Category: Business

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staffJuly 25, 2018

Time for a break in Kit Kat trademark case

If it’s a four-fingered wafer covered in chocolate, the Kit Kat people would tell you they own that design. Spare ...

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staffJuly 23, 2018

Tesla shares hit by refunds report

Tesla shares have fallen following a report that it is seeking refunds from some suppliers. The electric carmaker, which is ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Abu Dhabi awards $1.6 billion survey project to China’s CNPC

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company says it has awarded contracts worth $1.6 billion to China’s largest state-owned oil company ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Burberry burns luxury goods worth millions

Burberry, the upmarket British fashion label, destroyed unsold clothes, accessories and perfume worth £28.6m last year to protect its brand. ...

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staffJuly 17, 2018

Amazon employees strike in Spain and Germany

Thousands of Amazon workers went on strike in Spain and Germany on Tuesday in protest at their working conditions as ...

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staffJuly 13, 2018

Papa John’s pulling founder’s image from marketing after racial slur

Papa John’s, which has featured founder John Schnatter as the face of the company in logos and TV ads, is ...

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staffJuly 11, 2018

Ex-Apple worker charged with stealing self-driving car trade secrets

U.S. authorities charged a former Apple Inc. employee with stealing trade secrets Monday, accusing him of downloading a blueprint related ...

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staffJuly 10, 2018

Switzerland launches WTO action over US steel, aluminum tariffs

Switzerland has launched a complaint at the World Trade Organization against U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum, it said Tuesday, ...

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staffJuly 4, 2018

China – We won’t fire trade war first shot

China will “absolutely not” fire the first shot in a trade war with the United States and will not be ...

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staffJune 27, 2018

US regulators approve Disney-Fox mega-deal, with conditions

U.S. antitrust regulators Wednesday conditionally approved Walt Disney’s proposed $71.3 billion purchase of key 21st Century Fox assets, boosting the ...