15th February 2019

The community that rejected Amazon

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Amazon dropped its plan to create a campus in a changing neighbourhood of New York after backlash A day after Amazon announced it would abandon controversial plans to build…




RBS warns of Brexit harm as profits double

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRoss McEwan, boss of RBS Royal Bank of Scotland has reported profits of £1.62bn for 2018, more than double the £752m it made a year earlier. RBS…


US-China trade talks break up without deal

Image copyright Getty Images Trade talks between the US and China have broken up without a deal, with the US warning that “very difficult issues” remain unresolved. The talks in China this week were aimed…


UK retail sales bounce back in January

Image copyright Getty Images Retail sales bounced back sharply in January, rising by 1% on the previous month, official figures showed. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the amount of goods sold rose by…