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The strawberry-picking robots coming to a farm near you

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 00:44
Strawberry producers say they can't find enough humans to pick their fruit, so are robots the answer?

Water good idea

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 00:43
The couple whose "bhungroo" invention is protecting thousands of farmers from drought and monsoon floods.

How many £1m-plus homes are sold near you?

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 00:02
Sales of homes for more than £1m have hit a new high. See how many were sold near you in the last decade.

GDPR: 'Don't panic!' data watchdog tells firms

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 23:59
Tough new data protection laws come into effect on Friday, but many firms say they are not ready.

Brexit: UK official warns EU over talks 'insult'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 21:44
A senior EU official describes the UK's negotiating position as a "fantasy", after talks in Brussels.

Netflix eclipses Disney in market milestone

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 21:37
The online streaming giant temporarily becomes the world's most valuable media company before falling back.

Why is there a row about Galileo?

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 19:01
Britain may be denied full access to the EU's Galileo satellite navigation system on security grounds after Brexit.

Brexit: How did HMRC get to a £20bn customs cost?

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 16:44
One of the custom plans could cost up to £20bn a year, says HMRC.

Where are the richest households in the UK?

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 15:16
The average UK household income, after taxes and benefits are accounted for, is £19,432 per person.

GDPR: Tech firms struggle with EU's new privacy rules

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 14:06
EU residents are being blocked from several services and in some cases having their accounts wiped.

Samsonite accused of 'massaging profits'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 13:18
An investor claims the world's largest luggage maker is using questionable accounting practices.

Brexit: minister David Gauke plays down £20bn customs forecast

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:34
The government will try to keep the cost to business "as low as possible", David Gauke says.

McDonald's under pressure to scrap plastic straws

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:22
The fast food giant faces shareholder pressure to show "leadership in the elimination of plastic straws".

Retail sales bounce back in April

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 11:13
Despite a rebound last month, consumer spending is expected to remain "lacklustre" this year.

Ulster Bank to put vertical bank notes into circulation

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:39
Vertical Ulster Bank £5 and £10 notes will come into circulation next year.

'Beast from the East' bites B&Q

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 08:58
Freezing conditions earlier this year results in a 9% fall in sales at Kingfisher's DIY chain.

GDPR quiz: How will data privacy law affect you?

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 08:27
Test your knowledge of how the EU's data protection law could affect you.

Deutsche Bank to cut more than 7,000 jobs

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 08:03
The move comes as Germany's biggest lender attempts to return to profitability.

China fines retailer Muji for listing Taiwan as a country

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 07:01
China is increasingly going after companies that don't abide by its territorial claims.

Trump administration launches vehicle import probe

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 04:36
The investigation will see if vehicle imports threaten national security, which could lead to tariffs.

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