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Foxconn and Vedanta to build $19bn India chip factory

Wed, 09/14/2022 - 06:11
This is the third semiconductor plant announced in India, which is aiming to be a global chipmaker.

Queen's favourite brands hope to keep Royal Warrants

Wed, 09/14/2022 - 00:02
When Queen Elizabeth II passed away, more than 600 Royal Warrants passed with her.

Twitter shareholders approve $44bn Musk deal

Tue, 09/13/2022 - 20:13
Twitter shareholders have approved a $44bn deal for the world's richest man to buy the company.

Backlash as Center Parcs to close for Queen's funeral

Tue, 09/13/2022 - 19:31
Holidaymakers have been told they must leave Center Parcs sites for a day or go home early.

Twitter misleading the public, whistleblower says

Tue, 09/13/2022 - 16:40
Twitter's former head of security Peiter Zatko has been giving evidence to US lawmakers.

US inflation remains high despite lower petrol prices

Tue, 09/13/2022 - 16:03
Prices in the US outside of energy continue to rise rapidly, putting pressure on the White House.

Aldi becomes Britain’s fourth-largest supermarket

Tue, 09/13/2022 - 10:50
The discount chain overtakes Morrisons, a research firm says, as shoppers become more cost-conscious.

Port of Felixstowe: Further strike action planned

Tue, 09/13/2022 - 08:43
The Port of Felixstowe said it was disappointed with the action planned by the Unite union.

UK unemployment at lowest rate for 48 years

Tue, 09/13/2022 - 07:46
The jobless rate falls to 3.6%, but pay is still failing to keep up with the rising cost of living.

Financial giant Goldman Sachs set for hundreds of layoffs

Tue, 09/13/2022 - 06:43
The global investment bank said in July it might slow hiring as the economic outlook worsens.

Queen Elizabeth II: A life in Land Rovers

Tue, 09/13/2022 - 06:32
The iconic cars were "part of the royal family's DNA" according to motoring journalist Quentin Willson.

Rich to get twice as much cost-of-living support, says think tank

Tue, 09/13/2022 - 00:03
The Resolution Foundation says limits on energy costs are needed, but the rich will benefit more.

Aldi and John Lewis among shops closing for Queen's funeral

Mon, 09/12/2022 - 16:48
John Lewis, Waitrose, Homebase and Primark have all said they will shut on Monday 19 September.

Mini Budget still planned for this month, No 10 says

Mon, 09/12/2022 - 15:57
A "fiscal event" to outline funding to tackle the cost-of-living crisis is still due to take place.

Mourners set to create 'unprecedented' demand for travel in London

Mon, 09/12/2022 - 14:25
Transport bosses say they expect "unprecedented" numbers on railways and roads in London.

Domestic energy customers will hear soon about their tariff

Mon, 09/12/2022 - 13:46
Detail from the government show fixed rates will be discounted but could still be higher than others pay.

Discounts for cutting peak-time electricity use too low, energy firms say

Mon, 09/12/2022 - 11:56
Two UK energy firms say a plan to offer discounts on bills could fail if people are not offered more.

UK economy grew slower than expected in July

Mon, 09/12/2022 - 07:50
The Women's Euro Championship helped boost growth though expansion was weaker than expected.

Japan could lift cap on foreign tourists to lift economy

Mon, 09/12/2022 - 05:05
Officials are concerned at the yen's slide to its lowest level against the US dollar in 24 years.

Tom Scholar: Former top civil servants hit out at Treasury boss sacking

Sun, 09/11/2022 - 19:36
Sir Tom Scholar's sacking compromises the civil service's independence, a former cabinet secretary says.

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