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Carney: Brexit has cost households £900

Published: Tue, 22 May 2018 16:57:45 GMT

The Brexit vote has lowered growth by up to 2%, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney says.


Hammond to pledge superfast broadband for most homes

Published: Tue, 22 May 2018 18:08:07 GMT

The Chancellor pledges full-fibre connections for most homes and businesses by 2025.


How can M&S get back in fashion?

Published: Tue, 22 May 2018 15:56:31 GMT

As one of the UK's best-known retailers plans to close dozens of stores, how can it stem the decline?


Is the Trump administration losing the China trade war?

Published: Tue, 22 May 2018 15:36:11 GMT

The president prides himself on his deal-making, but the Chinese are claiming the upper hand.


Zuckerberg's European Parliament testimony criticised

Published: Tue, 22 May 2018 18:42:56 GMT

The Facebook founder faces questions from European lawmakers over the data scandal and fake news.


Tesco Direct closure puts 500 jobs at risk

Published: Tue, 22 May 2018 14:53:43 GMT

Supermarket says Tesco Direct faces high costs, will not become profitable and will be closed.


M&S to close 100 stores by 2022

Published: Tue, 22 May 2018 11:39:42 GMT

The retail giant speeds up the pace of closures that it says are "vital for the future of M&S".


Former Uber engineer sues for sexual harassment

Published: Tue, 22 May 2018 16:07:45 GMT

A former Uber engineer is suing the firm for sexual harassment and discrimination.


BP delays Rhum North Sea work over Iran sanctions clarity

Published: Tue, 22 May 2018 13:35:02 GMT

The North Sea Rhum field news came as BP announced it is to cut 3% of its global workforce.


Elon Musk to fix Tesla 'braking flaw'

Published: Tue, 22 May 2018 12:29:05 GMT

Flaws pointed out in a review of Tesla's Model 3 have prompted Elon Musk to make changes.