Category: Business

staffJuly 21, 2017

Audi offers diesel emissions upgrade for 850,000 cars

German carmaker Audi is offering a free software upgrade for 850,000 diesel cars in order to improve emissions. Audi said ...

staffJuly 20, 2017

European Central Bank leaves interest rates alone

The European Central Bank on Thursday put off making a delicate decision about when to move forward with fiscal policy ...

staffJuly 18, 2017

Netflix says subscribers hit 104 milion

Netflix shares surged on Monday after the video streaming firm said it had about 104 million subscribers. The US company ...

staffJuly 18, 2017

UK advertising standards to get tough on gender stereotypes

There should be stronger regulation of advertisements which show men failing at simple household tasks and women left to clean ...

staffJuly 17, 2017

China’s second quarter growth beats expectations at 6.9%

China’s economy grew at an annual rate of 6.9% between April and June according to official figures, slightly higher than ...

staffJuly 16, 2017

Brexit: Hammond warns of UK investment uncertainty

Chancellor Philip Hammond has told the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show that businesses are holding off from investing in the UK ...

staffJuly 10, 2017

Philip Morris ordered to compensate Australia

Tobacco giant Philip Morris has been ordered to pay the Australian government millions of dollars after unsuccessfully suing the nation ...

staffJuly 7, 2017

Tesla to build world’s largest lithium ion battery in Australia

An Australian state will install the world’s largest lithium ion battery in a “historic” deal with electric car firm Tesla ...

staffJuly 6, 2017

Baidu boss investigated for riding in self-driving car

The head of Chinese online search giant Baidu is being investigated, after riding in one of the firm’s driverless cars ...

staffJuly 3, 2017

Samsung salvages Galaxy Note 7 parts for new phone

Samsung is releasing a new phone using parts from its Galaxy Note 7, which was axed after a battery fault ...