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Thomas Cook in US bankruptcy move | Business

Thomas Cook in US bankruptcy move | Business

Thomas Cook cleared another hurdle on the way to a £1.1 billion rescue deal last night by filing for Chapter…
Hedge funds cash in as Sirius shares tumble: FCA under pressure as potash miner crashes

Hedge funds cash in as Sirius shares tumble: FCA under pressure as potash miner crashes

Hedge funds banked millions of pounds yesterday as shares in the company trying to build a fertiliser mine under the…
Are cities as bad for the environment as we think?

Are cities as bad for the environment as we think?

Image copyrightGetty Images Our cities are increasingly under scrutiny over their impact on climate change. But in terms of carbon…
Bitcoin Weekly Chart May Point to Covert Bullishness

Bitcoin Weekly Chart May Point to Covert Bullishness

After incurring a sudden influx of buying pressure yesterday that sent Bitcoins price surging past $10,400, the cryptos bulls were…
Tinkler plots route to delivering bid for ailing Eddie Stobart

Tinkler plots route to delivering bid for ailing Eddie Stobart

Tinkler plots route to delivering bid for ailing Eddie Stobart - Sky News
Seriously, this sh!t again? 24m medical records, 700m+ scan pics casually left online

Seriously, this sh!t again? 24m medical records, 700m+ scan pics casually left online

Around 24 million medical patients' data is floating around on the internet, freely available for all to pore over thanks…
Smart meter rollout delayed until 2024

Smart meter rollout delayed until 2024

Smart meter rollout delayed until 2024 - ITV News - ITV News
Liverpool Council sells half stake in John Lennon Airport

Liverpool Council sells half stake in John Lennon Airport

Image copyrightAncala PartnersImage caption The airport first opened in 1933 Liverpool City Council has sold half of its stake in…
‘Racist’ AI art warns against bad training data

‘Racist’ AI art warns against bad training data

Image copyrightImageNet Roulette An artificial-intelligence art project has been criticised for using racist and sexist tags to classify its users.…
Mum blames NHS after son went blind from diet of crisps, chocolate and chips

Mum blames NHS after son went blind from diet of crisps, chocolate and chips

A mum has insisted she "could not have done any more" to stop her son losing his sight after living…
Ocado could start M&S deliveries early as Waitrose deal enters final year

Ocado could start M&S deliveries early as Waitrose deal enters final year

Ocado could start selling Marks & Spencer products on its website ahead of its September deadline next year, if its…
Apple Says It Would Rather Not Pay £11.5 Billion in Back Taxes to the EU

Apple Says It Would Rather Not Pay £11.5 Billion in Back Taxes to the EU

The European Union has ordered Apple to pay roughly £11.5 billion (13 billion) to cover back taxes the EU says…
First-time buyers close the gap on home movers as the number jumps by nearly 6 per cent

First-time buyers close the gap on home movers as the number jumps by nearly 6 per cent

Almost 2,000 more first-time buyers climbed onto the property ladder in July than in the same month last year, official figures…
WiFi 6 launches and promises to give next-gen routers a boot up the a**e

WiFi 6 launches and promises to give next-gen routers a boot up the a**e

FED UP OF SNAIL-PACED WIFI? Then WiFI 6 could be the panacea to such a problem, as the certification for…
UK purchased £1bn of beef from firms tied to Amazon deforestation

UK purchased £1bn of beef from firms tied to Amazon deforestation

Responding to our findings, Neil Parish, MP, chair of the Commons environment, food and rural affairs select committee, said: This…
Thomas Cook wins stay of execution to secure extra £200m for rescue

Thomas Cook wins stay of execution to secure extra £200m for rescue

Thomas Cook has been given extra time to secure agreement on a crucial rescue deal now worth £1.1 billion up…
Cobham family loses takeover battle with America’s Advent

Cobham family loses takeover battle with America’s Advent

The founding family behind Cobham has renewed its call for the government to intervene in the £4 billion takeover of…
Local centres at top of council shopping lists

Local centres at top of council shopping lists

Councils have spent hundreds of millions of pounds buying shopping centres as they try to regenerate town centres. Local authorities…
App that cancels subscriptions at end of free trials launched in UK

App that cancels subscriptions at end of free trials launched in UK

App that cancels subscriptions at end of free trials launched in UK - Sky News
Jim Ratcliffe’s Ineos set to build new car in Wales

