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Transpennine: True extent of cancellations revealed

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 16:07
The rail franchise pulled far more trains than any other operator, figures released by the regulator show.
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Purplebricks: Struggling online estate agent puts itself up for sale

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 13:38
The online estate agent launches a strategic review as it expects to lose up to £20m this year.
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YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki steps down after nine years

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 12:17
The long-serving Google employee is one of the highest-profile females in Silicon Valley.
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NatWest boss gets £5m payout as mortgage profits soar

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 12:14
Chief executive Alison Rose was handed a bumper pay package for 2022, as the bank's profits hit £5.1bn.
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Germany: Flights cancelled as strikes wipe out air travel

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 10:31
More than 2,300 flights, affecting 300,000 passengers, have been cancelled across Germany.
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EDF's UK profits soar after electricity price hikes

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 07:15
But the French energy firm made huge losses as a whole due to problems with its nuclear reactors.
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UK retail sales rise in January

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 07:10
Sales rose by 0.5% last month following a drop in December, according the Office for National Statistics.
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Energy giant Santos accused of Australia dolphin deaths

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 04:15
A former employee alleges Santos' oil spill led to far greater damage on marine life than reported.
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Bao Fan: Chinese tech banker's firm reports him missing

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 03:48
Bao Fan's company China Renaissance says they've not been able to make contact with their chairman.
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London Fashion Week: Is the cost-of-living crisis fuelling creativity?

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 03:38
As London Fashion Week begins, are more people fixing their old clothes instead of buying new ones?
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US regulator charges cryptocrash boss Do Kwon with fraud

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 03:25
Terraform Labs founder Do Kwon has been accused of "orchestrating a multi-billion dollar" crypto scheme.
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What's the cheapest way to stay warm in bed?

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 03:24
How could you keep warm at night for the lowest cost?
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The race across Europe to build green steel plants

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 00:03
A project is under way in northern Sweden which will drastically cut CO2 emissions in making steel.
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Man Utd sale: Qatari bid for Old Trafford club expected as deadline approaches

Thu, 02/16/2023 - 22:36
As Friday's deadline approaches, who will join Sir Jim Ratcliffe in submitting a bid to buy Manchester United?
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Tesla recalls 363,000 cars over self-driving software

Thu, 02/16/2023 - 20:34
US safety officials say the system allows cars to act "unsafe" around intersections.
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Rail workers to stage more strikes in pay dispute

Thu, 02/16/2023 - 18:55
The RMT union announces a series of new strikes in March and April.
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Postal workers vote to strike again

Thu, 02/16/2023 - 18:28
Royal Mail staff have voted to continue strike action over pay, jobs and conditions.
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Strikes Update: How Friday 17 February’s walkouts will affect you

Thu, 02/16/2023 - 17:59
What you need to know about Border Force and ambulance workers' strikes.
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Tesla accused of firing workers over union campaign

Thu, 02/16/2023 - 15:37
Labour organisers say the firings of more than 30 staff were illegal retaliation.
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KitKat maker Nestle to raise prices again

Thu, 02/16/2023 - 13:22
It comes after the world's biggest food company increased its prices by 8% last year.
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