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Unilever to ditch social media influencers with fake followers

At the time Weed said 'We can not have an environment where our consumers don't trust what they see online, ' said Unilever's chief marketing officer Keith ...


Trump falsely claims crime in Germany is 'way up'

Seehofer has called for police borders to turn back refugees and migrants arriving from other European Union countries but signalled he would give Merkel two ...


Amazon brings Prime to Australia after geoblocking furore

You'll also get access to free standard global delivery on eligible orders over $49. Prime also offer free standard worldwide delivery on orders over $49, as ...


Donald Trump Readies New Tariffs for China

Mr. Trump said that if China responds to this fresh round of tariffs, then he will move to counter "by pursuing additional tariffs on another $200 billion of g...


ICICI Bank board meet underway to decide on Justice BN Srikrishna's appointment

The bank also announced that Chanda Kochhar, the current CEO will proceed on leave till the completion of Videocon case probe. Kochhar has battled unsavoury a...


Wendy's employees film mouse 'moving around' in burger buns at Oklahoma location

Frame and Niebelink, however, claim they've seen their managers ignore other health code violations - such as employees handling food while sick, or leaving l...


Elon Musk Claims Employee Sabotage at Tesla in Midnight Memo

Musk wrote of his suspicions that another company may have been involved in the alleged sabotage, saying "there are a long list of organizations that want Tesla...


Millennials are the cheapest tippers

A new study published Sunday by CreditCards.com showed that young adults ages 18-37 tip the least out of any age group. Older adults, on the other hand, ti...


Trump threatens to slap China with $200 billion in new tariffs

US President Donald Trump directed the US Trade Representative to prepare new tariffs on US$200 billion (NZ$288b) in Chinese imports as the two nations moved cl...


Trump taps Kathy Kraninger to take over consumer protection bureau

Mulvaney, who works above Kraninger as Budget Chief at the OMB is likely to be the bureau's leader until she's confirmed according to the Wall Street Journal ....


Actor says husband's Tesla vehicle shot flames into traffic

His wife and actor Mary McCormack posted a video online where flames can be seen bursting out of the bottom of the vehicle. McCormack is married to director M...


Google to Invest $550M in Alibaba Rival JD.com

Meanwhile, Google needs to win back product searches from American e-commerce giant Amazon if it hopes to stay relevant in the space. Google isn't planning ...


Technical issue causes flight cancellations at Charlotte Douglas

PSA Airlines, which is wholly owned by American Airlines, was forced to cancel about 70 more flights on Sunday evening, affecting schedules through Monday morni...


Clydesdale banks on Branson brand appeal in Virgin Money merger

It would also see the group come under the Virgin Money name, the announcement said. CYBG said: 'As a result of the significant operational overlap between CY...


Audi CEO arrested over cheating probe

A spokesman for Volkswagen , which owns Audi , confirmed he had been arrested on Monday. "The presumption of innocence remains in place for Mr. Stadler", Au...


Audi CEO detained in diesel emissions case

Prosecutors said the arrest was justified because of the "risk of concealment of evidence". The Munich prosecutors said Mr Stadler's arrest was not made at ...


Tesco raises pressure on rivals with price cuts

The reductions followed faster-than-expected sales growth in the latest quarter. Associate director at Fidelity Personal Investing, Emma-Lou Montgomery, said:...


McDonald's to stop offering plastic straws

McDonald's is planning to opt out of using plastic straws, with paper straws in their United Kingdom and Ireland locations. "McDonald's is committed to using ...


Japan bans Canadian wheat after some GMO grain found

He says he understands Japanese officials are waiting to discuss the issue with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency . "While this is a very standard response...


U.S. Industrial Production Unexpectedly Declined in May

They explained that a fire at a parts supplier played a role, but there was some weakness that the fire does not explain. A sharp decline in manufacturing esp...