Jim Ratcliffe’s Ineos set to build new car in Wales

Jim Ratcliffe, one of Britain’s richest men, is close to signing a deal to build a sport utility vehicle in…
1000 Diageo workers to strike on Tuesday as 10 days of action start over pay row

1000 Diageo workers to strike on Tuesday as 10 days of action start over pay row

At least 1,000 furious Diageo workers are to go on strike on Tuesday over a major pay dispute. Trade union…
Shaky gems market hits Petra Diamonds

Shaky gems market hits Petra Diamonds

Challenging conditions facing the global diamond industry were underlined on Monday after London-listed Petra Diamonds reported widening losses. Petra said…
Salesforce announces Manufacturing Cloud industry-specific product

Salesforce announces Manufacturing Cloud industry-specific product

September 16, 2019 -- Salesforce announced Manufacturing Cloud, an industry-specific product for manufacturers. Manufacturing Cloud works to bring sales and operations…
E-cigarette cancer warning as new study finds mint and menthol flavour risk

E-cigarette cancer warning as new study finds mint and menthol flavour risk

Simon Capewell, professor of public health at Liverpool University, said: How many warning shots do the government need before it…
Global currency trading volumes surge to highest-ever level

Global currency trading volumes surge to highest-ever level

HIGH RISK WARNING: Foreign exchange trading carries a high level of risk that may not be suitable for all investors.…
ECB prepared to cut rates again, says its chief economist

ECB prepared to cut rates again, says its chief economist

The European Central Bank’s chief economist Philip Lane has defended the monetary stimulus package the central bank launched last week,…
Wrightbus bidder Darren Donnelly ‘no longer pursuing deal’

Wrightbus bidder Darren Donnelly ‘no longer pursuing deal’

Image caption Wrightbus is one of Ballymena's largest employers A leading Northern Ireland industrialist who had been in the running…
Protest outside ASDA Taunton as row over contracts continues

Protest outside ASDA Taunton as row over contracts continues

A PROTEST is taking place outside of a Taunton supermarket as rows over new controversial contracts continue. The staff from…
Transport for Wales unveils upgrade plans for the nation’s stations

Transport for Wales unveils upgrade plans for the nation’s stations

A brighter, fresher, more modern welcome to rail users into Swansea is very welcome; it complements the councils plans to…
UK banks in stand-off with government over PPI claims

UK banks in stand-off with government over PPI claims

Some of the UK’s largest banks are in a stand-off with the government over whether they should hand over millions…
£1.7m digital training centre opens in Bolton

£1.7m digital training centre opens in Bolton

DIGITAL engineers will be able to develop their ‘street smarts’ before being sent out on the road - after the…
Uber hit with lawsuit from former food delivery drivers

Uber hit with lawsuit from former food delivery drivers

TWU national secretary Michael Kaine announces case against Uber. Image: TWU Uber has joined the likes of Foodora and Deliveroo…
Developers behind collapsed Fox Street Village project finally speak out

Developers behind collapsed Fox Street Village project finally speak out

The firm behind Liverpool's collapsed Fox Street Village scheme has finally spoken out over the sequence of events that led…
Blackstone seals $4.7bn deal to buy Canada’s Dream Global Reit

Blackstone seals $4.7bn deal to buy Canada’s Dream Global Reit

Blackstone has clinched a deal to buy Canadian real estate investment trust Dream Global valuing the owner of office properties…
Chinese industrial output growth weakens again in August

Chinese industrial output growth weakens again in August

Growth in industrial output from Chinese factories fell to a fresh low in August, in another sign of how the…
Illegal work practices ‘far too common’ says think tank study

Illegal work practices ‘far too common’ says think tank study

Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage caption Young people are least likely to seek redress through employment tribunals About one in 20 workers…
Costa Coffee lobbied government against 25p ‘latte levy’ before proposals were binned

Costa Coffee lobbied government against 25p ‘latte levy’ before proposals were binned

Britains largest coffee chain claimed there was no evidence a 25p environmental latte levy on single-use cups would work and…
Asian stock exchanges are getting ahead of themselves

Asian stock exchanges are getting ahead of themselves

Last week, three Asian stock exchanges proved more interesting than even the companies trading on them. First, China scrapped foreign…
Under a Labour government we will see inflation rise to 5pc or higher

Under a Labour government we will see inflation rise to 5pc or higher

At a conference last week I was asked if inflation and interest rates would ever return to normal. As the…
Snickers chocolate bars to be called by ‘proper name’ Marathon 30 years after rebrand

