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What Amazon's Purchase of Whole Foods Really Means - The New Yorker;

What Amazon's Purchase of Whole Foods Really Means - The New Yorker

The New YorkerWhat Amazon's Purchase of Whole Foods Really MeansThe New YorkerBehind the scenes, Amazon has been using technology to vertically integrate nearly the entire process of consumption. Courtesy Amazon / YouTube. Last week, two days before announcing that it would be acquiring Whole Foods, Amazon released a short ...Clash of the retail titans: Amazon goes head to head with WalmartThe GuardianWhy Amazon Bought Whole Foods? Just Look at How It Crushed WalmartNewsweekSmall food makers wonder about Amazon-Whole Foods impactMilwaukee Journal SentinelNew York Times -Motley Fool -Forbes -Reutersall 58 news articles »

This week in finance: Banks and iron ore the barbell weighing down the ASX, while Rio Tinto has a tricky choice - ABC Online;

This week in finance: Banks and iron ore the barbell weighing down the ASX, while Rio Tinto has a tricky choice - ABC Online

ABC OnlineThis week in finance: Banks and iron ore the barbell weighing down the ASX, while Rio Tinto has a tricky choiceABC OnlineWith little inspiration to be drawn from a flat end to the week on Wall Street, ASX futures traders took a punt that this week might start a little higher. But then again, it was neither a very big nor convincing bet.Glencore ups bidding war for Rio Tinto's coal mines to £2.1bnExpress.co.ukGlencore increases offer for Rio Tinto's Australian coal assetsFinancial TimesGlencore ramps up bidding war for Rio Tinto's coal minesTelegraph.co.ukDIGITALLOOK -Bloomberg -The Australian -Reuters UKall 57 news articles »

Hong Kong's 'umbrella movement' casts shade on 20 years handover celebration - Telegraph.co.uk;

Hong Kong's 'umbrella movement' casts shade on 20 years handover celebration - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukHong Kong's 'umbrella movement' casts shade on 20 years handover celebrationTelegraph.co.ukIt was the smoothest of handovers. At 11.59pm on Monday 30 June, 1997, a little after guests at Hong Kong's Regent Hotel had enjoyed curry in the Raj room and rum punches in the Caribbean room, a military band struck up God Save the Queen. The Union ...Li Ka-Shing Says HK Handover Created Beneficial Ties With ChinaBloombergSmall gets a whole new meaning in Hong Konggulfnews.comUnless you're a tycoon, Hong Kong life is harder than everLaredo Morning TimesThe Straits Times -BangaloreWeekly -Stock Observer -Concord Registerall 30 news articles »

Proactive weekly oil & gas round-up: Echo Energy, Sound Energy, Hurricane Energy ... - Proactive Investors UK;

Proactive weekly oil & gas round-up: Echo Energy, Sound Energy, Hurricane Energy ... - Proactive Investors UK

Proactive Investors UKProactive weekly oil & gas round-up: Echo Energy, Sound Energy, Hurricane Energy ...Proactive Investors UKEcho Energy Plc (LON:ECHO) was a focus this week after the firm finally unveiled its hotly anticipated new project, following the recently renamed company's reboot. The company has agreed a partnership with Pluspetrol Bolivia Corporation, acquiring an ...UK Oil & Gas Investments Sees Oil Seeping From Kimmeridge WellLondon South East (registration) (blog)all 7 news articles »

Pound to euro exchange rate: Banks reveal when sterling will RISE after Brexit volatility - Daily Star;

Pound to euro exchange rate: Banks reveal when sterling will RISE after Brexit volatility - Daily Star

