Amazon investigates staff bribery claims

Amazon investigates staff bribery claims

16 September 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Amazon is investigating claims that its employees accepted bribes in exchange for leaking confidential sales data. Independent sellers were also allowed to delete negative reviews and restore banned accounts for payments of between $80 (£61;...

No-deal Brexit would hit UK economy, says IMF

No-deal Brexit would hit UK economy, says IMF

17 September 2018 comments Related TopicsBrexit Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionChristine Lagarde has warned that a "no-deal" Brexit would entail "substantial costs" for the UK economyThe International Monetary Fund has warned that a "no-deal" Brexit on World Trade...

Subprime borrowers could not withstand the higher interest rates

Subprime borrowers could not withstand the higher interest rates

The trouble started when the interest rates started rising and home ownership reached a saturation point. From June 30, 2004, onward, the Fed started raising rates so much that by June 2006, the Federal funds rate had reached 5.25% states Alan Green, senior analyst at Molton Wealth believes...

Elon Musk sued for libel by British Thai cave rescuer

Elon Musk sued for libel by British Thai cave rescuer

17 September 2018 Related TopicsThailand cave rescue Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Musk (R) alleged that British diver Mr Unsworth (L) had a "child bride" A British cave diver is suing tech billionaire Elon Musk for defamation after his repeated claims the diver is a child abuser. Vernon...

New 100 and 200 euro notes unveiled

New 100 and 200 euro notes unveiled

17 September 2018 Image copyright Getty Images The design for the new €100 and €200 bank notes has been unveiled, ahead of entering circulation in May next year.Both notes have new security features which are aimed at making them more difficult to counterfeit. The new notes are smaller...

Cyber attack led to Bristol Airport blank screens

Cyber attack led to Bristol Airport blank screens

16 September 2018 Image copyright Sammer Tang Image caption The screens at the airport stopped working on Friday morning Bristol Airport has blamed a cyber attack for causing flight display screens to fail for two days.An airport spokesman said the information screens were taken offline early on...