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BBC News - Business

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:41:44 GMT
Official figures also show a record number in employment as the labour market remains "strong".
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 11:00:05 GMT
Nicholas Fearn says someone created a Gmail account in his name, and then withdrew his job application.
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:09:14 GMT
The airline also says it could close bases and axe summer flights next year.
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 07:49:38 GMT
A "Fat Controller" figure should lead operations, says the man tasked with improving the railways.
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 07:06:21 GMT
The Bank of England has unveiled the new Alan Turing £50 note, but does it make sense to even have it?
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 06:14:53 GMT
Pearson says students will only be able to rent physical books as it makes all products "digital first".
Mon, 15 Jul 2019 23:18:54 GMT
Mike Ashley promised to revitalise House of Fraser, but there are concerns over how he is managing the brand.
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:10:25 GMT
Shares in AG Barr fall sharply in early trading after it warns of a "challenging year" for the firm.
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 03:06:26 GMT
Uber wants to boost the number of female managers by tying some executive pay to diversity goals.
Mon, 15 Jul 2019 23:36:09 GMT
New tools to fight online scams are launched after a legal action by TV personality Martin Lewis.
Tue, 16 Jul 2019 08:25:13 GMT
It is the first time employers must act on harassment in South Korea where bullying is widespread.
Mon, 15 Jul 2019 20:51:49 GMT
Steven Mnuchin joins other powerful voices in warning that the cryptocurrency could be misused.
Mon, 15 Jul 2019 21:21:49 GMT
The head of Juul's comments come in a documentary about an "epidemic" of vaping among young people.
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.
Tue, 09 Jul 2019 23:04:25 GMT
Completed in 1721, the Lombe brothers' five-storey textile mill was quickly copied around the world.
Mon, 08 Jul 2019 23:01:15 GMT
There are unofficial rules for what you can eat at your desk, but should you even be doing it anyway?
Mon, 08 Jul 2019 23:12:52 GMT
Negative social media can be a major threat to businesses and can quickly destroy trust in a brand.
Sun, 07 Jul 2019 00:27:39 GMT
The nuclear industry says new plants are essential, but protesters say the environment is under threat.
Sun, 07 Jul 2019 23:07:25 GMT
Summer has finally arrived, but are there sartorial limits to what you can wear to work?
Sun, 07 Jul 2019 23:50:48 GMT
How entrepreneur Andy Scott was able to rebuild his business and personal fortune.
Sun, 14 Jul 2019 23:11:02 GMT
CEO Secret: How family-owned coffee firm Lavazza brought in new blood in its bid to go global.
Mon, 15 Jul 2019 10:47:56 GMT
Humans and robots working together in a factory may excite some tech geeks, but worry others who fear job losses.
Fri, 12 Jul 2019 11:41:16 GMT
Rory Cellan-Jones kept a video diary of the proton beam therapy he received for his eye tumour.
Fri, 12 Jul 2019 08:53:11 GMT
Struggling Thomas Cook, which is planning a £750m cash injection, seeks to reassure customers.
Thu, 11 Jul 2019 23:09:26 GMT
How do you make a business rise like a bread roll in the oven?

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