Daily StarPound to euro exchange rate: Banks reveal when sterling will RISE after Brexit volatilityDaily StarTHE pound has been going through a rocky period since the Brexit vote last year – this is the forecast for the rest of 2017 and 2018. By Laura Mitchell / Published 24th June 2017. EURO POUND GETTY. EXCHANGE RATE: Sterling has been suffering since ...Gold Prices Mark UK's Brexit Vote Anniversary +16% in Sterling, Lower in DollarsBullionVaultPound Euro Exchange Rate Recovery Limited by Optimistic Eurozone DataEuro Exchange Rate NewsForget eurozone break-up. Sterling now deemed riskierThe Peninsula QatarPortfolio Adviser -Pound Sterling Live -Currency News -Telegraph.co.ukall 64 news articles »

Warning to parents - Snapchat now shares your child's exact location with new feature - Cornwall Live;

Warning to parents - Snapchat now shares your child's exact location with new feature - Cornwall Live

Cornwall LiveWarning to parents - Snapchat now shares your child's exact location with new featureCornwall LiveA warning has been issued to parents over a new 'stalkerish' tracker brought out on Snapchat that allows people to see exactly where their friends are. The new Snap Map enables people to see in real time, not only the town and street, but even the ...Snapchat map update raises fears of stalkingdailytelegraph.com.au'Snap Map': Parents worried about Snapchat's newest feature10NewsGlasgow parents fearful over new Snapchat updateGlasgow LiveXinhua -Butler Dispatch -NewsFactor Network -New York Magazineall 44 news articles »

Brexit poll anniversary marked by fragile economy - Financial Times;

Brexit poll anniversary marked by fragile economy - Financial Times

Financial TimesBrexit poll anniversary marked by fragile economyFinancial TimesA year after the EU referendum, it is time to examine the economic consequences so far. The UK economy has grown at an annualised rate of 1.8 per cent in the three quarters after the poll and unemployment has fallen from 4.9 per cent to 4.6 per cent.Analysis: Vote paid too little attention to energyHerald ScotlandExclusive: Report says EU firms face higher banking bills after BrexitReuters UKTop 15 stocks since Brexit voteInteractive InvestorCambridge News -Yahoo Finance UK -GOOD Magazine -Reutersall 1,534 news articles »

Amazon patents nine-storey 'beehives' to use as drone delivery centres - Telegraph.co.uk;

Amazon patents nine-storey 'beehives' to use as drone delivery centres - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukAmazon patents nine-storey 'beehives' to use as drone delivery centresTelegraph.co.ukAmazon has patented beehive-like depots which could one day be used to dispatch drone deliveries. The retail giant has already trialed using drones for deliveries as part of its futuristic "Prime Air" service, which would send small packages by drone ...Amazon's vision for the future: delivery drone beehives in every cityThe VergeAmazon has applied to patent a beehive-like drone towerBusiness InsiderAmazon envisages drone-delivery towers for urban areasNew AtlasPost and Parcel -Engadget -International Business Times UK -LearnBondsall 17 news articles »

Toshiba Is Now Open to Talks With Western Digital - Fortune;

Toshiba Is Now Open to Talks With Western Digital - Fortune

FortuneToshiba Is Now Open to Talks With Western DigitalFortuneToshiba said it was open to talks with Western Digital in their dispute over the sale of the Japanese conglomerate's prized chip unit—an apparent olive branch after it chose another suitor as preferred bidder. The two have been feuding bitterly and ...Toshiba stock knocked from top-tier listing as financial woes deepenTelegraph.co.ukToshiba shares are demoted as losses soar over $5 billionEvening StandardTroubled Toshiba flags deeper lossesBBC NewsBelfast Telegraph -Reuters -Washington Post -New York Daily Newsall 43 news articles »

Online gambling firms face clampdown after watchdog's probe - The Guardian;

Online gambling firms face clampdown after watchdog's probe - The Guardian

The GuardianOnline gambling firms face clampdown after watchdog's probeThe GuardianThe online gambling industry is facing a clampdown after the UK competition watchdog accused companies of unfairly treating customers and potentially breaking consumer law. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) said people were not getting the ...Watchdog clamps down on online gamblingBBC NewsGambling industry scores another own goal as CMA strikers threaten penalty areaThe IndependentWatchdog targets online gambling firms that 'load the dice' against playersTelegraph.co.ukFinancial Times -Belfast Telegraph -Sky News -BBC Newsall 27 news articles »

