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BBC News - Business

Sat, 22 Jun 2024 12:27:34 GMT
Many have hit out at the brand online, suggesting they would return fewer items if sizing was consistent.
Sat, 22 Jun 2024 08:54:01 GMT
The Conservative Party says it would review licencing laws in a bid to boost the night-time economy.
Fri, 21 Jun 2024 20:25:10 GMT
Four Hinduja family members were given prison sentences ranging from four to four-and-a-half years.
Fri, 21 Jun 2024 16:36:48 GMT
George Thomson tells an inquiry that Horizon is "robust", provoking anger from sub-postmasters.
Fri, 21 Jun 2024 16:34:53 GMT
It is the first time in 40 years that UK steel workers have taken strike action.
Wed, 19 Jun 2024 23:02:43 GMT
Providers are increasing using artificial intelligence to maintain a reliable service.
Fri, 21 Jun 2024 11:08:05 GMT
The government will recover almost all the cost of temporarily nationalising Bulb in 2021.
Fri, 21 Jun 2024 09:34:50 GMT
Borrowing reaches £15bn, less than forecast but lays bare challenges facing the next government.
Thu, 20 Jun 2024 23:11:46 GMT
Tax on pensions is a key issue raised by you through the BBC's Your Voice, Your Vote project.
Fri, 21 Jun 2024 04:48:39 GMT
Italian officials said DR Automobiles misled customers into thinking its cars were made in Italy.
Fri, 21 Jun 2024 00:06:36 GMT
The artificial intelligence chip giant briefly took the top spot from the software company this week.
Thu, 20 Jun 2024 15:17:22 GMT
The Bank of England keeps borrowing costs unchanged, but hints it could cut rates later in the summer.
Thu, 20 Jun 2024 19:36:42 GMT
Labour and the Tories accuse each other of failing to match promises on housing, a key election issue.
Thu, 20 Jun 2024 23:17:45 GMT
Government says Moscow's influence over the company was found to pose a significant risk to US infrastructure.
Thu, 20 Jun 2024 18:21:12 GMT
Workers are suing for damages after uprooting their lives and selling family homes.
Thu, 20 Jun 2024 16:50:50 GMT
Our cost of living correspondent answers your questions about housing and personal finance.
Thu, 20 Jun 2024 13:58:41 GMT
Bank of England interest rates affect mortgage, loan and savings rates for millions of people.
Thu, 20 Jun 2024 17:13:32 GMT
Former sub-postmasters react angrily as the company launches an urgent investigation into breach.
Thu, 20 Jun 2024 07:43:48 GMT
The supermarket chain is withdrawing from retail banking to focus on its food business.
Thu, 20 Jun 2024 10:20:50 GMT
The online travel firm says generative AI tools, such as ChatGPT, are driving the explosive rise.
Wed, 19 Jun 2024 17:27:30 GMT
Inflation has hit the Bank of England's target for the first time in almost three years.
Thu, 20 Jun 2024 11:20:17 GMT
The measure would target large-engined petrol vehicles imported from the European Union.
Wed, 19 Jun 2024 17:34:23 GMT
The chancellor is the latest senior Tory to acknowledge his party could be on course for defeat.
Wed, 19 Jun 2024 22:49:44 GMT
The families of victims of two 737 Max crashes also call for prosecutions a day after apology by chief executive.
Wed, 19 Jun 2024 11:52:38 GMT
Talks have been held over the potential collapse of tech firm Atos, which runs vital UK public services.
Tue, 18 Jun 2024 15:05:51 GMT
Do promises to leave various tax rates alone have any credibility, asks the BBC's economics editor.
Mon, 17 Jun 2024 23:24:11 GMT
Computers built like brains could be much more energy efficient than current designs.
Sun, 16 Jun 2024 23:06:49 GMT
Spain is looking at storing electricity or increasing demand to solve electricity oversupply.
Thu, 13 Jun 2024 23:09:47 GMT
If TikTok is banned in the US, where might its social shoppers go?
Wed, 12 Jun 2024 23:06:31 GMT
How artificial intelligence is increasingly helping the arable farming sector.
Tue, 11 Jun 2024 23:03:29 GMT
Storing information with holograms and in glass is being proposed to deal with a deluge of data.
Mon, 10 Jun 2024 23:01:25 GMT
Brussels is widely expected to introduce tariffs on Chinese electric vehicles coming to Europe.
Sun, 09 Jun 2024 23:10:08 GMT
Javier Milei has been Argentina's president for half a year - how has it gone?
Sun, 09 Jun 2024 00:09:10 GMT
The coffee giant is suffering as customers "lose it" over price hikes and other controversies.
Fri, 07 Jun 2024 21:34:53 GMT
The retailer could be heading for London's stock market, but its rise has not come without controversy.
Sat, 08 Jun 2024 14:59:54 GMT
The Eras tour, which has arrived in Edinburgh, is reckoned to be pushing her wealth well north of $1bn.
Fri, 07 Jun 2024 04:39:53 GMT
Jensen Huang is at the forefront of an AI boom, which coincides with Nvidia's rise as a leading chip firm.
Thu, 06 Jun 2024 23:19:56 GMT
AI in adult entertainment could have negative effects on society and individuals, experts say.
Wed, 05 Jun 2024 23:05:20 GMT
Artificial intelligence systems are increasingly being used to help test new drugs and chemicals.
Thu, 06 Jun 2024 02:01:04 GMT
Food prices, including a $40 chicken, has stoked fury and calls for big foreign supermarket chains to come to Canada.

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