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Unilever relocation plan rejected by major shareholder

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 3:16am
Aviva Investors says it will vote against Unilever's plan to move its headquarters to the Netherlands.

Salesforce billionaire Marc Benioff to buy Time magazine

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 12:08am
Marc Benioff becomes the latest tech entrepreneur to buy a media title with the $190m purchase.

TimeOut boss: 'I am the chief servant officer'

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 7:13pm
TimeOut boss Julio Bruno says he is not a chief executive officer but a "chief servant officer".

'People thought we were interns but we were in charge'

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 7:09pm
Jamie Beaton and Sharndre Kushor, founders of popular online tutoring business Crimson Education, say their young age can confuse people.

UK growth forecast trimmed by British Chambers of Commerce

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 7:07pm
The BCC lowers its UK growth forecasts, and says Brexit uncertainty is harming the economy.

Amazon investigates staff bribery claims

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 6:21pm
The practice is particularly "pronounced in China", according to the Wall Street Journal.

Sports Direct denies it wants Debenhams to fail

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 4:14pm
The sportswear chain says reports it wants Debenhams to collapse were "irresponsible and incorrect".

Cyber attack led to Bristol Airport blank screens

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 5:45am
Bristol Airport says a "ransomware"-style attack prompted it to take screens offline for two days.

Lib Dems call for sovereign wealth fund

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 5:16am
The fund could be built up through wealth taxes and the sale of assets, leader Sir Vince Cable says.

Steel pensioners 'still fighting' despite campaign win

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 7:54pm
Ex-steelworkers thought they had won 90% of their money - but claim some are only getting half.

Cancelled Dwarfanators wrestling show 'to sue venues'

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 7:25pm
The Extreme Dwarfanators Wrestling event was likened to "a Victorian spectacle" by critics.

The Bezos backlash: Is 'big philanthropy' a charade?

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 7:17pm
The Amazon founder has pledged to donate $2bn, but critics say he should pay Amazon workers more instead.

Spanish-speaking Taco Bell worker fired for refusing English-speaker

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 4:26pm
A Spanish-speaking Taco Bell employee was fired for refusing to serve an English speaker in Florida.

'Broken' rail franchise system to be reviewed

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 3:56pm
The government inquiry comes after the East Coast Mainline was brought back under its control this year.

Storms, viruses, bankers: What could cause another economic crisis?

Sat, 09/15/2018 - 6:24am
Ten years ago the global economy almost collapsed, but what happened next and what might cause another global economic crisis?

UK frustrated by Cayman Islands silence on money laundering

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 7:04pm
Authorities in the Cayman Islands, a British Overseas Territory, are failing to help UK investigators.

'The Bank of Mum and Dad will run dry'

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 4:55pm
Money lenders say people will borrow even more from families as firms cut lending after Wonga's collapse.

The day Lehman Brothers went under

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 4:50pm
The BBC talked to people involved about their memories of the bank's collapse on 15 September 2008.

Trump 'orders further China tariffs'

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 1:48pm
US President Donald Trump reportedly tells staff to move ahead with tariffs on $200bn worth of Chinese goods.

Fraud ringleader jailed over 'boiler room' scam

Fri, 09/14/2018 - 11:10am
The ringleader of a scam designed to con 170 investors out of £2.8m has been sent to prison.


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