Snickers chocolate bars to be called by ‘proper name’ Marathon 30 years after rebrand

Snickers chocolate bars will be called by their former name Marathon once again in a rebrand. Back in July of…
When Easing Monetary Policy Really Means Tightening

When Easing Monetary Policy Really Means Tightening

From forbes.com The ECB’s September 12th meeting was one of the most anticipated meetings of a Central Bank this year.…
Trump says negative interest rates are good. He’s wrong

Trump says negative interest rates are good. He’s wrong

When Alexander Hamilton, the nations first treasury secretary, created the foundation of our financial system, he envisioned a system that…
Illicit cannabis vaping products could be behind US deaths

Illicit cannabis vaping products could be behind US deaths

Illicit cannabis vaping products could be behind US deaths - Sky News
House panel demands documents from Apple, Google and others in antitrust probe

House panel demands documents from Apple, Google and others in antitrust probe

All content, features, and design are Copyright 2001-2019 PhoneArena.com. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part or in…
Watch Tesla Model S Plaid Prototype Share Nurburgring With Porsche Taycan

Watch Tesla Model S Plaid Prototype Share Nurburgring With Porsche Taycan

The Tesla Model S mule, boasting the so-called P100D+Plaid prototype drivetrain, has been spotted in action on Germany's Nürburgring Nordschleife (North Loop). It…
Neil Woodford’s fund inches towards its goal for reopening

Neil Woodford’s fund inches towards its goal for reopening

Under-fire fund manager Neil Woodford is nearly halfway towards his goal of reopening the Equity Income fund that was closed…
Advent International set to take Cobham as investors vote ‘with heavy heart’

Advent International set to take Cobham as investors vote ‘with heavy heart’

Cobham, the aerospace group, is on course to fall into the hands of its American suitor next week despite scepticism…
Ovo powers ahead with SSE takeover | Business

Ovo powers ahead with SSE takeover | Business

Ovo Energy has clinched a £500 million deal to acquire SSEs household supply arm, making it Britains second-largest supplier. The…
Railway arches sell-off ‘gives tenants no guarantee’

Railway arches sell-off ‘gives tenants no guarantee’

The £1.5 billion sale by Network Rail of railway arches that house thousands of small businesses failed adequately to consider…
Disney chief Bob Iger resigns from Apple while rivalry intensifies

Disney chief Bob Iger resigns from Apple while rivalry intensifies

Bob Iger, Walt Disney’s chief executive, has stepped down from Apple’s board just as the iPhone maker pushes into developing…
New Land Rover Discovery Sport review: still the unlovable middle child?

New Land Rover Discovery Sport review: still the unlovable middle child?

The Discoverys smaller, cheaper brother gets an update Still available with seven seats and AWDNew engines, new tech, new look In…
Investors shun pound as Brexit concerns dominate

Investors shun pound as Brexit concerns dominate

BARCELONA, Spain (Reuters) - Daniel Chambers, head of trading at Sequoia Capital Fund Management, has stopped trading the pound in…
Asda leads supermarkets in cutting price of petrol by 3p

Asda leads supermarkets in cutting price of petrol by 3p

Britains's biggest supermarkets are to cut petrol prices by 3p following a fall in wholesale costs. Asda reduced the price…
Exchanges: Hong Kong tests London’s post-Brexit loyalties

Exchanges: Hong Kong tests London’s post-Brexit loyalties

When Laura Cha landed at Heathrow last Thursday, she was ostensibly in town to see friends and family and to…
Argentina’s political instability set to delay IMF bailout

Argentina’s political instability set to delay IMF bailout

The next payment in the IMF’s $57bn bailout of Argentina is at risk of being delayed beyond the crisis-stricken country’s…
Sainsbury’s to halve plastic packaging by 2025

Sainsbury’s to halve plastic packaging by 2025

Supermarket giant Sainsbury’s has announced it will halve its plastic footprint by 2025, and will look at introducing reusable and…
M&S to grow food on site with indoor farming tie-up

M&S to grow food on site with indoor farming tie-up

UK retailer Marks and Spencer will start selling fresh greens and herbs grown on site in some of its London…
Austrian central bank boss brands Mario Draghi’s ECB stimulus a ‘mistake’

Austrian central bank boss brands Mario Draghi’s ECB stimulus a ‘mistake’

Splits over European Central Bank president Mario Draghis huge stimulus package for the Eurozone burst into the open on Friday…
Streaming services compared, including Netflix, Disney+ and more