Brexit one year on: The top 20 performing funds - Interactive Investor;

Brexit one year on: The top 20 performing funds - Interactive Investor

Interactive InvestorBrexit one year on: The top 20 performing fundsInteractive InvestorA year ago today, the UK went to the polls to determine whether the country would stay as part of the European Union or leave. The unexpected Leave vote sent UK markets into mayhem. By the close of 27 June, the FTSE 100 index had lost 4.5%, while the ...The winners and losers one year on from shock decision to exit EUInvestment WeekFirst anniversary of the Brexit vote: Who are the winners and losers in the financial markets?City A.M.Brexit and the UK economy one year onBBC NewsLondon Loves Business -The Week UK -The Guardian -Proactive Investors UKall 15 news articles »

AIB valued at €12bn as Ireland floats rescued bank - Telegraph.co.uk;

AIB valued at €12bn as Ireland floats rescued bank - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukAIB valued at €12bn as Ireland floats rescued bankTelegraph.co.ukAllied Irish Banks has raised €3bn (£2.6bn) for Ireland in a stock market float that valued the once-stricken lender at €12bn and marked one of the biggest listings in London in recent years. The lender sold a 25pc stake to investors priced at €4.40-a ...AIB market return puts Irish taxpayer close to break-evenEvening StandardIreland raises 3 billion euros from "milestone" AIB share saleReuters UKBailed-out allied Irish banks returned to stock market in 'landmark' saleExpress.co.ukNew York Times -The Scotsman -Irish Times -RTE.ieall 36 news articles »

ECB ratchets up battle to seize London's euro clearing industry - Evening Standard;

ECB ratchets up battle to seize London's euro clearing industry - Evening Standard

Evening StandardECB ratchets up battle to seize London's euro clearing industryEvening StandardEurope's tug-of-war battle with the UK over the City stepped up on Friday as its central bank called for more legal powers over London's financial sector. The latest twist comes on the anniversary of the historic Brexit vote amid a growing row over ...FTSE 100 dips as ECB launches bid to take control of London's euro clearing marketProactive Investors UKEuropean Central Bank steps up efforts to snatch lucrative euro clearing market away from London after BrexitThis is MoneyPure And Clear Protectionism From The ECB On City EuroclearingForbesBusiness Insider -gulfnews.com -TheStreet.com -The Independentall 65 news articles »

Khan puts capital on low car use trajectory - TransportXtra;

Khan puts capital on low car use trajectory - TransportXtra

TransportXtraKhan puts capital on low car use trajectoryTransportXtraA target to dramatically cut the proportion of trips made by car in the capital lies at the heart of London mayor Sadiq Khan's draft transport strategy, which was published for consultation this week. The strategy aims to cut the share of journeys made ...London's public transport gets a colourful makeover for Pride!Gay Times MagazineFleet World's five-minute industry briefing: This week's top storiesFleet World30 UK artists have created vibrant posters celebrating Pride LondonDigital Arts OnlineJewish Chronicle -Breitbart News -The Gay UKall 23 news articles »

Hinkley Point C: watchdog confirms fears of political vanity project - The Guardian;

Hinkley Point C: watchdog confirms fears of political vanity project - The Guardian

The GuardianHinkley Point C: watchdog confirms fears of political vanity projectThe GuardianConstruction workers at the site for the Hinkley C nuclear power plant near Bridgwater, Somerset. Photograph: Adrian Sherratt for the Guardian. Hinkley Point C · Nils Pratley on finance. Hinkley Point C: watchdog confirms fears of political vanity project.Hinkley Point deal 'risky and expensive'BBC NewsHinkley nuclear deal is 'high cost and risky', says spending watchdogTelegraph.co.ukWarning over 'risky and expensive' Hinkley Point nuclear projectFinancial TimesBelfast Telegraph -The Independent -Daily Mail -Sky Newsall 37 news articles »

