News round-up, 15 August

News round-up, 15 August

Upcoming training contract interviews? Need help with commercial awareness? The Lex 100 rounds up some interesting business-related news stories.

Trump set to order China trade investigation – BBC

Logistics firm John Menzies walks away from planned DX merger – The Telegraph

Controversial Garden Bridge project scrapped – The Times

UK inflation tipped to rise again with wages forecast to stagnate – The Guardian

Disruption is over – and Facebook won – BBC

Rise of electric car solves little if driven by fossil fuels, warns windfarm boss – The Guardian

Aldi to launch online delivery service in the US – The Telegraph

University must charge £9,000 fees ‘to make up for cuts’ – The Times