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Updated: 2 hours 16 min ago

Biden to sign new order cracking down on Big Tech

Fri, 07/09/2021 - 17:38
The executive order will include measures on boosting competition across several sectors, including travel.
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Holiday firms launch legal action over travel lists

Fri, 07/09/2021 - 15:54
Group including Ryanair and BA wants more government transparency over Covid travel rules.
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Calls grow for extra bank holiday if England win

Fri, 07/09/2021 - 12:24
Firms are also being asked to be flexible by allowing staff to start work later on Monday if possible.
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Mothers lose fight against two-child benefit limit

Fri, 07/09/2021 - 10:52
They had argued the policy breached their human rights, but the Supreme Court dismissed their case.
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UK economic growth slows in May

Fri, 07/09/2021 - 09:55
Despite a boost from pubs and restaurants serving indoors, growth was below expectations.
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Toyota halts donations to Republican election objectors

Fri, 07/09/2021 - 05:07
The Japanese car maker donated $56,000 to Republicans who tried to block certification of Biden's win.
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Sainsbury's stops selling CDs and DVDs

Fri, 07/09/2021 - 00:07
The supermarket giant says its customers increasingly go online for their entertainment.
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Bookings surge after Covid quarantine rules relaxed

Fri, 07/09/2021 - 00:01
Airlines say bookings increase after the government removed quarantine rules on amber-list countries.
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Fyre Festival ticket-holders proposed payout slashed

Thu, 07/08/2021 - 22:17
Ticket-holders of the now infamous 2017 festival disaster are set to receive about $281 (£204) each.
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Purdue signs deal on opioid settlement with 15 states

Thu, 07/08/2021 - 18:47
Fifteen US states dropped their opposition to a bankruptcy plan for the OxyContin-maker Purdue Pharma.
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Vauxhall owner Stellantis to invest €30bn in electric vehicles

Thu, 07/08/2021 - 16:33
Stellantis, which also owns Peugeot and Fiat, will invest the money on cars and battery factories by 2025.
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Lloyds fined for nine million misleading insurance letters

Thu, 07/08/2021 - 15:45
The bank claimed in the letters that insurance renewal quotes being offered were a "competitive price".
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German carmakers fined over emissions 'cartel'

Thu, 07/08/2021 - 13:52
VW and BMW fined €875m by the European Commission for colluding to restrict emissions cleaning tech.
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Apple founder Steve Wozniak backs right-to-repair movement

Thu, 07/08/2021 - 13:19
"We wouldn't have had an Apple had I not grown up in a very open technology world," Mr Wozniak said.
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Job not done on holiday rules, say travel chiefs

Thu, 07/08/2021 - 12:21
The industry cautiously welcomes the relaxation for amber-list countries, but says there is more to do.
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Chancellor Rishi Sunak hints at ruling out 8% pension rise

Thu, 07/08/2021 - 12:09
Rishi Sunak says a decision on the future of the triple lock promise will be "based on fairness".
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UK to see economic bounce from Euros, says Rishi Sunak

Thu, 07/08/2021 - 11:30
Consumer confidence is returning after lockdown and "football just adds to it", the chancellor says.
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Cairn Energy gets right to seize Indian assets in tax row

Thu, 07/08/2021 - 11:18
Oil and gas firm Cairn Energy gets backing from a French court in a tax row with the Indian government.
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Chinese ride-hailing firm Didi sued in US as shares slide

Thu, 07/08/2021 - 05:18
The lawsuits come after a crackdown by Beijing triggered a slump in its share price of more than 20%.
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