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Europe to start Boeing 737 Max test flights

Image copyright Boeing Image caption Half of Boeing’s sales come from the 737 Max EU aviation regulators have scheduled flight tests for Boeing’s troubled 737 Max plane. The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) said the tests would take place in Vancouver, Canada in the week beginning 7 September. Boeing’s best-selling aircraft was grounded last year after two crashes killed… Read more →

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‘My chronic acne inspired me to start my own skincare company’

Image copyright Alpha-H Image caption Michelle Doherty set up the business in Queensland 25 years ago The BBC’s weekly The Boss series profiles different business leaders from around the world. This week we speak to Michelle Doherty, founder and boss of skincare business Alpha-H. Michelle Doherty says that during her almost 14-year battle against chronic acne she tried everything in… Read more →

UK to start post-Brexit trade talks with Japan

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Prime Ministers Boris Johnson and Shinzo Abe at the 2019 G7 Summit The UK and Japan are set to begin talks on Tuesday aimed at reaching agreement on a post-Brexit trade deal. The negotiations come as London and Tokyo work towards replacing the agreement Britain currently has with Japan through the European Union. Without… Read more →

Coronavirus: Talks start over possible General Electric job cuts in Wales

Image caption GE Aviation already employs 1,400 at its aircraft engine maintenance plant in Nantgarw A consultation on possible job losses at one of south Wales’ biggest employers has started after General Electric announced it will cut up to a quarter of its aviation business staff. GE said it is consulting with the 1,400 people at its Nantgarw site, near… Read more →