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Japanese firms ‘very concerned’ about prospect of no-deal Brexit, warns foreign minister
Japanese firms ‘very concerned’ about prospect of no-deal Brexit, warns foreign minister
Japan’s foreign minister has urged the UK to avoid a no-deal Brexit, admitting that Japanese firms are “very concerned” by [...]
June 27, 2019
Unilever and SAP lead £4m investment round in digital reward platform WeGift
Unilever and SAP lead £4m investment round in digital reward platform WeGift
The likes of SAP and Unilever have led a £4m investment round into London startup WeGift, which is aiming to [...]
June 27, 2019
Bitcoin: Is it starting to feel like 2017 all over again?
Bitcoin: Is it starting to feel like 2017 all over again?
By Gary McFarlane from interactive investor. Bitcoin’s decisive break above the psychologically important $10,000 mark – with $11,000 breached over the weekend and [...]
June 27, 2019
Tube drivers get ear defenders for ‘screeching’ Underground lines
Tube drivers get ear defenders for ‘screeching’ Underground lines
Transport for London (TfL) has offered Tube drivers ear defenders to protect them against high levels of noise from new [...]
June 27, 2019
US and China ‘agree tentative trade truce’ ahead of G20 summit
US and China ‘agree tentative trade truce’ ahead of G20 summit
China and the US have reportedly agreed to a tentative truce in their ongoing trade war, two days before crucial [...]
June 27, 2019
Air India plane makes emergency landing at Stansted Airport over ‘bomb threat’
Air India plane makes emergency landing at Stansted Airport over ‘bomb threat’
A passenger jet has been forced to make an emergency landing at London Stansted due to a bomb threat, Air [...]
June 27, 2019
Europe heatwave 2019: Temperatures soar above 40C as Sahara bubble engulfs continent
Europe heatwave 2019: Temperatures soar above 40C as Sahara bubble engulfs continent
A heatwave currently engulfing Europe has seen temperatures reach record highs. Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic all experienced their [...]
June 27, 2019
Greene King posts robust sales growth despite fall in profit after summer washout
Greene King posts robust sales growth despite fall in profit after summer washout
Pub chain operator Greene King has posted a robust rise in sales for the full year, despite a slump in [...]
June 27, 2019
Calling the data doctor: How Chronomics wants to educate  you about your epigenetics
Calling the data doctor: How Chronomics wants to educate you about your epigenetics
How old are you? A simple enough question, you may think, but not for Dr Tom Stubbs, co-founder and chief [...]
June 27, 2019
UK passes law to slash greenhouse gas emissions to ‘net zero’ by 2050
UK passes law to slash greenhouse gas emissions to ‘net zero’ by 2050
The UK has enshrined in law a target to cut greenhouse gas emissions to “net zero” by 2050, becoming the [...]
June 27, 2019