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Swarovski apologises to China for describing Hong Kong as country

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 4:20am
The jewellery firm is the latest company to be hit by controversy over the description of Hong Kong.

Next boss: The UK is a long way from gridlock and chaos

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 1:05am
Government contingency planning means the UK is becoming prepared for a no-deal Brexit, says Lord Wolfson.

School uniform: Can it be bought more cheaply?

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 8:29pm
Parents recalled spending more than £200 per child on uniform when surveyed by the government.

Is this the end of Macri's vision for Argentina?

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 7:48pm
President Macri has pledged to revive the south American country's economy, but are his hopes now over?

Libra: Could Facebook’s new currency be stopped in its tracks?

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 7:15pm
How Facebook’s Libra could be stopped in its tracks

Asda and Boots urge chancellor to reform 'broken' rates system

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 7:08pm
The industry says a no-deal Brexit would "place a considerable strain" on the retail sector.

UK 'first in line' for US trade deal, says John Bolton

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 5:32pm
The US would consider negotiating deals on "sector-by-sector" basis, says a senior Trump aide.

KPMG ousts head of financial services unit

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 3:49pm
The consultancy firm said "conduct issues" had been raised concerning Tim Howarth.

Argentine peso and markets plunge after shock vote

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 12:59pm
Some of the country's most traded stocks have lost one third of their value in just two hours.

Hotel Chocolat 'in mourning' after van found burnt out

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 11:59am
The firm's founder says he will visit the van, which was destroyed by thieves, for "emotional closure".

Argentine leader Mauricio Macri trounced in primary vote

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 11:01am
The primaries are a good indicator of who may win the presidential elections later this year.

Former Goals Soccer Centres executives under investigation

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 8:30am
East Kilbride-based firm Goals says its two founders are part of a probe into historic financial irregularities.

Burford says its shares have been 'illegally' manipulated

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 4:37am
Burford, which saw its shares halve last week, says traders sought to deliberately depress the price.

South Korea to take Japan off trusted export list

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 4:35am
The tit-for-tat move deepens the rift between the nations, inflamed by a row over wartime compensation.

Tech firms face fines for harmful videos from regulator Ofcom

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 4:17am
The UK plans to give new powers to the media regulator in order to comply with EU law.

Cathay threatens to fire staff over 'illegal' HK protests

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 3:47am
The airline has already sacked two employees for conduct tied to demonstrations in Hong Kong.

The town battling the High Street blues

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 3:29am
Stockton-on-Tees has made great efforts to regenerate its town centre, but with mixed results.

Student side-hustles to help pay for university

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 2:56am
Young entrepreneurs move beyond bar work to earn enough to enjoy university life.

Versace apologises after T-shirt draws China ire

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 10:14pm
The luxury label is the latest firm to face backlash for not adhering to China's territorial claims.

Gambling companies see huge rise in complaints

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 7:07pm
Complaints about UK betting companies have increased almost 5,000% in the past five years.


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