Shipping line Maersk has invested in eight methanol-fuelled tankers that improve its carbon footprint but increase its costs. Photograph: Chris  Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

With the COP26 global climate talks in Glasgow fast approaching, companies are falling over themselves to trumpet their green credentials. In the last(...)

Facebook’s Horizon Workrooms: Don’t be late for your  ‘mixed reality’ concept meeting. Or else your beloved colleagues will eat all the  virtual pizza. Photograph: Facebook/PA

Image of the week: Metaverse boardroom Facebook’s pursuit of its “metaverse” ambitions continues apace with its introduction of the “Horizon Workroom(...)

The HGV driver shortage had caused cancelled orders for fast moving food products such as bread at about 100 Iceland stores, the Iceland boss says. Photograph: iStock

The UK government must allow retailers to recruit HGV drivers from foreign countries to avoid a supply chain crisis that could ruin Christmas, a senio(...)

 Richard Walker (33), of Ferrycarrig Road, Priorswood, Dublin, leaving Dublin Circuit Criminal Court after he received a fully suspended sentence. Photograph: Collins Courts

A GAA player who broke another player’s jaw during a football match has received a fully suspended sentence. Richard Walker (33) fractured the opposi(...)