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Royal Mail hit by shareholder revolt over bosses' pay

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 15:14
Shareholders vote against the company's pay plan for top bosses after a row over their salary rises.

Eyes on the skies

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 14:11
Farnborough Airshow in pictures: The big, the fast, the noisy.

Gaucho closes Cau chain and cut 540 jobs

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:40
Administrator Deloitte says it will focus on stabilising and selling the Gaucho restaurant chain.

Google's Loon brings internet-by-balloon to Kenya

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 13:28
The network of balloons travels by predicting the speed and direction of winds in the stratosphere.

Morrisons 'quiet hour' for autistic shopping introduced

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:59
Stores will dim lights, turn music off and avoid using the tannoy on Saturdays from 09:00 to 10:00.

Former Barclays traders face retrial in Euribor rate-rigging case

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:49
Jury failed to reach a verdict on three of the accused in an 11-week trial.

Burberry burns bags, clothes and perfume worth millions

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:53
The fashion firm destroyed £28m of unwanted stock last year to protect its brand.

Persimmon homeowners in Newquay warn would-be buyers with signs

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 10:20
Persimmon Homes says it "remains committed to resolving the works" at the homes in Newquay.

World Cup fails to lift retail sales

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 09:53
Shoppers shunned stores to focus on enjoying the World Cup and the heatwave, the UK statistics body says.

Sports Direct profits fall after £85m hit on Debenhams stake

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 09:32
The sports retailer's results are hit after the value of its stake in the department store chain falls.

SSE profits hit as hot weather affects wind turbines

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 08:26
The energy group says profits have been hit by £80m as temperatures affect power and demand.

Lidl bottom of recyclable packaging survey, says Which?

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 02:41
Consumer group Which? says up to a third of plastic packaging in supermarkets is not easily recyclable.

Kitty Hawk Flyer: 'A big drone that a human can fit in'

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 01:55
A look inside the Kitty Hawk Flyer, a new flying car from the firm backed by Google's Larry Page.

Unlikely partners?

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 00:04
Israel may be a big ally of the US, but it is moving ahead with ever more business deals with China.

Publishers warn of Brexit threat to record exports

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 00:00
The UK's publishing industry says leaving the EU could damage its record-breaking export business.

Ryanair cancels 600 flights over cabin crew strike

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 18:27
Almost 50,000 passengers face disruption due to a cabin crew strike in Belgium, Portugal and Spain.

Farnborough Airshow: Aston Martin unveils sports car for the skies

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 18:05
James Bond's favourite car company has plans to develop small aircraft with engine giant Rolls-Royce.

Premier Foods boss survives investor revolt

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 16:02
More than 40% of shareholders vote against Gavin Darby's re-election after a big investor urged him to quit.

Rail ombudsman created to handle rising tide of complaints

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 14:39
With complaints running at 540,000 a year, the ombudsman is expected to be busy.

Teaching the elite to fly helicopters

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 13:38
State of the art airborne classrooms to help test pilots perfect their helicopter flying skills.