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Kier to cut 1,200 jobs as it seeks to cut costs

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 3:04am
The troubled construction and services firm is attempting to save £55m a year by 2021.

UK to launch "groundbreaking" China share market link

Mon, 06/17/2019 - 12:52am
UK-listed companies will be able to sell shares in Shanghai under a new share link, Treasury says.

'Pilots were not to blame for 737 crash'

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 7:25pm
The boss of Ethiopian Airlines has rejected the idea his pilots were at fault in 737 Max crash.

Brexit uncertainty 'hitting UK business investment'

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 7:16pm
Companies should be investing in measures aimed at growth, says the British Chambers of Commerce.

CEO Secrets: My clubs aren't 'pale, stale and male'

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 7:06pm
Entrepreneur Ronald Ndoro talks about his vision for private members' clubs in the 21st century.

'I just got fed up with the sexism. It was everywhere'

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 7:04pm
How Dame Stephanie Shirley went from child refugee to computer industry and women's rights pioneer.

Carole Ghosn: 'I'm a housewife, not a conniving woman'

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 7:02pm
The wife of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn speaks out about his detention and campaign to free him.

Carole Ghosn calls for President Trump to back her husband

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 7:00pm
The wife of the former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn wants pressure put on Japan over his legal battle.

Waiter 'won't pay eat-and-run bill'

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 8:41am
A customer claimed a waiter feared being made to pay after diners fled, because of company policy.

Tory leadership race: EU will renegotiate Brexit package, says Hunt

Sun, 06/16/2019 - 6:51am
Mr Hunt said if there is no prospect of a deal by 31 October he would accept a no-deal Brexit.

Tattoos at work: Are they still an issue?

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 7:58pm
Employers have become more relaxed about visible tattoos at work, but some firms still don't allow them.

Berkshire family starts waste plastic swimsuit business

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 7:30pm
A Berkshire family has turned the oceans' waste plastic into a range of children's swimwear.

Illegal eel exporters exposed by Countryfile

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 7:23pm
International buyers offered high prices for eels caught on the River Severn in Gloucestershire.

'My parents wanted me to marry. I became a DJ'

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 7:10pm
Photographer Sayan Hazra captures a day in the life of one of India's few female DJs.

India announces retaliatory trade tariffs against the US

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 5:13pm
The new duties come days before countries' leaders are expected to meet at a G20 summit in Japan.

Soaring second home ownership hitting young people

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 7:05pm
More than one-in-10 people in the UK now own second homes, buy-to-let and overseas properties.

Paris Airshow: Difficult decisions for Boeing lie ahead

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 4:14pm
At the Paris Airshow, Boeing faces some difficult choices following the fatal 737 Max crashes.

Hong Kong extradition row: Will it damage its star status?

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 4:01pm
Hong Kong is one of the world's top financial hubs, but is this status now at risk?

Huawei delays launch of folding smartphone

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 10:02am
The Chinese tech giant says it's being "cautious" about the device, which was supposed to launch this summer.

Metal traders banned from workday boozing

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 6:34am
The London Metal Exchange's ban affects about 120 personnel of the nine different firms who work there.

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