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The boss of Jet2 has warned that a no-deal Brexit would be "extremely damaging" for both the UK and Europe, as the airline braces for potential restrictions and cost increases.
In the past week we've had two of the biggest jobs announcements by numbers since the financial crisis.
Women at the BBC continue to be paid "far less" than men for the same work, a report into equal pay at the broadcaster has said.
Virtual reality technology software developer VR Education has said its revenue for 2018 is expected to be in the region of €0.7m.
Telefonica's O2 and Vodafone have agreed to extend their network partnership in Britain to include 5G to accelerate the deployment of the faster mobile service at a lower cost for both operators.
UK pubs group JD Wetherspoon has today warned of lower pretax profit for the first half of its fiscal year, as it struggles with higher costs amid a slowdown in consumer spending ahead of Brexit.
British luxury brand Burberry today reported a 1% rise in third-quarter same store sales, just shy of market forecasts of 2% growth.
Japan's central bank has again revised down its inflation forecasts, in the latest sign of its struggle to reach a long-sought 2% rate that officials consider key to boost the economy.
UK lender Metro Bank today reported a jump in underlying pretax profit for 2018, but said growth softened as the final quarter progressed.
IBM last night beat Wall Street quarterly earnings estimates and also forecast 2019 profit above expectations, in the latest indication that CEO Ginni Rometty's efforts to turn around the tech services company were gaining traction.
The International Monetary Fund has said it expects a global economic slowdown to come sooner than expected.
Sony will shift its European headquarters from Britain to the Netherlands to avoid Brexit-related customs issues, but operations at its current UK company will remain unchanged, a company spokesman has said.
Sterling jumped to a 2-month high against the euro after strong employment data suggested Britain's labour market remained robust despite an economic slowdown ahead of Brexit.
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Brexit-backing businessman James Dyson is to relocate the Dyson head office from the UK to Singapore.
UK ferry and shipping freight operator P&O said it will shift the registration of its UK vessels to Cyprus ahead of Britain's departure from the European Union, in part to keep its tax arrangements in the bloc.
The European Investment Bank has provided €155m to finance two new passenger and vehicle ships for ICG owned Irish Ferries.
The historic No.11 Liffey Ferry is relaunching in Dublin after a 35 year absence, to operate once more as a ferry service for members of the public crossing the River Liffey.
Tánaiste Simon Coveney has said that without a withdrawal agreement it becomes difficult to prevent border infrastructure in Ireland.
With just nine weeks to go until Britain is due to leave the European Union, a company is selling worried Britons a survival kit to help them prepare for the worst.