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Deliveroo and UberEats restaurant clients face new rules

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 18:30
Restaurants face having to seek planning permission if they heavily use food delivery apps.

Ryanair pilots to strike before Christmas

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 16:45
Passengers on some Ryanair routes - including Dublin - face disruption amid new planned industrial action.

MoneyTaker hackers reportedly steal £7.5m from ATMs

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 16:35
The MoneyTaker group has also stolen banking documents that may be used in future attacks.

Facebook to overhaul Irish tax scheme

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 15:54
The advertising giant is to change its tax arrangements in about 30 countries after a similar move in the UK.

How inflation is hitting Britain's bakers

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 15:11
Bakery owner John Foster explains how the rising price of imports is affecting his business.

Multiyork cuts staff as it searches for a buyer

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 14:15
The Norfolk-based firm has shed 112 staff and left a further 500 employees facing uncertainty.

German protest over Nazi toy soldiers on Amazon

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 14:14
A German father petitions against the sale of Lego-style soldiers in Nazi uniforms.

Tech firms could be held liable for extremism and abuse

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 13:30
The BBC understands that an independent ethics watchdog will recommend new laws on online content.

US regulator halts Munchee digital-token sale

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 13:06
The SEC halts an initial coin offering and warns consumers of the dangers of crypto-currency investment.

Forties pipeline 'will be shut down for weeks rather than days'

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 12:52
A major oil pipeline is still expected to be shut for several weeks, as first images of the site are released.

Rail passengers 'misled' over festive tickets

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 12:38
Customers have been sold tickets for trains that will not run or will be disrupted, a watchdog says.

UK inflation rate rises to 3.1%

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 10:43
Inflation hits its highest rate for nearly six years, as the squeeze on households continues.

House prices rise fastest in East Midlands

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 10:33
East Midlands prices rose at the fastest pace in the year to October, while London saw the slowest growth.

Satoru Anzaki: Dying Japanese man throws 'end of life' party

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:35
Satoru Anzaki, who has terminal cancer, invited 1,000 people to the party to thank them and say goodbye.

Carpetright shares hit as profit forecast cut

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 08:35
The retailer says full-year profits will be at the low end of forecasts amid an "unpredictable" market.

Westfield shopping centres bought in $25bn deal

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 07:29
French property firm Unibail-Rodamco hopes to launch Westfield shopping centres across Europe.

Job prospects 'will improve' under new economic action plan

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 07:09
The new action plan means businesses have to make guarantees in order to get financial support.

Granny dam-builder

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 00:26
The female social entrepreneur buildings dams for farms and villages across Rajasthan, India.

Care for all

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 00:14
These are the choices faced by many families living in Kenya's slums. Could technology help?

Helping poorer Kenyans pay for healthcare

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 00:13
Paying for healthcare in Kenya has got easier thanks to M-Tiba, a mobile "electronic health wallet".