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DEBATE: Is the G7 warning the end for Facebook’s libra?
Now that the G7 has issued a warning against the cryptocurrency, is this it for Facebook’s libra? YES, says Ana [...]
October 16, 2019
You're fired: Why the Apprentice is bad for business
You're fired: Why the Apprentice is bad for business
If you have been meaning to catch up on the latest instalment of the BBC’s long-running reality series The Apprentice, [...]
October 16, 2019
Voter ID is a misguided solution to a problem that doesn’t exist
Voter ID is a misguided solution to a problem that doesn’t exist
Out of all the policies revealed in the Queen’s Speech on Monday, one seemingly minor proposal should ring alarm bells: [...]
October 16, 2019
You can tune out, the Brexit melodrama won’t get fixed anytime soon
You can tune out, the Brexit melodrama won’t get fixed anytime soon
A few weeks ago, I took a break from reading the news because I was worried that Brexit developments were [...]
October 16, 2019
This year’s Nobel economics laureates have made the world a better place
This year’s Nobel economics laureates have made the world a better place
This year’s Nobel Prize in economics, announced on Monday, was a ray of sunshine amid the prevailing media gloom.   The [...]
October 16, 2019
Watchdog censures Boohoo and Missguided over ‘sexual’ adverts
Watchdog censures Boohoo and Missguided over ‘sexual’ adverts
The advertising watchdog has censured retailers Boohoo and Missguided over adverts that contained “offensive” and “socially irresponsible” sexual references. In [...]
October 16, 2019
Click and collect services could boost in-store sales
Click and collect services could boost in-store sales
Investment in click and collect services could boost bricks and mortar sales as customers make last minute purchases when they [...]
October 16, 2019
Eco-friendly product sales surge on climate change awareness
Eco-friendly product sales surge on climate change awareness
Environmentally aware consumers moved away from one-use plastics this year as climate change activism hit the headlines, sparking a surge [...]
October 16, 2019
Brexit negotiators will keep talking until 'one minute to midnight' as summit looms
Brexit negotiators will keep talking until 'one minute to midnight' as summit looms
Brexit talks will stretch until “one minute to midnight” in order to secure a last-minute deal at this week’s European [...]
October 15, 2019
Woodford winds down: Stockpicker’s troubled investment empire collapses
Woodford winds down: Stockpicker’s troubled investment empire collapses
The investment empire of former star fund manager Neil Woodford came crashing down tonight after a bruising day which saw [...]
October 15, 2019