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July 2019 articles

ii view: Microsoft results put shares in the clouds
ii view: Microsoft results put shares in the clouds
By Keith Bowman from interactive investor. Technology behemoth Microsoft is now far more than Windows and Word, evidenced by latest results. Fourth-quarter results [...]
July 19, 2019
The director of Super Mario Brothers makes her first feature in 26 years and it’s not what you’re expecting
The director of Super Mario Brothers makes her first feature in 26 years and it’s not what you’re expecting
Tell It To The Bees (15); Dir. Annabel Jankel; 2 Stars Based on the novel by Fiona Shaw, Tell It [...]
July 19, 2019
Government launches review into Britain’s financial rules ahead of Brexit
Government launches review into Britain’s financial rules ahead of Brexit
The City’s financial rules are set to be reviewed by the government ahead of Britain’s departure from the EU. While [...]
July 19, 2019
Making Noise Quietly is a war film that forgoes guns and explosions to focus on those left behind
Making Noise Quietly is a war film that forgoes guns and explosions to focus on those left behind
There are many dramas about the devastation of war as viewed by those on the front line. Fewer, however, look [...]
July 19, 2019
Homebase closes in on Bathstore takeover
Homebase closes in on Bathstore takeover
Homebase is set to buy struggling retailer Bathstore after the UK’s largest bathroom specialist fell into administration three weeks ago. [...]
July 19, 2019
City of London pledges plastic waste cut
City of London pledges plastic waste cut
The Square Mile’s policy-making body has vowed to cut down on its use of plastics at The Mansion House and [...]
July 19, 2019
Shareholders rebel at Homeserve over ex-director payouts
Shareholders rebel at Homeserve over ex-director payouts
Shareholders dealt home repairs company Homeserve a bloody nose today as 30 per cent voted against the directors’ pay report. [...]
July 19, 2019
Israeli security firm NSO denies Whatsapp spyware can hack data from Google Cloud, iCloud and Facebook
Israeli security firm NSO denies Whatsapp spyware can hack data from Google Cloud, iCloud and Facebook
Israeli cyber security company NSO has denied telling customers that its Whatsapp-hacking spyware is capable of hacking people’s data from [...]
July 19, 2019
Gold hits six-year high as jittery investors run for safety
Gold hits six-year high as jittery investors run for safety
Gold hit a six-year high today as impending central bank rate cuts and fears about the world economy sends investors [...]
July 19, 2019
Police ban Extinction Rebellion’s boats on last day of London protests
Police ban Extinction Rebellion’s boats on last day of London protests
Extinction Rebellion’s trademark boats have been banned from London protests on the climate change activists’ last day of planned summer [...]
July 19, 2019