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Businesses push government to complete HS2 railway

Business leaders have written a letter urging the next prime minister to commit to completing HS2.

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Slack: Why is this loss-making tech firm worth $20bn?

The messaging app has investors piling in on hopes it can replace email for workplace communication.

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Cannabis-laced beer and dog treats excite big firms

Big firms are chasing a share of the cannabis market, but growth could be volatile, says a report.

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US-Iran: Airlines re-route flights after drone incident

Emirates and BA are among the airlines changing flight routes to avoid parts of Iranian airspace.

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#BringYourDogToWorkDay marked by pics of busy pups

Photos shared of dogs sitting at desks and doing more serious things on Bring Your Dog to Work Day.

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Former Barclays chief John Varley cleared of fraud charges

The Court of Appeal declined an application by the Serious Fraud Office to overturn a previous court decision.

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Mark Carney on Facebook’s digital currency Libra

The Bank of England’s governor explains how Facebook’s digital currency could work.

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Walmart uses AI cameras to spot thieves

The supermarket uses image recognition tech at checkouts to detect when items have not been scanned.

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Bank of Scotland fined £45.5m over fraud failure

The bank is fined by regulators after failing to alert authorities to suspicions of fraud in 2007.

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The ‘chaos’ that nearly derailed Hornby

The model maker’s boss says he removed the firm’s senior managers as they did not understand the business.

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