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Classic car industry fears Trump and Brexit roadblock

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 00:05
Classic car sales have slowed sharply, as President Trump ponders tariffs and Brexit hits confidence.

Brexit uncertainty 'holds back house moves'

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 00:01
Surveyors say that the Brexit impasse means buyers and sellers are "sitting tight", according to a report.

Mike Ashley refers Debenhams board to regulator over profit warning

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 23:02
Sports Direct accuses the board of giving misleading advice to investors, which Debenhams denies.

Pound jumps to nine-month high

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 22:18
Sterling rises more than 2% after Parliament rejects a no-deal Brexit.

US to ground all Boeing crash aircraft

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 19:20
It follows the lead of many other countries after two Boeing 737 Max 8 crashes in five months.

Canada joins ban on Boeing crash aircraft

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 16:34
The country is the latest to temporarily ban flights of the aircraft following a crash on Sunday.

Thomas Cook plane crop top passenger 'told to cover up'

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 16:10
Emily O'Connor claimed Thomas Cook cabin crew said her crop top and trousers "caused offence".

Hammond sets June date for new border e-gate checks

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 15:45
More overseas visitors, including from the US, Australia, and South Korea, to use e-gates from June.

Warehouses thriving from Brexit stockpiling

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 13:49
Warehouse owner Alan Ferguson says fears of a no-deal Brexit have brought "a 50% uplift in demand".

Spring Statement: Economy to grow at slowest pace since 2009

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 13:27
Economic growth this year is forecast be the slowest since the financial crisis, the Chancellor says.

Spring Statement: Chancellor Philip Hammond on economy

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 13:22
The chancellor opens his Spring Statement by saying the UK economy is “remarkably robust” and has “defied expectations”

IBM used Flickr photos for facial-recognition project

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 13:07
Some people are said to be unaware that their data had been used for a facial-recognition project.

Warehouses thriving from Brexit stockpiling

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 12:22
Warehouse owner Alan Ferguson says fears of a no-deal Brexit have brought "a 50% uplift in demand".

Brexit: How will the new tariff system work?

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 11:53
What are tariffs and how do they work?

Ethiopian Airlines: Ground all Boeing 737 Max 8 jets, says CEO

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 11:36
Many countries have grounded Boeing 737 Max jets after the Ethiopian Airlines crash but not the US.

Morrisons stocks up on 'cupboard fillers'

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 10:12
The retailer stocks up on some products and says there has been a rise in sales of painkillers.

'No water and rodents' among student housing gripes

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 07:46
A third of UK students have gone without heating or running water, a survey suggests.

UK announces no-deal tariff plan

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 07:35
The government announces that most imports into the UK would not attract a tariff in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Carphone Warehouse fined £29m for insurance mis-selling

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 07:33
The financial regulator says the firm failed to give staff the right training to sell Geek Squad insurance.

Scooting off: Is this the answer for short journeys?

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 00:18
Scooters and other micro-vehicles are increasingly popular but the regulations have not caught up.