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BBC News - Business

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 23:05:17 GMT
A full recall of remaining fire-prone dryers is launched, four years after the safety issue first emerged.
Sun, 21 Jul 2019 23:05:10 GMT
The government says the move will help tackle "intimidation and aggression" used by some bailiffs.
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 06:49:54 GMT
Part of the £14bn aid budget will be spent by Liam Fox's Department for International Trade.
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 05:23:51 GMT
The so-called Star market marks a significant step in China's ambition to open its economy and markets.
Sun, 21 Jul 2019 13:52:38 GMT
The Marvel sequel's weekend take is set to push it past James Cameron's $2,789.7bn-grossing epic.
Sun, 21 Jul 2019 13:10:27 GMT
Philip Hammond tells the BBC he plans to resign when Theresa May leaves office next week.
Sun, 21 Jul 2019 00:33:49 GMT
A ban will be placed on NDAs that stop people speaking to police, doctors or lawyers, ministers say.
Sat, 20 Jul 2019 23:30:22 GMT
You deserve more money but how do you go about getting it, and what should you do - or not do?
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 21:07:24 GMT
The pound may be falling, but there are still plenty of places it goes a long way. We look at five.
Sun, 21 Jul 2019 09:48:06 GMT
Prospective tenants would be able to check if their landlord has convictions, under government plans.
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 21:58:21 GMT
The boss of the new high-speed rail link has reportedly warned the project will exceed its £56bn budget.
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 22:01:43 GMT
Scientists and architects in London have developed 'bio-curtains' to act as an alternative to urban trees.
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 23:07:47 GMT
The motor industry is trying to reduce its carbon footprint in a number of innovative ways.
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 00:13:31 GMT
A simple look at how rent controls work and how effective they are.
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 23:14:52 GMT
As more of us worry about our carbon emissions, how can you offset your air travel?
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 23:00:51 GMT
Controversial cannabis firm Ignite's UK launch is causing a backlash in the nascent industry.
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 23:07:39 GMT
Small, cheap satellites can help us track pollution, crop yields and congestion like never before.
Wed, 17 Jul 2019 00:11:10 GMT
Golf has realised it needs to make the sport more attractive to women, on and off the playing course.
Mon, 15 Jul 2019 23:44:50 GMT
May saw the world's first unmanned commercial shipping operation.
Sun, 14 Jul 2019 23:09:49 GMT
When tech entrepreneur Hiroki Takeuchi was paralysed in a cycling accident, he was back in work just three months later.
Sat, 13 Jul 2019 23:07:01 GMT
India's cricketers didn't make the World Cup final, but its bookmakers are still making millions.
Thu, 11 Jul 2019 20:31:49 GMT
Farmers are struggling as coffee prices drop to historic lows, so why is the cost of a latte rising?
Wed, 10 Jul 2019 23:06:47 GMT
Australia's growing number of camel farmers say that global demand for camel milk is rising fast.
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:48:48 GMT
Two BBC presenters put Impossible Foods' meat-free burger to the taste test. How does it shape up?
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 10:27:06 GMT
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the doughnut became a million dollar idea.
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 23:06:33 GMT
From a Balkan breakfast to knitting - traders are diversifying to try to buck the trend of falling sales in the high street.
Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:37:59 GMT
Anger is growing among taxpayers facing large demands from HMRC over their loan charge repayments.

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