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Brexit: UK jobs 'attracting less interest from EU workers'

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 7:00pm
A leading jobs website says the number of searches from Europe for British jobs has dropped since 2015.

Budget cuts threaten Brexit ferry plan

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 7:00pm
A council's proposed budget cuts puts Seaborne's planned Ramsgate to Ostend ferry service at risk.

Trump backs World Bank critic Malpass for top job

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 2:56pm
Nominee David Malpass has called for changes at the international institution.

Northern rail: Strikes halted by 'breakthrough'

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 2:46pm
The RMT union said Northern rail had offered a guarantee of a conductor on all trains.

Huawei: Tackling security concerns may take five years

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 2:13pm
The Chinese telecoms giant says measures to address UK security concerns will take time to implement.

David Malpass: Who is Trump's pick for World Bank president?

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 2:00pm
The Trump administration has nominated economist David Malpass as World Bank president. Who is he?

Spotify splashes out millions of dollars on podcasts

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 11:42am
The music streaming service is trying to be the "Netflix of audio", an analyst says.

French-German rail merger blocked by Brussels

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 7:55am
France's finance minister says ruling against the Siemens-Alstom tie-up 'serves the interests of China'.

UK fracking firm urges rise in quake level

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 7:02am
Cuadrilla says other industries enjoy "higher thresholds" when it comes to tremors.

Ocado warehouse fire: Sales warning as shares drop

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 5:08am
The online grocer has seen shares slump after a fire tore through its Hampshire warehouse.

Interserve agrees rescue plan with creditors

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 3:21am
Outsourcing company Interserve has reached a deal with creditors to cut its debts from £600m to £275m.

Hotel booking sites to end 'misleading' sales

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 3:00am
UK competition watchdog probes a number of websites over pressure selling and discount claims.

State of the Union: Trump vows to end China's job 'theft'

Wed, 02/06/2019 - 1:38am
The US president says any deal must end unfair trade practices and lower US trade deficits.

I'm A Celebrity app's gambling ads criticised

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 7:15pm
The UK's advertising watchdog says steps should have been taken to hide them from under-18s.

Can tech help plug the healthcare gap?

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 7:11pm
Ageing populations around the world are putting pressure on healthcare. Can innovation plug the gap?

The family preserving a dying Singapore tradition

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 7:10pm
Rising competition and the labour-intensive nature of making these cakes by hand mean local bakeries like these are dwindling.

'Breaking down walls not building them'

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 7:08pm
The University of Toronto is using Donald Trump and Brexit to poach international students.

Patisserie Valerie: Unravelling the history of the café chain

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 7:04pm
There never was a founder called Valerie, instead a Belgian husband and wife team. Ben Morris speaks exclusively to the couple's niece.

Bank staff ‘saving elderly from scams’

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 7:01pm
A scheme prevented millions being handed over to fraudsters but some cons still hit their target.

No-deal Brexit threat to 40 trade deals, says CBI

Tue, 02/05/2019 - 7:00pm
The CBI warns that the UK risks "crashing out" of 40 trade deals in the event of a no-deal Brexit

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