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Apple slashes commission fees to developers on its App Store

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 12:03
Those who earn less than $1m this year will see their commission charge halved in 2021.

Nissan warns on its UK future without a Brexit deal

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 11:24
The carmaker, which runs Britain's biggest car plant, said the factory 'will not be sustainable'.

House prices rise as Covid sparks rural relocation

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 10:33
Property prices in the South West of England have risen fastest in the UK, official statistics show.

Clothes and food price rises push inflation higher

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 07:35
The UK's inflation rate, which tracks the prices of goods and services, increases to 0.7% in October.

Covid-19 shakes up world’s most expensive city list

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 04:57
Hong Kong, Zurich and Paris now top the list pushing down Singapore and Osaka due to virus impact.

Cryptocurrency: Bitcoin hits three-year high as investors jump in

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 03:30
The digital currency is close to an all-time record although experts warn about its volatility.

Shift to electric cars will need 'Herculean' effort, says industry

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 00:39
The car industry says it could struggle after a ban on new petrol and diesel cars was brought forward to 2030.

CEO Secrets: 'Ask your investors for a yes or no'

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 00:33
Ryan Edwards, creator of Audoo, a system that logs songs played in public, gives his business advice.

Government told to ‘come clean’ over Covid deals by spending watchdog

Wed, 11/18/2020 - 00:15
The government has been accused of a lack of transparency over £18bn of Covid-related contracts.

British Airways to launch Covid testing trial for arrivals

Tue, 11/17/2020 - 19:00
The airline wants to show that testing could remove the need for arrivals to quarantine.

Facebook and Twitter grilled over US election actions

Tue, 11/17/2020 - 18:28
Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey face questions about misinformation labels and account bans.

Government to invest £4bn to create 250,000 new green jobs

Tue, 11/17/2020 - 16:28
It is part of a long-awaited plan to hit net zero emissions that will be released later on Tuesday.

Amazon launches online pharmacy service

Tue, 11/17/2020 - 15:02
It will sell prescription drugs initially in the US, with discounts for Prime users.

Covid: Hospitality boss says 660,000 jobs lost so far in 2020

Tue, 11/17/2020 - 14:39
The head of the industry's trade group tells MPs 660,000 jobs were lost before the latest lockdown.

Travel rules changed for Christmas turkey farm workers

Tue, 11/17/2020 - 12:02
Seasonal workers are now able to work during quarantine to ensure demand for Christmas is met.

Cargo e-bike firm thrives in lockdown

Tue, 11/17/2020 - 10:04
A West Yorkshire company making deliveries for independent retailers has seen trade soar in lockdown.

EasyJet slumps to a loss as Covid hits demand

Tue, 11/17/2020 - 07:41
The airline reports an annual loss for the first time in its 25-year history as demand collapses.

Huawei sells youth brand over tech restrictions

Tue, 11/17/2020 - 06:58
The Chinese communications firm said Honor had been under pressure to find suppliers.

Biden vows to set 'rules of the road' on trade

Tue, 11/17/2020 - 04:26
US president-Elect's comments come as 15 Asia Pacific countries including China sign historic trade pact.

StockX: Asian sneakerheads give trainer traders a spring in their step

Tue, 11/17/2020 - 02:48
A trading platform allowing people to buy and sell sneakers like shares is expanding into the region.