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EU Commission unveils 'European Green Deal' in Brussels
EU Commission unveils 'European Green Deal' in Brussels
The president of the EU Commission today in Brussels set out the details of her long-expected “European Green Deal”, as [...]
December 11, 2019
What to expect when you’re expecting an election
What to expect when you’re expecting an election
It’s one of the messiest elections in living memory – but there are a few certainties you can count on. [...]
December 11, 2019
M&C Saatchi shares tumble after boardroom bloodbath
M&C Saatchi shares tumble after boardroom bloodbath
Shares in M&C Saatchi tumbled almost six per cent today as investors reacted to a boardroom bloodbath that sent shockwaves [...]
December 11, 2019
Credit Suisse cuts profit targets and pivots away from coal
Credit Suisse cuts profit targets and pivots away from coal
Credit Suisse faces missed targets and losses next year, after the bank cut its profitability target for 2020.  The Swiss [...]
December 11, 2019
Telefonica shuns security fears as it picks Huawei for German 5G network
Telefonica shuns security fears as it picks Huawei for German 5G network
Telefonica Deutschland has tapped Huawei to build its 5G network in Germany, despite concerns that the Chinese telecoms firm could [...]
December 11, 2019
Election 2019: Sterling rises as traders await vote
Election 2019: Sterling rises as traders await vote
Sterling has risen against the dollar ahead of tomorrow’s General Election, recovering the ground it lost yesterday after a closely-watched [...]
December 11, 2019
General election: Tories to have lower primary vote than in 2017, new poll warns
General election: Tories to have lower primary vote than in 2017, new poll warns
Pollsters who correctly predicted President Donald Trump have forecast that the Tories will win fewer votes tomorrow than under Theresa [...]
December 11, 2019
AA shares leap as firm plans bond buyback
AA shares leap as firm plans bond buyback
Shares in motoring association the AA jumped 15 per cent today after the company announced a possible share buyback after [...]
December 11, 2019
Brits ‘wrongly’ told they can vote tomorrow after IT glitch
Brits ‘wrongly’ told they can vote tomorrow after IT glitch
Some people who are not on the electoral register have been wrongly told they can vote in tomorrow’s election due [...]
December 11, 2019
Election 2019: Leaders travel across UK in final push
Election 2019: Leaders travel across UK in final push
Party leaders are travelling across the country today in a last ditch plea to appeal to voters before the polls [...]
December 11, 2019
Greta Thunberg crowned Time Person of the Year 2019
Greta Thunberg crowned Time Person of the Year 2019
Time named teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg as its person of the year today, after she inspired worldwide protests against [...]
December 11, 2019
Don’t cross the streams: Netflix to make series about the rise of Spotify
Don’t cross the streams: Netflix to make series about the rise of Spotify
As the streaming wars heat up, media firms are increasingly looking to get ahead of their rivals. But now it [...]
December 11, 2019
Saudi Aramco shares surge 10 per cent in $25.6bn stock market debut
Saudi Aramco shares surge 10 per cent in $25.6bn stock market debut
Saudi Aramco’s shares jumped 10 per cent today, as the kingdom’s state-run oil company started life as a public company [...]
December 11, 2019
The unexpected consequences of gorilla conservation in Uganda
The unexpected consequences of gorilla conservation in Uganda
Standing in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, I’m dodging a light hail of fruits being thrown down by gorillas in the trees [...]
December 11, 2019