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July 2019 articles

DEBATE: Has any technological development in the last 50 years matched the magnitude of the moon landing?
DEBATE: Has any technological development in the last 50 years matched the magnitude of the moon landing?
Has any technological development in the last 50 years matched the magnitude of the moon landing? Ivan Mazour, chief executive [...]
July 19, 2019
We need a bold new approach to tackle London’s housing crisis
We need a bold new approach to tackle London’s housing crisis
When I was a young boy in the 1970s, my family lived in council housing in Ladbroke Grove, and London [...]
July 19, 2019
Let’s end the government monopoly of financial regulation
Let’s end the government monopoly of financial regulation
The growth of financial regulation seems inexorable. Andy Haldane, chief economist at the Bank of England, has noted that in [...]
July 19, 2019
City Moves for 19 July – Who’s switching jobs at Lloyds Bank, Young’s and R3?
City Moves for 19 July – Who’s switching jobs at Lloyds Bank, Young’s and R3?
Today’s City Moves includes Lloyds Bank, Young’s and R3. Lloyds Bank Andy Hulme has been appointed as co-head of Lloyds [...]
July 19, 2019
Why Taiwan thinks that freedom is contagious
Why Taiwan thinks that freedom is contagious
The grand Renaissance style building feels like an embassy, but it isn’t. David Lin talks like an ambassador, but he [...]
July 19, 2019
May goes not with a bang, but with a whimper
May goes not with a bang, but with a whimper
This time next week Theresa May will be embarking on her first weekend out of office. Her successor, most likely [...]
July 19, 2019
MPs: Next Prime Minister should make Huawei 5G decision ‘a matter of priority’
MPs: Next Prime Minister should make Huawei 5G decision ‘a matter of priority’
MPs have urged the next Prime Minister to decide whether to include Chinese tech giant Huawei in future 5G networks [...]
July 19, 2019
Renter demand soars after tenant fee ban
Renter demand soars after tenant fee ban
Tenant demand soared in June as renters rushed to secure new properties following the introduction of new rules to ban [...]
July 19, 2019
Boeing takes $4.9bn hit on 737 Max groundings to compensate airlines
Boeing takes $4.9bn hit on 737 Max groundings to compensate airlines
Boeing will set aside $4.9bn (£3.9bn) to compensate airlines for the disruption caused by the worldwide grounding of its 737 [...]
July 18, 2019
Arriva seeks £200m from government over East Midlands franchise snub
Arriva seeks £200m from government over East Midlands franchise snub
Rail giant Arriva is claiming £200m from the government over its controversial decision to disqualify it from the East Midlands [...]
July 18, 2019