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BBC News - Business

Thu, 21 Mar 2019 21:52:14 GMT
Business trade groups across Europe warn the European Commission about its own Brexit planning, Newsnight learns.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 02:10:17 GMT
The firm's public stock offering is expected in the coming months and may be one of the biggest in 2019.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 22:05:10 GMT
The art galleries group joins the National Portrait Gallery in turning down money due to opioid links.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 18:30:18 GMT
Developers working for Facebook logged the passwords in plain text as they wrote code for the site.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 20:51:10 GMT
The blue jeans firm re-lists on Wall Street as it prepares for expansion and a revival in denim's popularity.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:55:37 GMT
Banks say scam merchants are shifting their attention to conning members of the public directly.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 14:30:59 GMT
Bank of England says the outlook will depend "significantly on the nature and timing of EU withdrawal".
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:11:44 GMT
Giraffe and Ed's Easy Diner will close 27 of their 87 restaurants in a restructuring plan.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:54:20 GMT
The theft-risk report from insurer-funded Thatcham Research looks at keyless entry cars.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 14:40:49 GMT
The boss of the UK's busiest port says Brexit could cause delays and queues later this month.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 09:30:28 GMT
The firm's pledge comes after founder Ray Kelvin stepped down over misconduct allegations.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:05:49 GMT
Sales at food stores in February saw the biggest fall since December 2016, official figures show.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 10:01:48 GMT
The retailer says online is long-term threat to shops, but an opportunity for the whole group.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 00:09:42 GMT
Lilly was tasered in the shop where she worked, just one of the 115 retail workers attacked every day.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 11:52:04 GMT
Major toilet tissue producer Wepa has accelerated plans to charter ships to prepare for no-deal.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:40:24 GMT
The money covers the first fortnight of the services, which will transport vital goods such as medicines.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 20:00:32 GMT
The central bank had hinted at two rises this year, but is more cautious due to slower economic growth.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 23:29:19 GMT
Shares in the inventor of the blue jean have been priced above expectations for its New York flotation
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:05:39 GMT
Italy is ready to let Chinese money build its infrastructure - but its allies remain sceptical.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 22:10:48 GMT
Business condemns continuing uncertainty, as the pound sinks on fresh no-deal concern.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:22:45 GMT
Should personal care products marketed to women cost more? And is there actually any difference?
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:17:59 GMT
KFC's UK and Ireland managing director Paula MacKenzie talks about the day the chicken chain ran out of chicken.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:15:54 GMT
The battle for crispy, deep-fried chicken is on. There is a new kid in town and it is not American.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 18:56:10 GMT
Levi Strauss boss Chip Bergh talks women's jeans with the BBC's Michelle Fleury.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 00:02:03 GMT
The push for cleaner air will mean more electric vehicles that are driverless and shared, according to experts.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 18:07:05 GMT
New York could follow London by introducing a congestion charge, but will it benefit everyone?
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 00:11:25 GMT
"Don't run before you can walk," says tech firm adviser Manish Madhvani - first build your brand.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:10:45 GMT
See how people react when you tell them how long they're going to live.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 12:54:37 GMT
Paris is top in a list of the world's most expensive cities, alongside Hong Kong and Singapore.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 11:53:40 GMT
What are tariffs and how do they work?
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:13:05 GMT
New technologies are helping track the provenance of food throughout the supply chain.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:12:00 GMT
If you've ever worked in customer service, this comic about a wolf might resonate with you.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 00:09:04 GMT
Kenya's Lake Victoria fishermen are struggling to compete with cheap Chinese fish imports.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 00:01:31 GMT
Corruption is the "number one problem" in Ukraine, MP Sergey Leshchenko tells the BBC's Ed Butler.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:56:55 GMT
The UK's richest man, and now owner of a cycling team, has built a multi-billion pound business by buying unloved assets.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:05:37 GMT
As Venezuela staggers under political and economic crises, its citizens are embracing digital money.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 00:06:37 GMT
When Robin Hutson failed his school exams he went into the hotel industry instead, and made his fortune.
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 00:21:48 GMT
Hiltrud Werner is the only woman on the board of the troubled German car giant.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:06:22 GMT
How AI is helping to come up with new weird and wonderful spice combinations.
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 21:13:53 GMT
The race is on for investigators to find answers about what happened to the Boeing 737 Max-8 plane.
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 04:44:22 GMT
Countries and airlines around the world have grounded Boeing 737 Max flights over safety concerns.
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 00:05:54 GMT
Classic car sales have slowed sharply, as President Trump ponders tariffs and Brexit hits confidence.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:14:06 GMT
Product loyalty is not solely based on value, quality or choice but also on personal attachment, studies suggest.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:10:24 GMT
Employers can make unconscious - and unfair - judgements about interviewees within a few seconds.
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 10:18:00 GMT
In a big week for Brexit small business owners share how they're preparing for the possibility of no deal.
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 00:15:19 GMT
How tech firm Twilio was able to survive the global financial crisis and grow into a $14bn business.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 11:25:46 GMT
From your weekly shop to your holiday plans, how could a no-deal Brexit affect you?
Sun, 10 Mar 2019 14:44:13 GMT
The Ethiopian Airlines tragedy is the second fatal crash involving the new type of Boeing aircraft.
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 00:33:57 GMT
A potato-farming couple are hoping to sell their vodka to overseas markets like the US and Middle East.

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