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BBC News - Business

Tue, 09 Mar 2021 02:14:19 GMT
Demand for uniforms, computers and household accessories rose after plans to ease lockdown were published.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 23:37:26 GMT
The retailer is running low on dog and cat food pouches and says the issue will be "ongoing" in 2021.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 18:15:07 GMT
The retailer's expansion into 46 markets marks the latest move to grow its digital business.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 15:57:50 GMT
The main backer of the UK's third-largest steelmaker has gone into administration.
Tue, 09 Mar 2021 01:19:34 GMT
His personal wealth soared as the video conferencing platform became a household name during the pandemic.
Tue, 09 Mar 2021 04:56:11 GMT
It already allows visitors to spend their quarantine on a golf course in an effort to boost tourism.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 17:40:40 GMT
Last year the online clothing company found there were "many failings" within its supply chain in Leicester.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 14:36:00 GMT
Will Shu's comments come as the food delivery firm sets out flotation plans but reports another loss.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 12:34:14 GMT
But Andrew Bailey says the economy will need to adapt as people work and shop from home more often.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 18:01:15 GMT
Google staff in the US who complain over racism were advised to take mental health leave, NBC reports.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 17:59:23 GMT
The oil giant told staff last month that the new model will start for office-based staff this summer.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 13:45:18 GMT
An industry body says many travel companies are missing out and calls for sector-specific funding.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 15:02:55 GMT
The employment rate among mothers fluctuates until children reach 15 then falls back, new figures show.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 03:41:15 GMT
The ex-wife of Amazon's Jeff Bezos is one of the world's richest women and a major philanthropist.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 17:52:48 GMT
The luxury car manufacturer says its battery-powered sports cars will be made in Warwickshire.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 00:11:45 GMT
The recommendations aim to reduce the number of safety checks banks request on blocks of flats.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 04:09:18 GMT
Brightline dropped the Virgin name from its trains saying its reputation has been damaged from the pandemic.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 02:25:32 GMT
While many already see China as the world's factory its leaders want less dependence on US technology.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 19:37:29 GMT
There are calls for the UK to use "more flexible" EU coastal water testing regimes instead.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 10:17:10 GMT
The food delivery firm, set to be valued at $7bn (£5bn), will also offer shares to takeaway customers.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 00:05:27 GMT
Jesper Brodin, who heads the firm, says he fears global trade tensions will mean customers must pay more.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 20:04:17 GMT
President Macron says Olivier Dassault's death in a helicopter crash in Normandy is a great loss.
Fri, 05 Mar 2021 22:02:25 GMT
Pubs in England report high demand bookings from the 12 April opening date for beer gardens.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 00:03:56 GMT
Deepfake, or AI-generated videos, are increasingly being used commercially.
Mon, 08 Mar 2021 00:17:31 GMT
The stories of two US women who lost their jobs early on in the pandemic - and haven't worked since.
Sun, 07 Mar 2021 00:15:34 GMT
While pension pots are going green, how easy is it to dump investments in tobacco or gambling?
Thu, 04 Mar 2021 00:14:59 GMT
The so-called sharing economy has been greatly affected by the continuing Covid-19 pandemic.
Wed, 03 Mar 2021 00:07:36 GMT
Sweden is trying to encourage consumers to repair household items like washing machines.
Wed, 03 Mar 2021 00:11:37 GMT
Amber Atherton, boss of tech firm Zyper, says you need staff who are good at things you might not be.
Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:04:46 GMT
With hospitality closed during lockdown, charities and apps are stepping in to help cut food waste.
Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:07:30 GMT
Meet three teenagers who decided to set up their own businesses in lockdown.
Mon, 01 Mar 2021 10:45:04 GMT
The former Nigerian finance minister becomes the first woman, and the first African, head of the WTO.
Mon, 01 Mar 2021 00:07:15 GMT
A growing number of tech firms are helping farmers better look after their animals and crops.

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