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Tesco profits jump as Britons keep spending despite 'Brexit fatigue'

10 Apr 2019

LONDON Britons have carried on spending despite their "Brexit fatigue," Tesco said on Wednesday, as a forecast-beating rise in profits confirmed a turnaround at Britain's biggest retailer. | Video

Lenders seize UK retailer Debenhams, wiping out Ashley

09 Apr 2019

LONDON Debenhams' lenders took control of the ailing British retailer on Tuesday in a process designed to keep its shops open at the expense of shareholders, including an irate Mike Ashley, who were wiped out.

Britain plans social media watchdog to battle harmful content

08 Apr 2019

LONDON Britain proposed new online safety laws on Monday that would slap penalties on social media companies and technology firms if they fail to protect users from harmful content.

Britain plans social media regulation to battle harmful content

08 Apr 2019

LONDON, April 8 Britain proposed new online safety laws on Monday that would slap penalties on social media companies and technology firms if they fail to protect their users from harmful content.

Polarized U.S. politics offers opportunity for the Financial Times, says CEO

04 Apr 2019

LONDON The polarization of U.S. politics in the Trump era has created an opportunity for the Financial Times to attract readers who want balanced coverage with a global perspective, the London-based business newspaper's chief executive said on Thursday.

EU has no major concerns in Germany over Vodafone-Liberty deal: sources

02 Apr 2019

BRUSSELS/LONDON The European Union has not raised any major concerns about the impact on Germany's cable market of Vodafone buying Liberty Global's assets, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday, improving the chances of the deal going ahead.

EU has no major concerns in Germany over Vodafone-Liberty deal - sources

02 Apr 2019

BRUSSELS/LONDON The European Union has not raised any major concerns about the impact on Germany's cable market of Vodafone buying Liberty Global's assets, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday, improving the chances of the deal going ahead.

UPDATE 2-EU has no major concerns in Germany over Vodafone-Liberty deal - sources

02 Apr 2019

* Statement of objections green light on German cable-sources

EU finds few major hurdles in Germany from Vodafone-Liberty deal: sources

02 Apr 2019

BRUSSELS-LONDON The European Union has not raised any major concerns about the impact of Vodafone's buying Liberty Global's assets on the cable market in Germany, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.

Ex-CEO tells Lynch trial HP did not need Autonomy at any cost

01 Apr 2019

LONDON Hewlett-Packard did not have to buy Britain's Autonomy to solve the U.S. company's other problems in 2011, its former chief executive told the $5 billion fraud trial of Mike Lynch.

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