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Called the wrong name at work? Awkward...

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 00:02
What should you do when someone gets your name wrong in the professional sphere?

November shopper footfall down as Black Friday bites

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 00:00
The Black Friday effect is driving more shopping online for a longer period, retail researchers say.

Interserve: Major government contractor seeks second rescue deal

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 17:35
Interserve, which provides services in prisons, schools and hospitals, is struggling with £500m debts.

Yellow vest protests 'economic catastrophe' for France

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 15:27
Paris has been particularly badly hit, with cars burned, shops looted and major tourist sites closed.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey criticised for 'tone deaf' Myanmar tweets

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 11:15
Jack Dorsey is accused of ignoring the persecution of the country's Muslim Rohingya minority.

O2 'to seek millions' in damages over data outage

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 11:09
The mobile phone operator is understood to be demanding damages from supplier Ericsson.

How the star of Sheryl Sandberg dimmed

Sun, 12/09/2018 - 01:43
Facebook is in crisis. And the firm's chief operating officer, once the golden girl, is taking the heat.

Interserve: Major government contractor 'seeks second rescue deal'

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 15:34
Interserve, which provides services in prisons, schools and hospitals, is struggling with £500m debts.

Huawei arrest: China demands Canada free Meng Wanzhou

Sat, 12/08/2018 - 14:42
The foreign ministry demands Canada release CFO Meng Wanzhou, who faces fraud charges in the US.

Wall Street ends lower after a down week

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 22:06
A cluster of concerns has cast markets into turmoil.

Huawei: The rapid growth of a Chinese champion in five charts

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 22:00
China's tech giant leads the market for telecoms infrastructure, and is second only to Samsung in smartphone sales.

Huawei: Meng Wanzhou faces Iran fraud charges, court hears

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 21:51
Meng Wanzhou faces fraud charges over sanctions-breaking business with Iran, a Canadian court hears.

Oil prices rise on planned Opec cuts

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 17:52
Opec and allies agree to cut oil production by more than one million barrels per day.

Ted Baker boss takes leave of absence

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 17:38
The fashion chain's founder Ray Kelvin is facing allegations of harassment.

O2 disruption: Operator offers compensation over outage

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 15:57
The mobile operator's announcement comes after a day of disruption to its data networks.

Virgin Atlantic pilots plan Christmas strike

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 15:51
They will strike from 22 December to Christmas Day in a dispute over union recognition, the PPU says.

US jobs growth slows in November

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 15:03
US employers add 155,000 jobs in November, fewer than expected.

Facebook could threaten democracy, says former GCHQ boss

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 09:45
The social media giant must do more to protect user data, says former GCHQ boss Robert Hannigan.

UK house price rise 'slowest for six years'

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 09:32
Prices rise 0.3% from a year earlier, with the average home now valued at £224,578, the Halifax says.

Motability charity boss to go after extra bonus revealed

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 07:58
Mike Betts, the head of the firm providing cars and scooters for the disabled, will step down by 2020.