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Unilever misses estimates amid slowdown in emerging markets
Unilever misses estimates amid slowdown in emerging markets
Consumer goods giant Unilever missed City estimates this morning as tough weather comparatives and a slowdown in several emerging markets [...]
October 17, 2019
Three down: Customers demand refunds as mobile network outage wipes out data and minutes
Three down: Customers demand refunds as mobile network outage wipes out data and minutes
Thousands of customers took to Twitter to complain after Three failed to acknowledge a mobile network outage that wiped out [...]
October 17, 2019
WH Smith ramps up overseas drive with $400m US deal
WH Smith ramps up overseas drive with $400m US deal
WH Smith has revealed plans to snap up a US travel company for more than £300m as the retail giant [...]
October 17, 2019
Brexit: 'We will negotiate until the last second', says Angela Merkel
Brexit: 'We will negotiate until the last second', says Angela Merkel
Angela Merkel has said Brexit negotiations will continue “until the last second”, and raised the possibility of a “special summit”, [...]
October 17, 2019
Domino’s Pizza UK to quit international markets
Domino’s Pizza UK to quit international markets
Domino’s UK has announced that it will close its international operations, where the pizza delivery firm said performance had been [...]
October 17, 2019
Pound sinks as DUP says it 'cannot support' Boris Johnson's Brexit deal
Pound sinks as DUP says it 'cannot support' Boris Johnson's Brexit deal
The DUP said today that “as things stand” it cannot support Boris Johnson’s proposed Brexit deal, sending the pound tumbling [...]
October 17, 2019
Boris inches closer to new Brexit deal
Boris inches closer to new Brexit deal
A Brexit breakthrough was in touching distance last night, but critical issues remain unresolved both in Brussels and Westminster ahead [...]
October 17, 2019
A Brexit deal is within Boris' reach
A Brexit deal is within Boris' reach
Over coffee and croissants this morning, EU member states’ ambassadors in Brussels will be briefed on the current state of [...]
October 17, 2019
Hearthstone is caught in a Blizzard over Hong Kong protest
Hearthstone is caught in a Blizzard over Hong Kong protest
The protests in Hong Kong have featured prominently in the news cycle since kicking off in March. All across the [...]
October 17, 2019
Profit from purpose: What does it mean to be an ethical leader?
Profit from purpose: What does it mean to be an ethical leader?
At a time when the conduct of business leaders is regularly questioned, the concept of ethical leadership matters now more [...]
October 17, 2019