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Australia's Sydney Airport gets $16.7bn takeover offer

Mon, 07/05/2021 - 05:25
The firm's shares soared as the move is seen as confidence in air travel recovering from the pandemic.

Jeff Bezos steps down as Amazon boss

Mon, 07/05/2021 - 01:18
As Bezos leaves his role as CEO, those who have worked with him ponder the lessons learned.

Is the use of jetpacks finally about to take off?

Mon, 07/05/2021 - 00:01
Members of the public can now pay to fly through the air like a superhero.

Grenfell prompts creation of building safety regulator

Mon, 07/05/2021 - 00:00
The new watchdog will be able to prosecute rule-breaking developers and take their properties off the market.

Didi ordered off China's app stores by nation's cyber regulator

Sun, 07/04/2021 - 19:51
The ride-hailing app is facing regulatory problems at home, days after its New York share launch.

Homeowners to get 15 years to sue for bad workmanship - minister

Sun, 07/04/2021 - 12:52
The announcement comes amid concerns leaseholders are bearing the cost of fire safety works.

John Lewis plans to build 10,000 rental homes

Sun, 07/04/2021 - 12:22
The department store chain says it wants to address the UK's housing shortage and support communities.

Firms urge PM to back returning to the office

Sun, 07/04/2021 - 10:54
Working from home should no longer be the default after 19 July, say more than 50 business leaders.

Don't allow shop abuse to worsen, retail bosses urge PM

Sun, 07/04/2021 - 00:24
Bosses of 100 brands call on Boris Johnson to support greater protection in law for retail workers.

Morrisons: Supermarket agrees £6.3bn takeover

Sat, 07/03/2021 - 10:13
The UK's fourth largest supermarket accepts an offer from a US investment group.

'Euro 2020 is a lifeline for my pub'

Sat, 07/03/2021 - 00:58
Many pubs showing football are completely booked up for the England match on Saturday.

Music fans' confusion over insurance cover

Sat, 07/03/2021 - 00:57
Consumer group Which? says people with tickets to gigs or major events are often unaware of the extent of cover.

'It's like Endgame...where everyone just disappears'

Fri, 07/02/2021 - 22:15
New York celebrity restaurateur Stephen Starr is having to get creative to staff his businesses

The codes helping visually-impaired people shop

Fri, 07/02/2021 - 22:13
New technology that allows phones to read out labelling is about to make supermarkets much more accessible.

Vauxhall set to announce Ellesmere Port electric van

Fri, 07/02/2021 - 17:32
The news, which could be confirmed as early as next week, will safeguard more than 1,000 jobs at the at-risk plant.

France investigates retailers over China forced labour claims

Fri, 07/02/2021 - 15:34
French authorities investigate four brands over alleged human rights abuses in China's Xinjiang region.

US jobs growth picks up speed amid reopening

Fri, 07/02/2021 - 15:15
The US economy added 850,000 jobs in June, according to the Bureau of Labour Statistics.

M&S Bank branch closures reflect shift to online

Fri, 07/02/2021 - 12:50
All 29 in-store branches are shutting on Friday, ahead of the withdrawal of M&S Bank from current accounts.

Asda to allow permanent hybrid working for offices

Fri, 07/02/2021 - 09:57
The supermarket says most of its 4,000 head office staff can choose to work at home or other locations.

Fashion giant H&M sees China sales slump after Xinjiang boycott

Fri, 07/02/2021 - 05:46
Western brands were recently hit by a backlash in China over statements on Xinjiang and the Uyghurs.