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US president Donald Trump has threatened to intensify his trade war with China, warning he could impose tariffs on almost all its imports. He said he could move “very soon” to impose tariffs on $200bn (£155bn) worth of products with taxes on another $267bn “ready to go on short notice”. If...

China will continue to hit back against the US if more tariffs are imposed, the country’s finance minster has said. In an interview with Reuters,...

Apple shares hit a record on Wednesday, pushing the market value of the tech giant closer to the $1 trillion mark. The shares rose more than 5% to end...

A competition helping to drive development of the futuristic hyperloop transport system has been won by engineering students from Munich. The hyperloop...

Investigations are being conducted in the aftermath of recent news that many British food factories are failing to comply with hygiene regulations. Supermarkets...

Bitcoin tumbled 10 percent on Sunday to its lowest in two months, after a relatively small South Korean exchange said it was hacked. Over the weekend,...

The Australian government has ordered a review of fuel security after experts warned the country only has weeks of petrol, diesel and aviation fuel supplies...

Australia’s Commonwealth Bank has admitted losing the bank records of almost 20 million people. Names, addresses, account numbers and statements...

Popular messaging service Whatsapp is banning under-16s from using its platform in the European Union. Users must currently be at least 13, but the firm...

China’s economy grew 6.8% between January to March according to official data, slightly beating forecasts for the period. The growth rate compares...