Average car insurance bills soar £90 in a year - Sky News;

Average car insurance bills soar £90 in a year - Sky News

Sky NewsAverage car insurance bills soar £90 in a yearSky NewsPremiums are tipped to rise further still, say analysts, because the figures do not include the full impact of a recent tax hike. 07:22, UK, Friday 23 June 2017. A file photo of cars parked. Image: The figures do not include the recent 2% hike in the ...Car insurance premiums surge as compensation rules kick inexpressandstar.comAverage car insurance premium up £90 over last year, analysis showsBelfast TelegraphCar insurance rises five times faster than inflationMotoring ResearchDoonWire (blog)all 10 news articles »

Watch moment crowds cheer as 'abusive' passengers are escorted off plane - Daily Post North Wales;

Watch moment crowds cheer as 'abusive' passengers are escorted off plane - Daily Post North Wales

Daily Post North WalesWatch moment crowds cheer as 'abusive' passengers are escorted off planeDaily Post North WalesEnter your postcode to see news and information near you Community updates, Crime Statistics, Local News & Events and much more... Video Loading. Video Unavailable. Click to playTap to play. The video will start in 8Cancel. Play now. Watch NextDrone ...easyJet flight made emergency landing after two women had a midair 'bust-up'Liverpool EchoWatch passengers cheer as abusive British woman is kicked off easyJet planeInternational Business Times UKCheers go up - and jeers of 'what a waster' - as drunk passengers are removed from easyJet flight from Manchester to ...Daily Mailall 5 news articles »

Shortlist for Britain's High Speed 2 railway narrows - Financial Times;

Shortlist for Britain's High Speed 2 railway narrows - Financial Times

Financial TimesShortlist for Britain's High Speed 2 railway narrowsFinancial TimesTrain operators from around the world have made the shortlist to run the High Speed 2 railway line between London and the north of England. The Department for Transport on Thursday revealed the final three bidders for the new West Coast Partnership ...HS2 franchise: Bidder shortlist revealedBBC NewsForeign operators vie to run £56 billion HS2 train routeEvening StandardNottingham rail services operator part of HS2 trains bidNottingham PostTelegraph.co.uk -DIGITALLOOK -Belfast Telegraph -The Scotsmanall 28 news articles »

McDonald's launches long-awaited UK home delivery trial - The Independent;

McDonald's launches long-awaited UK home delivery trial - The Independent

The IndependentMcDonald's launches long-awaited UK home delivery trialThe IndependentMcDonald's has launched its long-awaited home delivery trial in the UK after teaming up with Uber's takeaway service across parts of London, Nottingham and Leeds. The fast food giant is offering its “McDelivery” service through UberEats, with orders ...McDonald's launches delivery trial amid industry pressureSky NewsMcDonald's launches home delivery in the UK after tie-up with UberTelegraph.co.ukYou can now order McDonald's to your front door with UberEats if you live in London, Leeds and NottinghamThe SunBQ Live -Metro -goodtoknow -Gizmodo UKall 12 news articles »

Qatar Airways interested in acquiring about a 10% stake in American Airlines - CNBC;

Qatar Airways interested in acquiring about a 10% stake in American Airlines - CNBC

CNBCQatar Airways interested in acquiring about a 10% stake in American AirlinesCNBCAmerican Airlines says it received a notice from Qatar Airways, which intends to purchase at least $808 million in the U.S.-based airline following a conversation between the two companies' CEOs. Qatar Airways has been seen scooping up stakes in ...UK factories have best month for orders since 1988 – business liveThe GuardianThe best airline in the world has a new weapon to stay ahead of the competitionBusiness InsiderAmerican Airlines shares take off on Qatari stake buying interestFinancial TimesBBC News -New York Times -Telegraph.co.uk -TheStreet.comall 177 news articles »