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Cameron urged to return £160k tennis match donation from Russian ex-minister's wife

Wed, 23 Jul 2014

The Tory party received a whopping £160,000 donation for a Tennis match played by David Cameron and Boris Johnson.

Sad George Osborne

Did you know the country’s debt just hit a new high of £1.3 trillion?Video

Wed, 23 Jul 2014| By Robyn Vinter

National borrowing is actually going up, with the UK in more debt than ever before and borrowing more than last year.

David Ward tweet

Lib Dem MP under fire for tweeting "I would fire rockets at Israel"

Wed, 23 Jul 2014

Liberal Democrat MP David Ward is in hot water for sending out controversial tweets about the Israel-Gaza conflict.

Apple sign, Covent Garden

Weaker iPad sales do little to dent Apple’s profits

Wed, 23 Jul 2014| By Robyn Vinter

Apple’s profits are up 12%, despite a slump in iPad sales.

Amazon warehouse

Amazon turns 20: five reasons it will take over the worldVideo

Tue, 22 Jul 2014| By Robyn Vinter

Today is Amazon’s 20th birthday. If it was a person, it would now be old enough to drink in Iceland and Japan, and vote in Bahrain and Taiwan.

Apple

iPhone 6 September launch: Apple expects to sell record 80 million handsets

Tue, 22 Jul 2014| By Shruti Tripathi

Talk about timing. Apple is due to report third quarter results later today and rumours that it the tech giant has placed record orders for the new iPhone have started doing rounds.

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Robyn Vinter: Scotland showed the world the true meaning of a "Glasgow kiss"Video

Thu, 24 Jul 2014| By Robyn Vinter

Combine a world-famous sporting event and former European Capital of Culture and you’re always going to get some pleasant surprises. When that city is Glasgow, you know it will be memorable too.

Leicester Square

John Nugent: Why I don't care that Leicester Square is no longer the home of British Cinema

Thu, 24 Jul 2014| By John Nugent

RIP Leicester Square - home of misguided tourists and soulless sports bars - says our new film columnist

Sketch-a-Etch

Sketch-a-Etch: Where's our Middle East envoy Tony Blair?

Tue, 22 Jul 2014| By Sketch-a-Etch

Where words fail us, there’s always photoshop

Alastair Mitchell - CEO of Huddle

Alastair Mitchell: Want to be charitable? It's not just about money. Think beyond your company’s four walls

Mon, 21 Jul 2014| By Alastair Mitchell

Huddle’s CEO and co-founder on responsible business in the modern age

Manufacturing

Justin Urquhart Stewart: Britain vs Germany

Fri, 18 Jul 2014| By Justin Urquhart Stewart

The Germans may have victory on the football pitch, but economically we’re equal, says the Seven Investment Management founder

Ivan Retzignac and Andrew Bucher, founders of MedicAnimal.com

How can fast-growing tech start-ups be better supported?

MedicAnimal co-founders Andrew Bucher and Ivan Retzignac on how the UK can produce more fast-growth tech companies

e Computer tech

Graham Schuhmacher MBE: How to stimulate the provision and take-up of apprenticeships

Rolls-Royce head of learning services on why apprenticeships stimulate growth in the economy

Rajeeb Dey, founder, Enternships

Rajeeb Dey: Poor communication between education and industry is creating a skills gap

Enternships.com founder and CEO on how to get more graduates into jobs

export

Simon Spinks: How can we encourage more SMEs to export?

Harrison Spinks MD on the best export strategies for SMEs

Maryse Liburdi

She's boss of a $44m tech firm and advises the White House - meet Maryse LiburdiVideo

By Shruti Tripathi

“The tech economy is poorly served by investment in the UK - and in the EU,” says the Pokeware CEO

David Sonnenthal

Mayfair’s posh pawnbroker reveals the items rich people get loans against

By Robyn Vinter

David Sonnenthal owns New Bond Street Pawnbrokers, London’s first luxury pawnbroker.

Commonwealth kiss

Robyn Vinter: Scotland showed the world the true meaning of a "Glasgow kiss"Video

By Robyn Vinter

Combine a world-famous sporting event and former European Capital of Culture and you’re always going to get some pleasant surprises. When that city is Glasgow, you know it will be memorable too.

Leicester Square

John Nugent: Why I don't care that Leicester Square is no longer the home of British Cinema

By John Nugent

RIP Leicester Square - home of misguided tourists and soulless sports bars - says our new film columnist

Millionaire wealthrich - Who wants to be a millionaire with Chris Tarrant

One in 30 Londoners is a millionaire - but one in four live in poverty

By Sophie Hobson

There are 281,000 dollar-millionaires based in London, according to new research – the equivalent of almost one in 30 of the capital’s population (including those who work in London).

Stirling Shard

The Shard makes the shortlist, but what are the greatest new buildings in the UK?

By Harry Cockburn

All Londoners have an opinion on the Shard. The 87-storey Qatari owned skyscraper on the Southbank has become a dominating aspect of the London Skyline, and is now among several British buildings in contention for a major architecture prize.

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