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William Hill shares dive 11% on profit alert - BBC News


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William Hill shares dive 11% on profit alert
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William Hill said there were two main factors behind the weaker-than-expected performance from its online business. It said it had seen "an acceleration in the ... The statement was issued following comments that founder Mike Ashley made to the Times ...
William Hill a faller at Cheltenham as bookmaker reveals 'worst results' hitBelfast Telegraph

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Jakarta taxi drivers protest against Uber and Grab - BBC News


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Jakarta taxi drivers protest against Uber and Grab
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Uber, which has sparked conflict with regulators and traditional taxi companies in many US and European cities as well, has expanded aggressively in recent years. Its success has led to a slew of localised transport-app companies with similar business ...

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Trump presidency on top 10 risk list

Donald Trump winning the US presidency is considered one of the top 10 risks facing the world, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit.

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Minecraft to host AI experiments

Microsoft invites artificial intelligence developers to test their creations within Minecraft's virtual landscapes.

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VIDEO: Robots, investors and entrepreneurs

The BBC visits India's biggest-ever conference for tech start-ups where entrepreneurs can meet potential investors.

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