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How Japan’s trade row with South Korea could hit tech supplies

The row stems from export restrictions Tokyo imposed on certain industrial materials that Seoul needs to make semiconductors and display screens. Japan has also warned tougher trade curbs could be

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Huawei: Government decision on 5G rollout delayed

Culture secretary Jeremy Wright said the government is “not yet in a position” to decide what involvement Huawei should have in the 5G network. Mr Wright said the implication of

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UK hemp farm could lose £200,000 in crop destruction

Last year, the Home Office said UK farmers could not harvest hemp flowers for cannabis oil, or CBD, but could continue to grow seed and stalk. However, last Thursday the

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Could Iran tensions push up petrol prices?

The AA warned that prolonged uncertainty over the safety of international ships carrying oil through the Strait of Hormuz could keep UK petrol prices at already high levels this summer.

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Asian shares slip on mixed U.S. earnings, ECB rate hold

Asian share prices dropped on Friday following mixed U.S. earnings reports and after the European Central Bank disappointed those investors who had expected an immediate easing while the euro held

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