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Does Ryanair have a pilot shortage?

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 07:43
Could recruitment issues explain why the airline will be cancelling so many flights in the coming weeks?

China orders Bitcoin exchanges in capital city to close

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 07:24
All Bitcoin exchanges in Beiing and Shanghai must submit plans for winding down operations.

Internet 'having midlife crisis', says Baroness Lane-Fox

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 05:48
Lastminute.com's founder says the internet has done much good but sees "social and economic tensions".

Staff rotas face tech revolution

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 04:25
Cloud computing and mobile apps are being used to make staff rotas much simpler to manage.

The cities where tens of thousands have problem debts

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 03:07
In some inner-city areas, more than a fifth of the population are missing bill payments.

Will 'Philippine McDonald's' swallow Pret?

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 02:38
Philippine fast food chain Jollibee does not rule out bid for upmarket UK sandwich firm Pret a Manger.

KPMG is cleared over HBOS audit

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 02:34
The accountants escape further scrutiny over their audit of HBOS before the bank's rescue in 2008.

Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protection in US

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 02:06
The once dominant toy retailer has struggled against larger rivals such as Amazon and Walmart.

Number of UK workers on zero-hours contracts falls

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 01:52
Between April and June, 883,000 people were on contracts that do not guarantee work, a 2.2% fall.

FTSE 100 opens flat but Ocado shares slide

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 01:25
The online grocer sees sales accelerate but says investment in a new distribution centre will increase costs.

Ineos narrows options for new car plant

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 01:17
The firm considers the northeast of the UK and continental Europe for a £650m plant to build an off-road vehicle.

French Connection sees losses narrow

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 00:51
The struggling fashion brand also appoints new independent directors after facing pressure from shareholders.

Ten Network creditors accept CBS takeover bid

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 23:39
The US network beats a rival offer from Lachlan Murdoch to buy the struggling broadcaster.

Some Auckland petrol stations run out of fuel after burst pipe

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 23:04
Flights have also been cancelled after a damaged pipeline disrupted supplies to the city.

Pyramid selling

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 16:15
Low levels of education have fuelled the spread of illegal and harmful pyramid schemes in rural China.

Slow drive?

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 16:11
Electric cars have had a lot of publicity recently, but petrol and diesel engines are far from dead yet.

Male employees want flexible work too

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 16:06
Four fifths of men would like more control over their working hours to reduce commuting time or care for children.

Wisconsin approves $3bn deal for Foxconn factory

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 15:28
It is believed to be the largest incentive package for a foreign company in US history.

EU seeks to limit trade of torture instruments

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 13:59
An alliance of countries hopes to restrict sales of instruments such as spiked batons and shock belts.

Bombardier jobs: May to press Trump on Belfast jobs

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:58
The aerospace firm's Belfast operation could be affected by a US trade dispute.


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