Hot Off The Wires - 18 February 2020
The Chinese economy is on course to suffer its worst quarterly performance since the Tiananmen Square protests in 1989 because of the coronavirus outbreak, economists have said.
The UK would never agree to EU oversight of its rulemaking in exchange for a post-Brexit trade deal, Britain’s top negotiator with Brussels insisted last night.
Japan’s economy contracted at the fastest pace in almost six years in the final quarter of last year and is now at risk of recession because of the coronavirus outbreak.
The car financing division of Provident Financial has been fined £2.8m by the City regulator after it failed to treat customers fairly when they fell behind with loan repayments.
Forcing internet companies to take down hate speech and other harmful content within 24 hours would create "perverse incentives" and could be dangerous, Facebook has warned regulators.
Dinichtys is a representative of which group of animals?