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Cyber-incident leaves home sales in limbo

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 16:52
Buyers say they have been left hanging as a company that provides IT to law firms sees its services hit.
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Tesla sues Sweden as strikes target carmaker

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 16:19
The move comes after postal workers went on strike in sympathy with Tesla repair workers.
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Charlie's Bar, Fermanagh, 'blown away' by Christmas ad response

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 15:12
A Northern Irish pub's take on Christmas adverts gets the John Lewis seal of approval.
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No rate cuts for foreseeable future, says Bank

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 13:36
Andrew Bailey, governor of the Bank of England, says lowering inflation further will be "hard work".
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Eurostar Amsterdam-to-London services to be suspended for six months

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 13:19
Trains will be suspended from next June because of renovation work at Amsterdam's central station.
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Can I get a Cold Weather Payment and how much are they?

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 12:11
Cold Weather Payments are available to some when there is a run of sub-zero temperatures.
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COP28: UAE planned to use climate talks to make oil deals

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 06:00
Leaked documents show how the COP28 host planned to use its role to strike fossil fuel business deals.
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Zhongzhi Enterprise Group: China investigates major shadow bank for 'crimes'

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 05:01
Zhongzhi Enterprise, one of China's biggest shadow banks, has lent billions to real estate firms.
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Leasehold reforms: Michael Gove confident bill will pass by next election

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 01:26
The bill would make it easier and cheaper for homeowners to extend their lease or buy their freehold.
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The job-sharing apps that feel like online dating

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 00:05
New website platforms are working like matchmakers to connect potential job sharers.
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Tobacco firm calls for tougher rules on vapes

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 00:01
BAT wants sellers to be licensed, and sweet flavours banned.
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Metro Bank shareholders to vote on rescue deal

Mon, 11/27/2023 - 00:01
A deal to raise extra funds was struck last month after speculation about Metro's financial position.
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Sunak welcomes foreign firms' £29.5bn 'vote of confidence'

Sun, 11/26/2023 - 22:30
The prime minister says foreign investors' plans to invest £29.5bn is a "huge vote of confidence".
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Slick videos or more 'authentic' content? The Israel-Gaza battles raging on TikTok and X

Sun, 11/26/2023 - 21:07
Pro-Palestinian TikTok posts gain traction with Gen Z, while slicker Israeli content is popular on X.
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Labour hopes to cut net migration to around 200,000

Sun, 11/26/2023 - 13:52
The party says it wants migration to return to "normal levels", depending on the needs of the economy.
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Only shop on Lismore saved after community buyout

Sun, 11/26/2023 - 08:10
Over 200 people backed the campaign to secure the Lismore's closure-threatened store for the future
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Interest rates: Why there is more pain still to come

Sun, 11/26/2023 - 01:56
Inflation may be easing but the impact of high interest rates is still to kick in for many people.
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John Lewis to offer health checks to customers

Fri, 11/24/2023 - 16:58
The department store is partnering with Covid-19 testing firm Randox Health to offer new services.
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Carnival UK withdraws 'fire-and-rehire' threat

Fri, 11/24/2023 - 16:40
Carnival UK says it will not pursue the controversial strategy which could have affected 900 crew.
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HSBC down: Thousands face mobile and online banking outages

Fri, 11/24/2023 - 11:08
The firm says it is "really sorry" for the problem, which comes on the busy shopping day Black Friday.
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