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Equifax fined by ICO over data breach that hit Britons

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:12
The UK's Information Commissioner's Office imposes a fine of £500,000 over the 2017 breach.

'Why sheep are important to my wine bar'

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:10
Sheep farmers fear a no-deal Brexit could have a "devastating" impact on rural market towns.

Labour calls for ban on gambling advertising

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 00:09
The party also proposes a levy on gambling firms and a ban on using credit cards to pay for bets.

Argentine GDP in steepest fall since 2014

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 22:24
The country's economy contracted by 4.2% in the second quarter compared to a year ago.

Jack Ma rows back on pledge to create one million US jobs

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 21:01
The Alibaba chair says he can no longer create one million US jobs because of rising US-China tensions.

EU wants 'full picture' on Amazon data use

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 17:07
Officials have concerns about potential conflicts of interest, says competition chief Margrethe Vestager.

Ryanair investors 'may lose voting rights'

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 15:58
UK shareholders are concerned about their rights in the event of a hard Brexit ahead of the AGM.

Wagon Wheels maker Burton's sells chocolate plant to Swiss firm

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 15:16
The Swiss firm will take on all 48 staff working at Burton's manufacturing site in Wirral.

Retailer Orla Kiely ceases trading on cash crunch

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 13:25
Orla Kiely's shops and website have closed after its parent company went into administration.

Cathay Pacific spells own name wrong on new plane

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 12:35
Cathay Pacific misspelled its name as "Cathay Paciic" on the side of one of its planes.

Sony unveils mini PlayStation Classic console

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 11:28
Tekken 3 and Ridge Racer are among the titles on Sony's new miniature PlayStation.

UK inflation hits six-month high of 2.7%

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 11:17
The UK inflation rate for August unexpectedly rises to 2.7%, the highest in six months.

House prices rise fastest in North West

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 11:11
Property in the region climbed 5.6% in the past 12 months, while London prices fell 0.7%.

Tesco's new discount chain Jack's takes on Aldi and Lidl

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 10:58
The new supermarket aims to have the cheapest prices and will offer far fewer products than Tesco.

Tesco opens new Jack's discount store

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 10:27
Supermarket group Tesco launches the first outlet of its discount Jack's chain.

Danske Bank boss quits over money-laundering scandal

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 08:37
Thomas Borgen steps down after "indications" that its Estonian branch was used for money-laundering.

Sainsbury's-Asda deal faces investigation

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 08:10
The Competition and Markets Authority said the merger "raises sufficient concerns" for investigation.

China won't devalue yuan to boost exports, says Premier Li

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 07:56
China's Premier Li Keqiang says it is essential to uphold principles of free trade and multilateralism.

IBM launches tool aimed at detecting AI bias

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 06:58
IBM is launching software which will monitor algorithms in real time and highlight how they make decisions.

Facebook accused of job ad gender discrimination

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 01:12
Women in three US states were allegedly not shown job ads for certain "male-dominated professions".