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BBC News - Business

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 02:35:40 GMT
Trading Standards warns homeowners to be careful when using quick-sale estate agents.
Sat, 25 Jan 2020 12:16:55 GMT
A review into the handling of fraud cases finds forces have "not kept pace" with the rise in cases.
Sat, 25 Jan 2020 15:48:05 GMT
The US's treasury secretary says he is "optimistic" a deal can be reached with the UK this year.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 22:02:05 GMT
Ian Siddall says the troubled department store owes him £25,000 for thousands of handbags.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 21:11:47 GMT
The plane has been grounded since March 2019 after two fatal crashes.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 19:44:25 GMT
The company confirmed last week that it was seeking a loan on "commercial" terms.
Sat, 25 Jan 2020 14:56:41 GMT
Hagan Homes says its homes "fit for part-time royalty" campaign was intended to be "light-hearted".
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 15:56:49 GMT
MPs say it is "woefully naive" for betting firms to lead a review into schemes for VIP customers.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 18:50:37 GMT
The pub chain says it wants to deter "unruly behaviour" in pubs by children left unsupervised.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 11:35:59 GMT
UK manufacturing and services saw their best month for more than a year in January, a survey suggests.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 16:26:21 GMT
Nearly 180 jobs are at risk at the gift and toy company, which has 19 shops across the UK.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 14:02:07 GMT
The online giant has won an appeal against a local council over mezzanines.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 11:20:02 GMT
About 10% of the workforce could be axed if the firm is bought by China's Jingye, three unions say.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 09:01:52 GMT
The firm says it plans to build up to 15 of the mini reactors, which can be delivered by a lorry.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 09:36:59 GMT
No-one took full account of how complex the project was going to be, says the spending watchdog.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 12:40:22 GMT
Supermarket giant says the change will remove 350 tonnes of plastic from the environment.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 16:47:10 GMT
A key investor reacts angrily to news of a competition inquiry into the planned £5.9bn deal.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:15:34 GMT
More than 400 claimants have launched an equal pay action against the supermarket chain.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 06:04:46 GMT
Airlines and hotels are having to pay out refunds to tourists affected by the deadly outbreak.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 22:02:09 GMT
The World Economic Forum at Davos produced rows over climate change and trade, but little consensus.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 07:01:30 GMT
"The world would be a better place if they weren't in power," Mr Soros said at Davos.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:17:28 GMT
A French think tank called Atelier Luma is investigating whether treated algae can be used an an alternative material to plastic.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 15:09:32 GMT
Can Formula 1 motor racing really go 'carbon neutral' by 2030?
Wed, 22 Jan 2020 22:16:56 GMT
Formula 1 star and entrepreneur Nico Rosberg shares his business advice in a special edition of CEO Secrets from the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 16:11:03 GMT
Treorchy has been praised for a thriving community - bursting with independent businesses.
Thu, 23 Jan 2020 17:17:26 GMT
Deepfakes, or computer-generated images of people, can be dangerous for democracy, warn experts.
Thu, 23 Jan 2020 00:16:29 GMT
Brazil's army of fruit workers speak of struggling with low pay and dangerous working conditions.
Tue, 21 Jan 2020 11:16:43 GMT
Still only 19, environmental activist Melati Wijsen launched her first campaign at the age of 12.
Thu, 23 Jan 2020 00:24:18 GMT
As part of a BBC blog series, Sunneva María Svövudóttir from Iceland shares what she spent this week.
Wed, 22 Jan 2020 00:48:17 GMT
Can we afford to pay pensions, given the huge demographic challenge of our ageing population?
Mon, 20 Jan 2020 00:00:18 GMT
Hollywood actor Dan Aykroyd is also the boss of a popular vodka company.
Fri, 17 Jan 2020 22:40:09 GMT
The rich and powerful will gather in Davos this week, but claims of elitism still dog the event.
Sat, 18 Jan 2020 13:23:46 GMT
Police warn £7m was stolen from elderly and vulnerable people in 2019 in so-called courier fraud.
Fri, 17 Jan 2020 22:23:37 GMT
The music retailer launches a partnership with Apple Music, saying that streaming boosts vinyl sales.
Fri, 17 Jan 2020 00:21:50 GMT
How much more efficiency can be wrung out of the jet engine - technology which is over 70 years old?
Thu, 16 Jan 2020 00:06:03 GMT
Sales of kosher accredited food is booming around the world, with more and more firms getting in on act.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:14:28 GMT
Tesco chief executive Dave Lewis on the plan to ditch the plastic wrap on tinned food.
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 00:35:37 GMT
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the energy drink became a million dollar idea.
Tue, 21 Jan 2020 20:41:05 GMT
The Swedish climate activist and the US president gave very different speeches at Davos.
Tue, 21 Jan 2020 12:52:39 GMT
The 17-year-old activist tells world leaders that 'fiddling around with numbers' will not be enough.
Wed, 22 Jan 2020 00:15:58 GMT
Nerina Ramlakhan explains the four signs of burnout that people can exhibit, due to stress at work.
Wed, 22 Jan 2020 00:17:30 GMT
"It's important to combine peak performance with moments of rest," says Lloyds Bank chief executive.
Tue, 21 Jan 2020 00:20:06 GMT
Several hundred protesters are making a three-day hike up to Davos, to coincide with President Trump's arrival at the World Economic Forum.

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