September 17, 2018

Coke contemplates cannabis ‘health’ drink

Coca Cola has confirmed it is interested in exploring the possibilities of using a cannabis compound in some of its drinks.
September 17, 2018

US impose new $200bn tariffs on China imports

Donald Trump has intensified America's trade war with China by imposing new $200bn tariffs on imports starting next week.
September 17, 2018

Scallop wars: Peace deal brokered with French

The UK and France have reached a peace deal over the scallop wars between the two countries' fishing fleets.
September 17, 2018

UBS fraudster banker’s deportation from UK delayed

A former UBS trader convicted of fraud has been temporarily saved from being deported to Ghana from the UK.
September 17, 2018

Santander in talks to buy City broker Peel Hunt

Banco Santander, the giant Spanish lender, is in talks to buy the City stockbroker‎ Peel Hunt in a move that could kick-start a fresh round of consolidation in the sector.
September 17, 2018

Train delays at 12-year high as new timetables hit services

British trains are the latest they have been since 2006, figures have revealed.
September 17, 2018

Jaguar workers moved to 3-day week until Christmas

Jaguar Land Rover, the largest carmaker in the UK, has moved workers at its Solihull plant on to a three-day week schedule until Christmas.
September 17, 2018

Is IMF’s Brexit verdict music to Hammond’s ears?

As I left the press conference today where Christine Lagarde had just warned of the economic consequences of a "no deal" Brexit, a fellow journalist sidled up to me and muttered: "Hammond could hardly have scripted that better."
September 17, 2018

AR start-up Blippar raises another £28m

Blippar, one of Britain's most-hyped technology start-ups is raising another $37m (£28.2m) from investors amid mounting losses.
September 17, 2018

All Brexit outcomes will cost the UK, IMF says

All Brexit outcomes will entail costs for the UK economy, the International Monetary Fund says.
September 17, 2018

BCC revises down UK growth forecast over Brexit

The British Chamber of Commerce has downgraded its near-term growth predictions for the UK economy, citing uncertainty around the country's prospective departure from the EU.
September 17, 2018

Amazon investigates claims staff sold customer data

Amazon is investigating claims that some of its staff sold confidential customer data to third party companies.