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BBC News - Jan 27, 2022
Plan to centralise Hial air traffic control dropped - BBC News
Image source, Getty Images Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd (Hial) has dropped its plan to centralise some of its air traffic control operations. Controllers at Dundee, Inverness, Kirkwall, Storn…
Image source, Getty Images Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd (Hial) has dropped its plan to centralise some of its air traffic control operations. Controllers at Dundee, Inverness, Kirkwall, Storn… [+2506 chars]
Speaking during an earnings call on Wednesday, Tesla’s co-founder and CEO, Elon Musk, announced that the company is prioritizing the development of its humanoid robot — tentatively dubbed ‘Optimus’ –… [+1635 chars]
Ryanair has apologized after a staff member told a passenger that “Scotland is not a country.” An Edinburgh family flying with Polish passports but with full Scottish residency were attempting to tra… [+3968 chars]
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Additional reporting by Laoise Gallagher From today, the final Plan B measures put in place to protect against the Omicron variant are no longer in force. While some restrictions were lifted last … [+9139 chars]
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Citroën has ended production of the C1 after 17 years, with the last model rolling off the production line at Kolín in the Czech Republic.  The French firm has sold 1.2 million examples of the city … [+1557 chars]
The National Audit Office (NAO) has repeatedly criticised the original deal, saying the MoD had dramatically underestimated how much the value of the homes would rise. The spending watchdog in 2018 … [+1830 chars]
Back in the UK, the government wants to reverse a controversial privatisation deal by seeking to wrest ownership of 38,000 homes in the Ministry of Defence housing portfolio from the billionaire priv… [+1702 chars]
The pound has fallen sharply against the dollar and stock market values are volatile after the US central bank indicated it was to launch a concerted effort to tackle a surge in COVID-linked inflatio… [+3410 chars]
Small businesses might soon be able to accept payments using their iPhones without the need for extra hardware. According to Bloomberg, Apple could start rolling out the feature through a software up… [+1318 chars]
UK blue chip index defies downbeat expectations while US investors welcome strong growth in fourth quarter
  • FTSE 100 adds 85 points
  • Standard Chartered leads banks higher
  • Fresnil… [+23247 chars]
The US economy capped off 2021 with another robust quarter of vigorous growth that helped to cement the fastest full-year rebound since 1984 as the country began to move past the worst of the economi… [+4908 chars]
London has retained its crown as the worlds top destination for financial and professional services in terms of its overall offering in another boost for the City.  The Square Mile outperformed othe… [+1927 chars]
A delivery driver has been sacked from his job after he sent a foul-mouthed message to a North East mum. Emily Ross, 24, ordered a kebab and a pizza after a night out with friends and intended to pa… [+4378 chars]
Withdrawal of Covid policies key driver in US economic growth The majority of growth in the US economy is in line with the retreat of lockdown policies an economic analyst has claimed. Caleb Thibod… [+1477 chars]
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