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China exports fall for the fourth month in a row

Thu, 09/07/2023 - 06:02
The declines in trade were not as bad as expected and an improvement on the previous month.
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How AI may be a powerful tool in treating male infertility

Thu, 09/07/2023 - 00:08
Fertility experts are now using artificial intelligence to help find sperm in medical samples.
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People in UK least likely to say work is important to their life - survey

Thu, 09/07/2023 - 00:04
There's a steady drift towards getting a good work-life balance, a new survey suggests.
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Wilko: 'We have no idea if we will have a job'

Thu, 09/07/2023 - 00:04
Staff at the collapsed chain say working during administration has been a "nightmare".
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Vet prices review over fears pet owners are being overcharged

Thu, 09/07/2023 - 00:03
Pet owners and vet workers are being asked for their experiences by the UK's competitions regulator.
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Heating on prescription trial suggests fewer NHS visits

Thu, 09/07/2023 - 00:02
A trial by a UK university suggests patients prescribed free heating were hospitalised less often.
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Bank of England boss says interest rates close to peak

Wed, 09/06/2023 - 18:16
Andrew Bailey tells ministers rates may be reaching a peak, but adds that they may still rise.
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Warning winter energy bills will be harder to cope with

Wed, 09/06/2023 - 13:17
Charities warn that households face a tough winter despite a fall in the price of gas and electricity.
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Deezer and Universal to launch 'artist-centric' streaming model

Wed, 09/06/2023 - 11:54
The new streaming model will generate bigger royalties for artists that people choose to listen to.
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Wilko shops set to close next week named

Wed, 09/06/2023 - 11:32
Staff being made redundant were told of the news this morning, with shops closing next week.
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Students cut back on food as cost of living soars

Wed, 09/06/2023 - 11:31
Some had to skip meals, take on debt or dip into savings last year as costs soared, research shows.
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Manchester United shares dive on report sale is off

Wed, 09/06/2023 - 07:26
Shares see biggest ever one-day fall after a report that the team will be taken off the market.
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Flight path system error caused air traffic chaos

Wed, 09/06/2023 - 07:03
The UK's air traffic control system shut itself down after software confusion over an unusual flight path.
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Chevron and unions in talks to avert Australia LNG strike

Wed, 09/06/2023 - 04:34
Workers are scheduled to begin a series of stoppages from Thursday in the dispute over pay and conditions.
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Disability and illness benefit changes proposed

Wed, 09/06/2023 - 04:31
The government says it hopes new work capability assessments reforms will come into force by 2025.
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Informatica boss: 'Introvert kid' to billion-dollar leader

Wed, 09/06/2023 - 00:05
Amit Walia, CEO of tech firm Informatica, explains how he overcame shyness as a business leader.
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Wilko: More jobs to go as 52 stores to close

Tue, 09/05/2023 - 18:00
Administrators say more than 1,300 staff will be made redundant as hopes of a wider rescue deal fade.
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Saturday letter delivery rules could be relaxed

Tue, 09/05/2023 - 17:40
Ofcom is looking at how the Universal Service might need to evolve to meet customers' needs.
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Arm Holdings: Chip giant hopes for market value of more than $50bn

Tue, 09/05/2023 - 17:04
The UK-based firm is courting investors as its listing in the US looks to be the biggest of the year.
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Keegan sorry school RAAC concrete closures came at 'worst time'

Tue, 09/05/2023 - 15:57
Schools are battling to get surveys and temporary classrooms could take months to build, the BBC is told.
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