chevron in London sends 300 staff home amid coronavirus fears

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 13:50
Staff at the London firm's offices have been asked to work from home.

Coronavirus: Global shares fall for fifth day in a row

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 12:44
Stock markets have faced days of turmoil as concern about coronavirus mounts.

Lloyds and Direct Line to cut hundreds of jobs

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 12:35
Banking giant Lloyds says 780 jobs will go this year, while Direct Line is cutting 800 positions.

Frankie & Benny's owner speeds up closures

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 10:39
The Restaurant Group, which also owns Chiquito, says 90 restaurants are set to close by end of 2021.

Weir Group to focus on mining after oil losses

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 10:19
Rising demand for battery metals prompts a shift in the Glasgow-based firm's focus following annual losses.

Coronavirus: Drinks giant warns of profit hit as bars close

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 10:00
Diageo, which makes Guinness, expects sales to slide this year as bars across China close.

Virgin Galactic sees demand for space travel surge

Wed, 02/26/2020 - 05:54
Sir Richard Branson's firm has received 8,000 registrations of interest for flights into space.