Monday, July 23, 2018

Business

Labour ready for Theresa May’s government to collapse at any time, says Deputy Leader...

Labour’s deputy leader says the current political turmoil could topple Theresa May at any time, as he suggested Priti Patel’s secret meetings in Israel had been...

The other American in Prince Harry’s family

When Prince Harry marries LA-born Meghan Markle next year, she will not be the first American in his family tree. The prince's great-great grandmother was Frances Ellen Work - a "Dollar Princess" whose life reads...

England inspired by fierce rivals Germany but Gareth Southgate all too aware his side...

It is one of international football’s oldest rivalries, but England manager Gareth Southgate did not hide his admiration for the Germany side – not just their...

Vodafone-CityFibre deal targets ultra-fast broadband expansion for 5 million homes and businesses

Telecoms giant Vodafone said on Thursday it would partner with CityFibre, a wholesale fibre network infrastructure provider, to bring ultrafast broadband to up to 5 million...

UK must boost productivity and focus on international competitiveness to weather Brexit, says IMF

IMF said that a transition period would avoid a cliff edge and reduce uncertainty facing firms and households. The UK must focus on enhancing its economy’s productivity and international competitiveness in order to weather the shock...

More turmoil at Germany’s biggest bank: Deutsche Bank’s CEO is out

Deutsche Bank, Germany's biggest lender, is getting rid of its CEO after years of heavy losses. John Cryan, who became CEO of the embattled bank less than three years ago, will leave at the end...

London warned it’s not ready for robot taxis and drone deliveries

Europe’s largest city is a hotbed of ideas to make getting around the metropolis that little bit easier - but it isn’t ready for them on the streets. London’s regulators are unprepared for the introduction...

UK government borrowing narrows after EU credit

UK government borrowing nearly halved in December from a year earlier, helped by a rebate from the European Union. Public sector borrowing, excluding state-owned banks, fell to a lower-than-expected £2.6bn last month, a £2.5bn fall...

Dutch national railway company NS stops cheap group retour tickets because of fraud on...

The NS stops selling the cheap group retour with which travelers and distributors commit fraud on a large scale. The railway company will replace the two-week ticket card with a ticket that obliges passengers...

Scientists think they’ve discovered a fourth type of fuel for humans — beyond carbs,...

Ketones could supercharge the body in a way unlike any other source of fuel. The San Francisco-based startup HVMN recently launched a drink made of pure ketone...