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US-China chip war: ASML says China employee stole data

Thu, 02/16/2023 - 04:12
Leading chip equipment maker ASML says it reported the breach to Netherlands and US authorities.
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Bottled water booming despite worries over waste

Thu, 02/16/2023 - 00:33
Forecasts suggest sales of bottled water will continue to grow, despite worries over plastic waste.
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Is Disney's magic spell wearing off?

Thu, 02/16/2023 - 00:31
Under pressure to boost profit, Disney is doing what has worked for 100 years: rebooting the classics.
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David Malpass: World Bank leader who was called climate denier quits

Wed, 02/15/2023 - 22:13
The White House has called for reforms to make the World Bank more responsive to climate issues.
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Flybe: Administrators unable to find buyer after collapse

Wed, 02/15/2023 - 18:46
Administrators confirm that rescue talks have ended without a deal for the troubled airline.
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McDonald's puts up prices on five menu items

Wed, 02/15/2023 - 16:16
The fast food chain says rising food and energy costs mean its prices are going up.
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Forced meter suspension will last for six weeks

Wed, 02/15/2023 - 16:12
The energy watchdog has told suppliers to halt forced installations until the end of March 2023.
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Lufthansa tech failure leaves planes grounded

Wed, 02/15/2023 - 14:54
Thousands of passengers have had flights cancelled after broken cables caused IT problems for the airline.
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Prices rises slow but UK inflation remains close to 40-year high

Wed, 02/15/2023 - 07:18
UK inflation, a measure of the cost of living, fell to 10.1% in the year to January.
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Elon Musk donates almost $2bn of Tesla shares to charity

Wed, 02/15/2023 - 06:37
Also on Wednesday, Mr Musk hinted he plans to find his successor to lead Twitter by the end of 2023.
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Sandwich chain Subway explores sale of business

Wed, 02/15/2023 - 04:55
The company is facing rising costs and increasing competition from rival fast food companies.
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Louis Vuitton picks Pharrell Williams to lead men's designs

Wed, 02/15/2023 - 04:23
The role was previously held by high-profile designer Virgil Abloh, who died in 2021.
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United flight 1722: US to investigate Boeing 777's mysterious nosedive

Wed, 02/15/2023 - 03:07
Passengers reportedly screamed as the flight from Hawaii plunged 1,400ft before the plane recovered.
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Huel: Shake firm's adverts banned for being misleading

Wed, 02/15/2023 - 00:02
Adverts implied that Huel meal replacement shakes saved people money, watchdog says.
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Tesla workers launch first ever union campaign

Tue, 02/14/2023 - 21:53
Tesla boss Elon Musk has opposed unionisation efforts in the past.
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Air India in record order for new planes

Tue, 02/14/2023 - 17:46
The airline orders a total of 470 aircraft from Airbus and Boeing as it targets a major expansion.
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US inflation stays high as housing costs bite

Tue, 02/14/2023 - 15:36
Consumer prices rose 6.4% in the 12 months to January, the Labor Department says.
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Loans firm Amigo let off £73m fine

Tue, 02/14/2023 - 14:01
It failed to carry out proper checks on borrowers but the regulator said the fine would have caused "financial hardship".
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Ford to cut one in five jobs in the UK

Tue, 02/14/2023 - 10:05
The carmaker will cut 1,300 jobs, mainly at its research and development site in Essex.
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Buy-now pay-later firms face clampdown under new rules

Tue, 02/14/2023 - 09:42
Lenders will have to do better affordability checks on borrowers and offer clearer information on loans.
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