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China's electric car market is booming but can it last?

Tue, 10/11/2022 - 00:08
Cheap electric cars are selling fast but the end of subsidies could end the sales boom.
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People stock up on blankets and air fryers ahead of winter

Tue, 10/11/2022 - 00:04
But despite this, an industry body says overall retail sales volumes continued to fall in September.
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'Big and painful' cuts needed to fix budget, says IFS

Tue, 10/11/2022 - 00:03
Public spending needs to fall by £60bn to balance the books if tax cuts go ahead, a think tank warns.
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Post Office and Fujitsu to face inquiry over Horizon scandal

Mon, 10/10/2022 - 22:00
The public inquiry is taking further evidence as it investigates the wrongful convictions of postmasters.
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Ben Bernanke, former US Federal Reserve chief, wins Nobel Prize

Mon, 10/10/2022 - 15:48
Ben Bernanke, who led the Fed through the financial crisis, is one of a trio to scoop the award.
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Kwasi Kwarteng brings forward economic plan to 31 October

Mon, 10/10/2022 - 12:30
Kwasi Kwarteng will give details on plans to balance government finances nearly a month early.
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Bank of England boosts plan to calm market turmoil

Mon, 10/10/2022 - 09:04
The Bank of England will increase the daily limit on its emergency bond-buying programme during its final week.
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Elon Musk wades into China and Taiwan tensions

Mon, 10/10/2022 - 04:43
The billionaire wins China's praise for comments but Taipei says freedom is "not for sale".
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Ticketmaster demand-based pricing system criticised

Mon, 10/10/2022 - 02:28
New dynamic pricing model is designed to stop touts from profiting on the secondary market.
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Pacific Island Fiji aims for a high-tech future

Mon, 10/10/2022 - 00:05
The Pacific Island is attempting to gradually move away from traditional industries to IT services.
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Post Office handles more cash as banks close and prices rise

Mon, 10/10/2022 - 00:02
Bank closures and rising prices mean more people are turning to the Post Office for cash.
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Widespread disruption as ScotRail strike goes ahead

Mon, 10/10/2022 - 00:01
Passengers face 24 hours of limited services after ScotRail RMT members rejected the latest pay offer.
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Greg Hands named trade minister after Conor Burns sacking

Sun, 10/09/2022 - 23:40
The MP had backed Liz Truss's rival for PM but his appointment comes amid calls for party to unite.
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Scottish airline Loganair goes on the market

Sun, 10/09/2022 - 17:05
The UK's largest regional airline is being sold with the hope of new owners taking over by mid-2023.
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Energy use advice campaign pulled due to cost, Zahawi says

Sun, 10/09/2022 - 12:34
The cabinet minister tells the BBC the public information campaign would have cost up to £15m.
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