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2019 Articles

Swansong: Is Apple about to kill iTunes at WWDC 2019?
Swansong: Is Apple about to kill iTunes at WWDC 2019?
If reports are true, iTunes could be about to play its last ever track at Apple’s WWDC 2019 event tonight. [...]
June 3, 2019
Ineos billionaire Sir Jim Ratcliffe pours $2bn into Saudi Arabia manufacturing hubs
Ineos billionaire Sir Jim Ratcliffe pours $2bn into Saudi Arabia manufacturing hubs
British energy giant Ineos is set to sink $2bn (£1.6bn) into its very first manufacturing plants in Saudi Arabia. Read [...]
June 3, 2019
Sir Philip Green must stump up extra £50m to save Arcadia from administration
Sir Philip Green must stump up extra £50m to save Arcadia from administration
Sir Philip Green must plough another £50m into the pension scheme of his Arcadia retail empire to prevent it collapsing, [...]
May 31, 2019
Tories face worst election result ever as Brexit Party and Lib Dems surge ahead
Tories face worst election result ever as Brexit Party and Lib Dems surge ahead
The Conservatives would fall outside the top two parties if a general election were held today, a new poll reveals. [...]
May 31, 2019
Wizz Air profits rise as it expects higher fuel costs to push up 2020 earnings
Wizz Air profits rise as it expects higher fuel costs to push up 2020 earnings
Wizz Air’s profit margin was squeezed in its latest financial year despite posting record profit today as revenues soared, and [...]
May 31, 2019
Markets brace as Trump threatens Mexico with 25 per cent tariffs over immigrants
Markets brace as Trump threatens Mexico with 25 per cent tariffs over immigrants
US President Donald Trump is set to slap fresh tariffs on all Mexican imports next month, in a shock move [...]
May 31, 2019
Outsourcer Amey agrees terms for £300m deal to escape Birmingham roads contract
Outsourcer Amey agrees terms for £300m deal to escape Birmingham roads contract
Contractor Amey is close to reaching a £300m agreement that would see it pay its way out of a maintenance [...]
May 30, 2019
Welcome to the future: EE 5G lands in London and five other UK cities
Welcome to the future: EE 5G lands in London and five other UK cities
EE’s 5G network went live in six cities today, bringing the new technology to the UK for the first time. [...]
May 30, 2019
Chancellor Philip Hammond vows to topple next Prime Minister to avert no-deal Brexit
Chancellor Philip Hammond vows to topple next Prime Minister to avert no-deal Brexit
Chancellor Philip Hammond has hinted he could try to topple the next government if it meant averting a no-deal Brexit. [...]
May 30, 2019
Labour party to review decision to oust Alastair Campbell
Labour party to review decision to oust Alastair Campbell
The Labour party is set to review its decision to expel Alastair Campbell, a senior MP said today. Read more: [...]
May 30, 2019
No-deal Brexit factory shutdowns slash UK car production by 45 per cent
No-deal Brexit factory shutdowns slash UK car production by 45 per cent
An “extraordinary” widespread factory shutdown prompted by Brexit slashed car production almost in half last month. Read more: Car sales [...]
May 30, 2019
Boris Johnson to face court over claims he lied in Brexit referendum campaign
Boris Johnson to face court over claims he lied in Brexit referendum campaign
Boris Johnson's defence team has slammed a decision to summon him to court over claims he made in the run [...]
May 29, 2019
Twitter mocks Dominic Raab's now infamous Tory election race video
Twitter mocks Dominic Raab's now infamous Tory election race video
Tory leadership hopeful Dominic Raab has been roasted online for what viewers claimed was a rather awkward clip setting out [...]
May 29, 2019
Stobart shares soar 10 per cent after firm gives upbeat outlook despite losses
Stobart shares soar 10 per cent after firm gives upbeat outlook despite losses
Stobart shares have soared by more than 10 per cent this morning following the release of its latest financial results [...]
May 29, 2019