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2019 Articles

Emirates profit soars as fuel price dip gives airline a boost
Emirates profit soars as fuel price dip gives airline a boost
Emirates airline saw profit nearly quadruple in the first half of the year, bouncing back from its lowest half-year results [...]
November 7, 2019
Aston Martin is hoping next year's James Bond movie will boost sales
Aston Martin is hoping next year's James Bond movie will boost sales
The chief executive of ailing luxury car manufacturer Aston Martin hopes next year’s James Bond movie will give the firm [...]
November 7, 2019
Essex lorry deaths: Police identify all 39 Vietnamese victims
Essex lorry deaths: Police identify all 39 Vietnamese victims
All 39 Vietnamese people found dead in a lorry in Essex have been formally identified and their families told. The [...]
November 7, 2019
Airbnb has promised to verify all of its properties - 11 years after it was founded
Airbnb has promised to verify all of its properties - 11 years after it was founded
Airbnb has said it will verify all properties on its website, after an investigation uncovered a series of scam listings. [...]
November 6, 2019
California demands Facebook hand over documents in state investigation
California demands Facebook hand over documents in state investigation
California is investigating Facebook’s disclosure of user data to Cambridge Analytica, it emerged in a court filing demanding the firm [...]
November 6, 2019
Pizza Express owner to pay down debt pile with £80m cash injection
Pizza Express owner to pay down debt pile with £80m cash injection
The Chinese owner of restaurant chain Pizza Express has launched a tender offer to buy up £80m of the company’s [...]
November 6, 2019
Chinese firm Jingye Group 'in pole position to buy British Steel'
Chinese firm Jingye Group 'in pole position to buy British Steel'
The Chinese company which has reemerged as a frontrunner to buy British Steel is thought to have lofty ambitions the [...]
November 6, 2019
Revolut's information security chief has left the firm after just two months in the job
Revolut's information security chief has left the firm after just two months in the job
Revolut’s chief information security officer (CISO) Dinis Cruz has quit less than two months after he joined the firm. Cruz [...]
November 6, 2019
Mothercare shuts up shop in UK as PwC called in for administration
Mothercare shuts up shop in UK as PwC called in for administration
Mothercare has called in the administrators, meaning it will shutter its 79 UK stores and put 2,500 jobs at risk. [...]
November 5, 2019
Uber shares hit record low as early investors prepare for chance to sell off
Uber shares hit record low as early investors prepare for chance to sell off
Ride hailing firm Uber’s shares hit a record low today, as shareholders geared up for the expiry of its Initial [...]
November 5, 2019
O2 steps into 5G driverless car testing in London as it grows mobile customer base
O2 steps into 5G driverless car testing in London as it grows mobile customer base
O2 will have a hand in an ambitious project to trial driverless cars on London roads, using its 5G network [...]
November 5, 2019
Cobham £4bn takeover decision delayed as Leadsom looks for more time
Cobham £4bn takeover decision delayed as Leadsom looks for more time
The £4bn buyout of Cobham by American private equity giant Advent could have run into problems, after the government said [...]
November 5, 2019
Inmarsat rejects call from investor to delay takeover court hearing
Inmarsat rejects call from investor to delay takeover court hearing
Satellite firm Inmarsat, which is being bought by a private equity-led consortium, has rejected a call by investor Oaktree Capital [...]
November 5, 2019
Boeing's chief executive offered to forego his bonuses over the 737 Max crisis
Boeing's chief executive offered to forego his bonuses over the 737 Max crisis
Boeing chief executive Dennis Muilenburg has offered to forego all bonuses for 2019 as the firm scrambles to deal with [...]
November 5, 2019