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Interserve: Key UK contractor faces crunch vote on rescue plan

Fri, 03/15/2019 - 00:00
The outsourcing giant has been seeking support for a rescue deal from shareholders and lenders.

Facebook loses chief product officer and Whatsapp head

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 22:46
The two resignations come a week after Mark Zuckerberg outlined plans for a "privacy-focused" platform.

Uber planning stock market flotation 'in April'

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 22:14
The firm is reportedly planning a stock market flotation in April, hot on the heels of its rival Lyft.

Sir Martin Sorrell gets WPP payout a year after leaving

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 19:26
The former WPP boss is to get £2.13m worth of shares from the company he resigned from a year ago.

CBI: Brexit delay 'could only be a stay of execution'

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 19:22
Parliament still needs to come up with a coherent Brexit plan, the CBI business body says.

Ethiopian Airlines probe: What do we know?

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 18:26
The race is on for investigators to find answers about what happened to the Boeing 737 Max-8 plane.

Coca-Cola reveals how much plastic it uses

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 16:06
It's one of a number of big firms to show how much plastic is being used every year

Ethiopian Airlines: Crash plane's black boxes sent to Paris

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 13:06
Investigators in France are to analyse the crashed Ethiopian Airlines aircraft's flight and voice boxes.

Volkswagen boss apologises for Nazi gaffe

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 12:53
Herbert Diess used a phrase that echoed "Arbeit Macht Frei", a maxim emblazoned on the gates of Auschwitz.

Superdry rejects co-founder Dunkerton's 'supercharging' plan

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 12:16
Clothing chain says its co-founders' plan to "supercharge" the company would be "extremely damaging".

Shell chief's pay doubles to 143 times average UK employee's

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:28
Ben van Beurden's £17m pay is now 143 times larger than the average Shell employee in the UK.

Chancellor needs 'an urgent spending review', IFS says

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:26
Key financing issues must be addressed quickly, the Institute of Fiscal Studies says.

Exit fee crackdown on investment fund supermarkets

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:41
A ban or cap on exit fees would allow investors to switch more easily between investment platforms, FCA says.

Construction company Dawnus 'in administration'

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:39
Subcontractors of Swansea-based firm Dawnus say they have been told the company is in administration.

Govia Thameslink fined record £5m over timetable chaos

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:34
The rail regulator fines Govia Thameslink a record £5m for weeks of chaos caused by a new timetable.

Brexit: Does NI tariffs plan violate WTO law?

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 06:38
BBC News NI assesses if the UK's no-deal Brexit plan to avoid a hard Irish border breaches WTO law.

Boeing grounded: What it means for air travel

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 04:44
Countries and airlines around the world have grounded Boeing 737 Max flights over safety concerns.

Trump: Boeing 737 Max planes grounded

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 00:35
US President Donald Trump announces the grounding of Boeing 737 Max planes after the Ethiopian Airlines disaster in Addis Ababa which killed 157 people.

China foreign investment: How doing business will change

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 00:15
China's new foreign investment law is an apparent attempt to placate the US amid trade war talks.

Jaguar Land Rover recalls 44,000 cars over emissions

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 00:07
Land Rover, Range Rover and Jaguar models are affected by the UK recall, the firm says.