Streaming services compared, including Netflix, Disney+ and more

20 years ago, looking to the future, you probably thought we'd have flying cars and robot maids by now. Blame…
Couple having sex on National Express ‘would shock Jeremy Kyle’

Couple having sex on National Express ‘would shock Jeremy Kyle’

A couple have been caught having sex on a National Express coach - the second this year following an incident…
Nationwide takes £50m PPI hit after last-minute claims surge

Nationwide takes £50m PPI hit after last-minute claims surge

Nationwide has become the latest lender to fall victim to a sudden surge in PPI claims last month, as customers…
Attacks on central bankers are ‘extremely unjust,’ former ECB chief says

Attacks on central bankers are ‘extremely unjust,’ former ECB chief says

Former European Central Bank (ECB) chief Jean-Claude Trichet condemned attacks on central banks after current President Mario Draghi faced a…
Sale on the cards as Clintons owners weigh options

Sale on the cards as Clintons owners weigh options

Sale on the cards as Clintons owners weigh options - Sky News
Gucci to go carbon neutral as “the planet has gone too far”, CEO says

Gucci to go carbon neutral as “the planet has gone too far”, CEO says

// Gucci plans to go carbon neutral // The initiative is part of Gucci’s partnership with UN project Redd+ Gucci…
Frankfurt Motor Show 2019: all the cars and all the news

Frankfurt Motor Show 2019: all the cars and all the news

The Frankfurt Motor Show is over for another two years but weve gained a remarkable array of new cars and…
Whirlpool issues urgent warning over 735,000 faulty tumble dryers at risk of catching fire

Whirlpool issues urgent warning over 735,000 faulty tumble dryers at risk of catching fire

Whirlpool has issued an urgent appeal to owners of more than 700,000 potentially dangerous tumble dryers that remain in UK…
France says it will block development of Facebook’s Libra digital currency in Europe

France says it will block development of Facebook’s Libra digital currency in Europe

HIGH RISK WARNING: Foreign exchange trading carries a high level of risk that may not be suitable for all investors.…
Meet Big Carl, the world’s largest crane

Meet Big Carl, the world’s largest crane

Meet Big Carl, the world's largest crane - ITV News
Ferrybridge C close-up: Cooling towers on show before demolition

Ferrybridge C close-up: Cooling towers on show before demolition

Image copyrightTim DaleyImage caption The giant cooling towers reach 380 feet (115m) into the West Yorkshire sky Cameras were allowed…
Google agrees to €1bn settlement with French tax authorities

Google agrees to €1bn settlement with French tax authorities

Google said on Thursday that it has agreed to pay almost €1bn to settle all of its litigation with the…
Morrisons goes digital to get ‘more for less’ from marketing

Morrisons goes digital to get ‘more for less’ from marketing

Morrisons is shifting more of its marketing spend from traditional media such as TV to “more cost-effective” channels, even though…
Volkswagen ID.3 R considered – the next-generation Golf R

Volkswagen ID.3 R considered – the next-generation Golf R

The ID.3 is the most important car Volkswagen has unveiled in a long time, marking the beginning of its ID…
Boy died from Byron burger that didn’t have allergy information on menu

Boy died from Byron burger that didn’t have allergy information on menu

Owen Carey had an allergic reaction to dairy products (Picture: PA) An 18-year-old who suffered a fatal allergic reaction after…
Land Rover creates helicopter VR experience to showcase new model

Land Rover creates helicopter VR experience to showcase new model

Jaguar Land Rover has created a virtual-reality experience as part of the launch of the new Land Rover Defender model.…
European Central Bank sparks Trump’s anger as it moves to stimulate weak economy

European Central Bank sparks Trump’s anger as it moves to stimulate weak economy

The European Central Bank (ECB) has launched a new round of monetary stimulus to give the economy a boost in…
Zozo founder to launch new business after $2bn exit

Zozo founder to launch new business after $2bn exit

TOKYO -- High-profile entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa said Thursday he would launch a new company and learn Russian to communicate with astronauts…
Vegan activist on trial after McDonald’s protest

Vegan activist on trial after McDonald’s protest

A vegan activist is standing trial after protesters entered a McDonald’s restaurant wearing pig and chicken masks and red “blood”…
Frankfurt Motor Show 2019: latest news

