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JP Morgan sues former executive Jes Staley over Epstein ties

Thu, 03/09/2023 - 07:28
The Wall Street giant says Jes Staley failed to disclose potentially damaging ties to the sex offender.
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US-China chip war: Netherlands moves to restrict some exports

Thu, 03/09/2023 - 03:46
The measures will affect Dutch firm ASML, which is a key part of the global microchip supply chain.
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Childcare: Full-time nursery for under-twos nearly £15k a year, says report

Thu, 03/09/2023 - 01:11
Costs rise by 5.9% in a year in Great Britain while availability drops, a report finds.
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Debt avoided by cutbacks on dining out and clothes, Barclays data shows

Thu, 03/09/2023 - 00:11
Careful spending is saving some people from debt while others are too frightened to open letters.
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UK microchip firms ask government for hundreds of millions

Thu, 03/09/2023 - 00:02
The boss of a leading microchip maker warns without huge investment companies will go abroad.
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Bao Fan: Why do Chinese billionaires keep vanishing?

Wed, 03/08/2023 - 23:17
The mystery over the latest missing business leader comes as Xi Jinping tightens his grip on China.
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Adidas may sell Yeezy trainers and donate proceeds

Wed, 03/08/2023 - 16:12
Adidas is mulling what to do with Yeezy products after ending its deal with Kanye West, known as Ye.
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Frankie and Benny's owner to close 35 more restaurants

Wed, 03/08/2023 - 11:26
The firm, which also owns Chiquito, says it is closing sites due to rising costs.
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Heathrow told to cut passenger charges again

Wed, 03/08/2023 - 07:24
The regulator has told the airport it needs to lower charges due to passenger numbers recovering.
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Elon Musk apologises to sacked Twitter worker over online row

Wed, 03/08/2023 - 03:17
Elon Musk says sorry to fired employee Halli Thorleifsson and appears to offer him his job back.
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Money Diary: 'I spent £2,000 this week - mostly on bills'

Wed, 03/08/2023 - 01:00
Ruth, a 33-year-old jewellery designer from Birmingham, shares her weekly spending diary.
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Budget 2023: What a florist, gym and cafe want to see

Wed, 03/08/2023 - 00:12
Firms in Slough tell us what they are hoping to hear from the chancellor next week.
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RMT members suspend strike action at Network Rail

Tue, 03/07/2023 - 22:07
The announcement follows a new pay offer to the union - but other staff are still set to walk out.
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US interest rates could go higher than expected

Tue, 03/07/2023 - 18:35
US stock markets fell following the remarks, which come ahead of another rate announcement.
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State pension: Deadline extended for National Insurance top-ups

Tue, 03/07/2023 - 17:34
People now have until the end of July to plug gaps in their National Insurance record from 2006 to 2016.
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Emergency coal power plants used for first time as UK sees cold snap

Tue, 03/07/2023 - 16:19
Two coal-fired power stations have begun making electricity again to keep up with demand during the cold weather.
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Greggs to open 150 shops and extend opening hours

Tue, 03/07/2023 - 11:45
The move comes after the bakery chain posted bumper sales for last year, but also put up prices.
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Struggling renters must move further out of London, says Foxtons boss

Tue, 03/07/2023 - 10:29
The boss of London's biggest estate agency says a lack of available properties is driving people further out.
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Trains and flights to France cancelled due to strikes

Tue, 03/07/2023 - 09:53
Services affected as a general strike brings much of France to a standstill.
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Australia: Crop exports set for record high after heavy rains

Tue, 03/07/2023 - 05:44
Officials expect exports of crops including wheat to hit a record $75bn this financial year.
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