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Hong Kong: US passes sanctions as nations condemn new law

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 07:15
The US House Speaker said the law was a "brutal, sweeping crackdown" against Hong Kong's people.

US targets Monet and Warhol artworks in 1MDB case

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 05:58
The assets are allegedly linked to more than $4.5bn stolen from the Malaysian state investment fund.

Coronavirus: Could 'immunity passports' create an antibody elite?

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:11
Could Covid-19 antibody testing have the unintended consequence of creating an antibody elite?

Stars back plea to support UK live music industry

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:09
Liam Gallagher, Dua Lipa and Sir Paul McCartney sign letter warning government of Covid-19 impact.

Warnings curry houses may not reopen after lockdown

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:08
Industry groups say many family-owned restaurants are under intense financial strain.

The fashion labels whose clothes are made by prisoners

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:06
A number of clothing firms are now getting their garments made behind bars.

Loot boxes: Lords call for 'immediate' gambling regulation

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:02
Loot boxes, skins and player packs should be regulated immediately, says a Lords committee.

Tax credits caution urged after HMRC error

Thu, 07/02/2020 - 00:00
One million tax credit renewal notices with incomplete information were sent out by the UK's tax authority.

Tesla overtakes Toyota to become world's most valuable car maker

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 23:33
Shares in the electric carmaker have surged, giving it a market value of $209bn.

Google and Facebook too powerful, says watchdog

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 16:06
The competition watchdog calls for new rules to tackle tech giants, including powers to break them up.

Lego pulls ads on Facebook over 'hate speech'

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 13:32
The toy company says social-media platforms must end hate speech, discrimination and misinformation.

John Lewis among retailers planning to cut jobs

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 13:23
More than 1,100 will be lost at Topshop owner Arcadia, Harrods and John Lewis.

UK house prices 'in first annual fall for eight years'

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 09:51
Values were lower in June than they were a year ago, the Nationwide says, as the virus hit the market.

Sainsbury's sees online sales soar during lockdown

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 09:46
Increasing capacity for home delivery and click-and-collect has led to a doubling of digital sales.

Coronavirus: Upper Crust owner says up to 5,000 UK jobs could go

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 07:21
The SSP Group has been hit badly by the reduction in train and air travel caused by the coronavirus.

The robots that can cook and serve your food

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 07:07
The technology that might one day transform our eating out experience.

George Floyd: Adidas human resources boss quits amid racism row

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 05:14
The announcement comes as pressure grows on global corporations to address racial inequality.

Is the hydrogen tech 'revolution' hope or hype?

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 04:04
Can hydrogen - a relatively clean source of fuel - help power the economy of the future?

Coronavirus: How lockdown has affected my money

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 00:55
Radio 1 Newsbeat speaks to people who have become richer, poorer and spent more money in lockdown.

Coronavirus: 'Exporting goods has been like a game of chess'

Wed, 07/01/2020 - 00:54
Exporting goods during the Covid-19 lockdown has been "a game of chess", says tights manufacturer.

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