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Nuclear waste will remain a deadly threat for hundreds of thousands of years. Despite having decades of hazardous waste in temporary storage, the world is only now finalising plans for long-term containment

Onkalo aims to solve the 100,000-year problem of nuclear waste storage

Nuclear waste will remain a deadly threat for hundreds of thousands of years. Despite having decades of hazardous waste in temporary storage, the world is only now finalising plans for long-term containment

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Business In a major restructure, Toshiba has announced that it will split its four in-house companies into wholly owned subsidiaries

Toshiba to be split into four entities

In a major restructure, Toshiba has announced that it will split its four in-house companies into wholly owned subsidiaries

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Business Amazon has announced it is bringing its retail service to Australia. The country is both a new market for the company, and its fourth marketplace in the Asia-Pacific region

Amazon actualises Australian ambitions

Amazon has announced it is bringing its retail service to Australia. The country is both a new market for the company, and its fourth marketplace in the Asia-Pacific region

Business Mastercard will roll out payment cards with fingerprint scanners in South Africa, with trials also planned for Asia Pacific and Europe

Mastercard unveils biometric payment card

Mastercard will roll out payment cards with fingerprint scanners in South Africa, with trials also planned for Asia Pacific and Europe

Business Alibaba-backed Ant Financial has teamed up with Emtek to bring fintech services to Indonesia

Ant Financial to roll out fintech in Indonesia

Alibaba-backed Ant Financial has teamed up with Emtek to bring fintech services to Indonesia

Business Unable to get auditors to sign off on its results, Toshiba has elected to publish them anyway while warning that its future is at risk

Toshiba’s future is in doubt

Unable to get auditors to sign off on its results, Toshiba has elected to publish them anyway while warning that its future is at risk

Business AT&T has bought Straight Path Communications for $1.6bn in a huge bet on 5G technology

AT&T places $1.6bn bet on 5G

AT&T has bought Straight Path Communications for $1.6bn in a huge bet on 5G technology

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Business Huawei Technologies wins $11.6m from Samsung in patent infringement court case

Huawei wins $11.6m patent battle against Samsung

Huawei Technologies wins $11.6m from Samsung in patent infringement court case

Business Boeing has agreed a $3bn deal with an Iranian airliner, testing the Trump administration’s promise to get tough on Iran

Boeing brings Iran nuclear deal into focus

Boeing has agreed a $3bn deal with an Iranian airliner, testing the Trump administration’s promise to get tough on Iran

Business As camera makers struggle to innovate, consumers are finding little need to upgrade. The market is slowing to the point of inertia – manufacturers need to take a leftfield approach to stay competitive

The death of digital photography

As camera makers struggle to innovate, consumers are finding little need to upgrade. The market is slowing to the point of inertia – manufacturers need to take a leftfield approach to stay competitive

Business Shares in Imagination Technologies fell 70 percent in a single day as Apple cut its ties with the chipmaker

Apple loses its Imagination

Shares in Imagination Technologies fell 70 percent in a single day as Apple cut its ties with the chipmaker

Business Shares in electric car manufacturer Tesla are booming, thanks to record vehicle sales

Tesla overtakes Ford in market value

Shares in electric car manufacturer Tesla are booming, thanks to record vehicle sales

Business Grupo Mexico has announced plans to acquire Florida East Coast Railway Holdings for $2.1bn, in spite of NAFTA concerns

Grupo Mexico acquires US railway for $2.1bn

Grupo Mexico has announced plans to acquire Florida East Coast Railway Holdings for $2.1bn, in spite of NAFTA concerns

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