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Uber and Deliveroo drivers 'more likely to crash'

44 min 38 sec ago
Drivers and couriers who get their work from apps face a "heightened risk" of crashes, a study suggests.
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Fashion website Farfetch plans US share float

2 hours 12 min ago
The London-based luxury shopping site, founded in 2008, could be valued at as much as $5bn.
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Venezuelans confused as Maduro's economic plan starts

3 hours 29 min ago
A government plan to curb inflation comes into force but there is confusion about how it will work.
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Countrywide scraps bosses' £20m bonus package

4 hours 32 min ago
A backlash from investors prompts the UK's largest estate agency to cancel a new incentive package.
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Jamie Oliver's 'jerk rice' accused of cultural appropriation

5 hours 29 sec ago
Labour MP Dawn Butler has criticised the chef, saying "this appropriation from Jamaica needs to stop".
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Energy switch firm in record Dragon deal

5 hours 6 min ago
The co-founders of Look After My Bills are "delighted" after selling a 3% stake for £120,000.
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Apple 'pulls gambling apps from China App Store'

6 hours 40 min ago
The reported removal of thousands of apps follows criticism by Chinese state media.
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Taxi-hailing firm Ola starts operating in Wales

6 hours 54 min ago
Ola, which hopes to rival Uber, starts operating in Cardiff, Newport and Vale of Glamorgan.
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Mulberry shares dive 30% on House of Fraser loss warning

7 hours 10 min ago
The luxury handbag brand warns of tough trading and says House of Fraser's woes will cost it £3m.
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PepsiCo buys Sodastream for $3.2bn

7 hours 26 min ago
The deal gives Pepsi a new way of reaching customers as sugary drinks become less popular.
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Crazy Rich Asians tops US box office in weekend debut

7 hours 29 min ago
The film, with an all-Asian cast, is the first romantic comedy to take the top spot in three years.
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Greece emerges from eurozone bailout programme

14 hours 29 min ago
The past three years saw Athens receive €61.9bn to deal with the fallout from its debt crisis.
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The woman who created 'Tinder for lonely mums'

15 hours 51 min ago
As the first of her friends to become a mum, Michelle Kennedy didn't have a network of other mothers to share her experiences with.
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'It never entered my mind that I wasn't coming back'

15 hours 54 min ago
Surviving a life-changing injury has not slowed down Bill McDermott, the boss of software giant SAP.
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Could this be the end of global trade?

15 hours 56 min ago
Global trade drives the world economy, but could rising tensions between the US and China threaten this?
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Superfast broadband 'boosts UK business by £9bn'

16 hours 8 sec ago
The government says thousands of firms are now reaping the financial benefit of faster connectivity.
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Energy switch trial brings savings

16 hours 3 min ago
A trial sees elderly customers save money, but most people still decide to remain on worse deals.
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Lowest-paid parents 'can't afford basic lifestyle'

16 hours 7 min ago
Low-paid parents working full-time do not earn enough to meet their families' needs, research finds.
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Superdry founder's £1m Brexit vote pledge

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 13:40
Multi-millionaire tycoon says he donated because "we have a genuine chance to turn this around".
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Standard Chartered chief warning over Brexit staff moves

Sun, 08/19/2018 - 12:36
Standard Chartered executive says demands by EU regulators may see the sector move more UK jobs than originally thought.
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