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LONDON BRIEFING: Astra ups outlook; Unilever and Lloyds back view

(Alliance News) - London's FTSE 100 is called to open lower on Thursday, with a sell-off of US technology shares filtering through to trade in Europe and in Asia. ...

UK car output down 7.6% in first half of year amid switch to EVs

(Alliance News) - UK car production fell by 7.6% in the first six months of the year, new figures suggest....

GB Energy to work with Crown Estate for offshore wind farms - Labour

(Alliance News) - Britain's newly created state-owned energy company, Great British Energy, is to partner with the monarchy's property firm to help speed up the building of offshore wind farms....

UK, Germany to boost defence ties in relations "reset"

(Alliance News) - Germany and Britain pledged Wednesday to cooperate more closely on defence and security issues as part of the new Labour government's post-Brexit "reset" in relations with European...

TOP NEWS: UK private sector expands in July on new order bounce

(Alliance News) - The UK private sector picked up speed this month, as new business growth surged to a 15-month-high, numbers on Wednesday showed. ...

LONDON BRIEFING: Reckitt to simplify; Informa agrees Ascential buy

(Alliance News) - London's FTSE 100 is called to open lower on Wednesday as US earnings overnight failed to improve sentiment, with both Tesla and Alphabet falling in after hours...

LONDON BRIEFING: Compass ups outlook; Beazley says no IT mayhem hit

(Alliance News) - London's FTSE 100 is set for a tepid start on Tuesday, despite stocks in New York ending higher, with tech shares shining ahead of another batch of...

Financial support to Harland & Wolff risked public money - UK minister

(Alliance News) - The UK government has not stepped in to offer financial support to troubled Belfast shipbuilder Harland & Wolff Group Holdings PLC due to the risk of losing...

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NHS warns of 'delays' as services recover from global IT outage

(Alliance News) - NHS England has warned of "delays" as services recover from Friday's global IT outage....

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LONDON BRIEFING: BT receives Ofcom fine; Ocado wins Kroger order

(Alliance News) - London's FTSE is called to open higher on Monday, with focus firmly on the US ahead of some crucial data later this week, and for now, political...

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TOP NEWS: BT profit sags as sales offset cost control progress

(Alliance News) - BT Group PLC on Thursday touted progress in its fibre roll-out, but said legacy issues and pressures in its Business and Consumer units meant revenue fell....

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Hammerson loss worsens in first half after Value Retail impairment

(Alliance News) - Hammerson PLC on Thursday reported a heavy loss in the first half of 2024 after taking an impairment charge following the sale of its stake in Value...

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