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Facebook sales soar despite data scandal

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 22:11
The firm reports a near 50% revenue rise and says it is taking a broader review of its responsibilities.

Vincent Bolloré under formal investigation in Africa corruption probe

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 20:50
A judge puts billionaire Vincent Bolloré under formal investigation over corruption allegations.

Persimmon hit by investor revolt over executive pay

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 17:20
The housebuilder narrowly avoids defeat over a plan to pay chief executive Jeff Fairburn £75m.

Hotel door locks worldwide were vulnerable to hack

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 14:05
Cyber-security researchers found a way to unlock rooms across the world without leaving a trace.

Airbus and Dassault join forces to build next fighter aircraft

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 13:31
The rival companies join forces to build a fighter aircraft to replace the Eurofighter and Rafale jets.

Viagogo faces legal action by competition watchdog

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 12:46
The reseller fails to give consumers better information about the tickets it sells on, the CMA says.

Galileo: UK plan to launch rival to EU sat-nav system

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 11:57
The UK is looking at its own sat-nav system if the EU locks it out of Galileo because of Brexit.

Sky receives £22bn formal takeover offer from Comcast

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 11:21
The US TV giant's £22bn bid for Sky tops a £19bn offer from Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox.

GoCompare advert encouraged four-year-old to eat coins, says watchdog

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 10:49
A GoCompare advert has been banned from daytime TV for encouraging kids to swallow money.

Boohoo online fashion chain sees sales and profits surge

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 10:02
Online fashion retailer says strong results were achieved against a difficult trading background.

Lloyds Bank profits jump by 23% to £1.6bn

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 08:35
The bank said it had put aside another £90m for payment protection insurance mis-selling claims.

Whitbread to spin off Costa chain as a separate firm

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 07:34
Whitbread is to split off the UK's biggest coffee chain after pressure from activist investors.

TSB mobile and online 'up and running'

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 06:41
Customers can access their accounts, but only a limited number can get in at any one time.

Shire recommends Takeda's revised £46bn takeover offer

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 05:09
The improved bid comes after the Irish drugmaker rejected a series of offers from the Japanese firm.

#MeToo at work

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 01:07
How companies deal with cases of sexual harassment in the workplace is being scrutinised like never before.

WhatsApp to raise minimum age limit to 16 in EU

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 00:50
The messaging app is changing its rules ahead of the introduction of new data privacy regulations in May.

Loan sharks face fresh government crackdown

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 00:09
The Treasury aims to stamp out the 'lowlife crooks' preying on vulnerable people.