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Wylfa: Anglesey nuclear power plant planning decision deferred

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Campaigners against the nuclear plant said the industry's economics were "hopeless" A decision on whether to give a stalled £13bn nuclear power project planning permission has been deferred.Business Secretary Andrea Leadsom wants more information on environmental and other impacts for Wylfa Newydd on Anglesey.She had been widely expected to…
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Energy supplier Toto ceases trading

Energy supplier Toto has ceased trading, becoming the 16th smaller provider to go bust since the start of last year.The company, which had 134,000 domestic customers, had bought 43,000 of those from another failing supplier - Solarplicity - in July.Energy regulator Ofgem said it did not have the power to step in at the time…
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Thomas Cook: Former bosses deny responsibility for collapse

Image caption Manny Fontenla-Novoa and Harriet Green were questioned by MPs A former Thomas Cook chief executive has denied contributing to the collapse of the travel firm.Manny Fontenla-Novoa told MPs looking into the demise that a series of acquisitions under his watch had not left the firm with unmanageable debt.But Harriet Green, who succeeded him,…
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WeWork accepts multi-billion dollar Softbank rescue deal

Image copyright WeWork Struggling property start-up WeWork has been thrown a lifeline from Softbank, with a multi-billion dollar rescue deal. In a statement, Softbank said it would provide $5bn (£3.9bn) in new financing and up to $3bn for existing shareholders.The deal will see Japan's Softbank increase its stake in the US company to around 80%.Co-founder…
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Shaquille O'Neal backs NBA executive over China dispute

Image copyright Getty Images Shaquille O'Neal has spoken out in support of a basketball executive's comments that sparked a row between the NBA and China. The basketball legend said Houston Rockets manager Daryl Morey "was right" to tweet support for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.The NBA is hugely popular in China and Mr Morey's comments…
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Mark Parker: Nike boss to leave role after Oregon Project is closed down

Parker with Nike athlete Eliud Kipchoge on 12 October after he became the first person to run a marathon in under two hours, beating the mark by 20 seconds.Nike has announced chief executive Mark Parker will step down from the role next year, just weeks after the company's Oregon Project closed down.Earlier this month head…