Frankfurt Motor Show 2019: latest news

The Frankfurt Motor Show is over for another two years but weve gained a remarkable array of new cars and…
Huawei wants to sell its 5G tech to rivals – report

Huawei wants to sell its 5G tech to rivals – report

The latest bid by Chinese kit vendor Huawei to adapt to US sanctions could involve licensing its 5G technology to…
Gold investor group call on mid-tier gold miners to merge

Gold investor group call on mid-tier gold miners to merge

Some of the largest gold investors have said there are “far too many” mid-tier gold companies and they need to…
Aer Lingus and Ryanair cut routes from Belfast airports

Aer Lingus and Ryanair cut routes from Belfast airports

Two airlines have confirmed they are cutting a number of routes from Belfast. Aer Lingus will cut flights from Belfast…
BP fined £400000 for Sullom Voe incident

BP fined £400000 for Sullom Voe incident

OIL company BP has been fined £400,000 for a health and safety breach at Sullom Voe Terminal that could have…
BMW Concept 4 is a Toothy Tease of Next Bavarian Coupe

BMW Concept 4 is a Toothy Tease of Next Bavarian Coupe

With Frankfurt in full swing, BMW used its local show to unveil this, the Concept 4. It previews the German…
Fashion stores hit hardest by high street closures

Fashion stores hit hardest by high street closures

Chicken shops are proving so popular on the high street that they were one of only three store types, along…
Deep clean business goes bust with loss of 99 jobs

Deep clean business goes bust with loss of 99 jobs

Image copyrightGetty Images A "deep clean" business based in Glasgow has gone into liquidation with the loss of 99 jobs.…
Mastercard partners R3 on blockchain-powered cross-border payments

Mastercard partners R3 on blockchain-powered cross-border payments

Mastercard has joined forces with R3 to develop a blockchain-powered cross-border payments system connecting global faster payments infrastructures, schemes and…
Best cars of the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show

Best cars of the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show

The 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show delivered once again and it wasn't just the German brands making a statement at their…
Naspers spin-off becomes Europe’s largest consumer tech firm with $138bn valuation

Naspers spin-off becomes Europe’s largest consumer tech firm with $138bn valuation

South African media conglomerate Naspers has created Europes largest technology firm after its internet unit reached a valuation of 125bn…
Have £2k to invest in an ISA? These FTSE 250 dividend stocks yield 10%

Have £2k to invest in an ISA? These FTSE 250 dividend stocks yield 10%

I rarely buy any shares which don’t pay a dividend. In fact, I’m slightly obsessed with income stocks and I’m…
Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling benefits from boost

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling benefits from boost

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling benefits from boost - but it could plummet tomorrow - Express
Byton M-Byte: high-tech electric SUV could come to the UK

Byton M-Byte: high-tech electric SUV could come to the UK

The display is not touch operated; instead, it is designed to be primarily controlled via a 7.0in screen located in the centre of…
Thinking about buying the UKOG share price? Here’s what you need to know

Thinking about buying the UKOG share price? Here’s what you need to know

Shares in oil & gas minnow UKOG(LSE: UKOG) jumped in early deals today. Investors rushed to buy shares in the…
BMW Cowley’s Brexit shutdown on October 31

BMW Cowley’s Brexit shutdown on October 31

BMW Mini is set to close its Oxford factory on October 31 as Brexit looms. The Cowley plant will be…
The Audi AI:Trail Is Ready To Roam The Post-Apocalyptic Wastelands

The Audi AI:Trail Is Ready To Roam The Post-Apocalyptic Wastelands

If the current position of the Doomsday Clock keeps you up at night, theres a Frankfurt Motor Show concept for…
Striking pilots largely winning PR battle against British Airways, say comms pros

Striking pilots largely winning PR battle against British Airways, say comms pros

Around 1,700 flights were cancelled on Monday and Tuesday as a result of the strike action, causing disruption for tens…
Thinking of buying the Barclays share price? You need to read this first

Thinking of buying the Barclays share price? You need to read this first

On paper Barclays (LSE: BARC) looks like a steal. Sure, it faces an uncertain outlook as the threat of a…
Three Wirral restaurants named in The Good Food Guide 2020

Three Wirral restaurants named in The Good Food Guide 2020

THREE Wirral restaurants have been named in The Good Food Guide - with one high-scoring establishment being named in the…
Photos: Land Rover reveals all-new Defender

Photos: Land Rover reveals all-new Defender

It is the most important new car launch in the farming world for years the all-new Land Rover Defender has…
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