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Wagamama and Pret seek to reduce plastic straw usage

2 hours 11 min ago
Wagamama and Pret will only provide plastic straws on request.

New nuclear plant at Sizewell '20% cheaper than Hinkley'

2 hours 45 min ago
EDF Energy plans to build Sizewell C, located to the north of the existing Sizewell B plant on the Suffolk coast.

Tesco delays Clubcard rewards cut after backlash

2 hours 51 min ago
The supermarket announces a grace period until June for its biggest rewards after a customer backlash.

Bitcoin dips below $10,000 for first time since December

4 hours 38 min ago
The crypto-currency has nearly halved in value since its peak in December.

GKN rejects £7.4bn hostile takeover bid

5 hours 46 min ago
The engineering giant says the offer from turnover specialist Melrose fundamentally undervalues it.

Carillion: Government 'inept' over crisis, says GMB boss

7 hours 8 min ago
The GMB union wants the government to set up a task force to help affected companies and staff.

YouTube toughens advert payment rules

7 hours 22 min ago
The video-clip platform will require creators to have more than 1,000 subscribers to feature adverts.

Government reassures over supplier Interserve

7 hours 42 min ago
Shares in the construction and services firm fell after reports it is under special government scrutiny.

Bitcoin: South Korea sways cryptocurrency prices - but how?

10 hours 23 min ago
The Asian nation has been a big adopter of virtual currency, so developments there have a global impact.

Australia files WTO complaint over Canada wine sales

12 hours 48 min ago
Canberra joins the US in complaining to the World Trade Organization about sales in Canada.

Nestle sells Crunch, Nerds and other US brands to Ferrero for $2.8bn

13 hours 59 min ago
Ferrero will pay $2.8bn for brands such as Crunch, Nerds, Runts and Butterfinger.

Most new cars must be electric by 2030, ministers told

14 hours 34 min ago
Three-fifths of new cars must be electric by 2030 to meet climate change targets, ministers are told.

Paris, London

16 hours 43 sec ago
A partnership between Imperial College London and a major French agency will keep access to European research funding.

CBI criticises short-term policies to improve skills base

17 hours 32 min ago
Employers' group says short-term fixes are no answer to Britain's long-term skills problem.

Made in Medellin

17 hours 34 min ago
How two student friends set up and grew popular bikini and swimsuit business Agua Bendita.

‘Superheroes don’t work 90-hour weeks’

17 hours 37 min ago
As the number of employees working over 48 hours a week rises, some companies are experimenting to find better work-life balance.

Detroit Motor Show: Autonomous vehicles move centre stage

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 23:50
At the home of US motor manufacturing, Ford is showing off the driverless car being used in a joint venture to deliver pizza's for Domino's.

H&M child model's mum says ad 'not racist'

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 23:00
Terry Mango defended the brand, after her son was caught up in a racism row.

Waitrose hit as Verifone payment system crashes

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:26
The supermarket chain has apologised after a system failure left customers unable to pay by card.

Newcastle United: Mike Ashley ends takeover talks with Amanda Staveley

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 20:58
Newcastle's owner Mike Ashley has ended talks with British businesswoman Amanda Staveley over a takeover believed to have been worth around £250m.