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Thomas Cook's future hanging in the balance

2 hours 57 min ago
The Civil Aviation Authority has aircraft on standby in case Thomas Cook falls into administration.

Thomas Cook crisis: 'People will not be stranded'

15 hours 12 min ago
Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab says that people will be taken care of if Thomas Cook collapses.

Thomas Cook set for last-ditch rescue talks

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 11:47pm
The tour operator will hold a crisis meeting with key players on Sunday in a bid to avoid insolvency.

Give Thomas Cook 'real financial support', ministers urged

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 2:43pm
Sources suggest the government is reluctant to bail out the struggling travel company.

Sirius Minerals: The people who spent thousands on a Yorkshire mine

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 5:33pm
Sirius Minerals has 85,000 small investors, but the company's troubles mean many are stuck in a hole.

Huge rise in catalytic converter thefts

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 5:32pm
The Met Police says catalytic converter thefts almost doubled due to precious metal prices rising.

Walmart ceases e-cigarette sales

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 3:22pm
The move comes amid mounting calls to ban the products, which have been linked to a deadly outbreak of lung illness.

Brazil dam disaster firms to face criminal charges

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 11:25am
Police say mining giant Vale and German auditor Tüv Süd used falsified documents to certify the dam.

Climate change: Offshore wind expands at record low price

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 7:27am
The UK announces projects to power seven million homes with wind power - and no need for subsidy.

India delivers surprise corporate tax cuts to boost economy

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 3:25am
The surprise move is part of efforts to revive investment and spur growth in Asia's third largest economy.

RBS names Alison Rose as its new chief executive

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 2:39am
The banking veteran will become the first woman to lead one of the UK's big four banks.

Climate change: Firms make green energy vows as call for action grow

Fri, 09/20/2019 - 12:06am
Amazon and Google are among global firms setting out new green energy plans as climate pressure rises.

Hinkley Point C: Building the UK's new 'epic' power plant

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 7:53pm
Hinkley Point C, the UK's new nuclear power plant in Somerset, is due to open in 2025.

New leather factory in Paisley to create 100 jobs

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 7:49pm
Scottish Leather Group's new facility, opening in 2020, will produce high-end car seat upholstery.

Why Booker shortlist is more taxing for some readers

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 7:00pm
Publishers say VAT charged on e-books and audiobooks unfairly pushes up prices for the partially sighted.

How Scrabble became a million dollar idea.

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 7:00pm
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how Scrabble became a million dollar idea.

The work experience you can do in your pyjamas

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 7:00pm
Big companies are offering internships via the internet, but are they a valuable experience?

Why is the Fed pumping money into the banking system?

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 6:44pm
The US central bank has pumped more than $200bn into the financial markets this week. Should we worry?

Thomas Cook told extra funds needed to seal rescue

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 2:58pm
The troubled travel firm must find £200m in extra contingency funds before banks will agree a deal.

Airbnb plans to list shares next year

Thu, 09/19/2019 - 12:50pm
The home rental site's floatation is expected to be one of the highest profile market debuts of 2020.

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