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Drax is expected to profit from UK energy crisis until 2023
Company’s shares hit seven-year high after revealing plans to invest £3bn despite questions over biomass

Jillian Ambrose Energy correspondent

01, Dec, 2021 @3:28 PM

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OECD warns Omicron variant could derail world economy
Fears variant will amplify shortages, driving up inflation, or even force repeat of earliest phase of pandemic

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

01, Dec, 2021 @2:29 PM

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Zog Energy becomes 25th UK supplier to go bust in three months
Company, which supplied gas to about 11,700 households, is another victim of record market prices

Jillian Ambrose Energy correspondent

01, Dec, 2021 @1:27 PM

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Strike at Clarks’ Somerset site ends after deal is reached
Warehouse staff began industrial action on 4 October in dispute over ‘fire and rehire’ plan

Sarah Butler

01, Dec, 2021 @12:51 PM

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Tell us: have travel restrictions affected hospitality in the UK?
We would like to hear from those working in the hospitality industry about whether they’ve experienced booking cancellations

Guardian community team

01, Dec, 2021 @10:22 AM

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Operation Save Christmas: retailers’ desperate dash to meet demand
Large stores are having to be creative to meet booming online orders at time of staff and stock shortages

Sarah Butler

01, Dec, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Australia’s GDP falls by 1.9% as Covid contraction less severe than feared
Result surprises economists, who mostly tipped a 2.5%-3% contraction

Peter Hannam

01, Dec, 2021 @2:52 AM

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UK watchdog’s action against Facebook over Giphy prove it has teeth | Larry Elliott
Move by Competition and Markets Authority is a welcome step against the power of big tech

Larry Elliott

01, Dec, 2021 @12:00 AM

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Inflation in eurozone soars to 4.9% – highest since euro was introduced
Some investors accuse European Central Bank to allow inflation to run out of control

Phillip Inman

01, Dec, 2021 @12:00 AM

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Moderna boss predicts current vaccines may be less effective against Omicron covid
Stock markets dip as CEO questions efficacy but others move to calm fears about risk of serious illness

Julia Kollewe, Graeme Wearden and Peter Beaumont

30, Nov, 2021 @7:35 PM

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Energy firms fined after subsea cable delay pauses Scottish windfarms
Turbine sites paid to switch off on windy days because there was no way to transmit power to south of UK

Jillian Ambrose Energy correspondent

30, Nov, 2021 @5:38 PM

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Oil and stock markets hit by Omicron worries and fears of faster Fed tapering – as it happened
Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news

Graeme Wearden

30, Nov, 2021 @5:32 PM

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