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Asos profits hit by fashion price-cutting

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 10:28:00 GMT

The online fashion giant says cutting prices to match rivals has not shifted more clothes.

France to introduce digital tax in new year

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 14:26:14 GMT

France is to introduce its own tax on big technology firms from 1 January after EU-wide efforts stalled.

Energy firms SSE and Npower scrap merger plan

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 11:58:30 GMT

SSE says the new energy price cap was one factor behind the decision to scrap the deal.

Bloodhound supersonic car project saved

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 15:17:57 GMT

The supersonic vehicle could still race at 1,000mph after an entrepreneur bought the business.

Student loan ruling adds £12bn to government borrowing

Mon, 17 Dec 2018 16:21:09 GMT

A change in how student loans appear in the public finances will add pressure to cut tuition fees.