Sports Direct’s delayed accounts spell crunch time for auditors Grant Thornton

Work by firm that audited Patisserie Valerie deemed substandard by Financial Reporting CouncilOne part of Sports Direct’s plea about the delay in publishing full-year results is credible. The firm’s auditor, Grant Thornton, is struggling to repair its …

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London airports to be hit by series of strikes during summer

Heathrow, Stansted and Gatwick face walkouts although officials say contingency plans will minimise disruptionThe Unite union has threatened to “shut down” Heathrow, Britain’s biggest airport, this summer after calling a series of strikes over pay.Disr…

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British Airways fine shows GDPR has given watchdogs teeth | Nils Pratley

The ICO is now a regulator to be feared – and tech giants should be warned by BA’s potential £183m hitBritish Airways is “surprised and disappointed” that it could be fined £183m by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for a data breach, says it…

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BA faces £183m fine over passenger data breach

ICO says personal data of 500,000 customers was stolen from website and mobile app British Airways is to be fined more than £183m by the Information Commissioner’s Office after hackers stole the personal data of half a million of the airline’s customer…

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