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BBC News - Business

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 12:34:21 GMT
The planemaker says it could shift wing-building out of UK in the future if there is a no-deal Brexit.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 10:05:23 GMT
The supermarket is set to test a scheme based on refillable rather than recyclable containers.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 10:00:24 GMT
The Champions League holders are global football's top revenue-generator, according to Deloitte.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 12:07:09 GMT
The former boss of Nissan is said to have quit ahead of the French carmaker's board meeting.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 11:27:18 GMT
More than a quarter of 18 to 24-year-olds have cut dairy consumption in the past two years, a survey suggests.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 11:32:40 GMT
Frances O'Grady urges the PM to "start listening" to workers' concerns over Brexit after No 10 meeting.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 04:24:55 GMT
The outage has raised concerns that Bing is the latest foreign website to be blocked by censors.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 20:49:46 GMT
The Duke of Cambridge tells business leaders that stars didn't want to be associated with mental illness.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 00:12:29 GMT
The Tesco finance chief cleared of fraud claims there was never a black hole in the company's accounts.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 00:29:43 GMT
The state of the High Street continued to worsen at the end of 2018, according to industry experts.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 16:04:34 GMT
The failed cafe chain says 920 jobs will be lost due to the closure of 71 outlets.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 18:11:04 GMT
The Qataris received £322m in undisclosed commission after bailing the bank out in 2008, a court hears.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 21:08:41 GMT
The boss of the world's largest logistics firm says it might benefit from a 'complex' Brexit.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 18:45:50 GMT
Tiantian Kuaibao was singled out for criticism by the country's internet regulator.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 13:23:45 GMT
About 1,270 jobs are put at risk after Santander announces a big round of branch closures.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 10:19:52 GMT
Tesco and Carrefour are to trial a new shopping service based on refillable rather than recyclable containers
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 09:12:46 GMT
Poland's PM wants to see more workers return from the UK to help its domestic economy.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 00:18:35 GMT
There's still no certainty over an agreement for the UK's departure from the EU.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 00:17:49 GMT
EasyJet's newest female pilot says the industry is "working hard" to attract more women to the role.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 19:05:03 GMT
The CEO of Deutsche Post DHL tells the BBC a no-deal Brexit is not a good idea in the long term, even if his company benefits in the short term.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 04:20:47 GMT
Former F1 World Champion Nico Rosberg wants to bring electric transport to the masses.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 00:18:24 GMT
A company in Israel is using virtual reality computer games to help patients deal with chronic pain.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 00:01:10 GMT
Donna Hay, "Australia's culinary queen", mulls her next move after publishing the 100th and final issue of her magazine.
Sun, 20 Jan 2019 02:12:31 GMT
China has for years seen rapid GDP growth, but who will be worse off when the economic powerhouse falters?
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 00:33:52 GMT
As the world's airlines need to recruit more pilots, efforts are increasing to appoint more women.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 00:09:51 GMT
The executives' role in raising money from Qatar during the 2008 financial crisis is under scrutiny.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 16:31:21 GMT
One of the most high-profile businessmen in favour of Brexit, Sir James Dyson's biggest idea started with cardboard and sticky tape.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 00:01:17 GMT
Gender equality remains high on the agenda at Davos, but has anything really changed?
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 00:01:15 GMT
Microgravity is ideal for making a range of materials, but will space manufacture ever be cost effective?
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:41:35 GMT
Dominic Foster and his dad John are on the same apprenticeship at the same company.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 00:01:16 GMT
How Tom Davies built his eponymous glasses company, which is much loved by celebrities.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:02:34 GMT
Millennials are increasingly doing jobs on the side, whether through love or necessity.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:03:29 GMT
How 3D software supercharged with real-time data can simulate complex designs before they're built.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 16:31:19 GMT
Jack Bogle, credited with upending the way we invest through index funds has died aged 89.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 00:14:24 GMT
France's luxury retailer Hermes is trying to become a big player in Switzerland's exclusive watch industry.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:14:37 GMT
The Swiss watch industry faced a near-death experience from quartz products. Is the smartwatch a similar threat?
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 06:21:25 GMT
Automakers are relying on the popularity of big, traditional vehicles to fund their electric ambitions.
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 07:42:02 GMT
Stephen Forsey's company is making waves in the spiritual home of Switzerland's watch industry.
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 00:09:17 GMT
People without internet access have fewer life chances than those that do. How can we close the gap?
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:13:01 GMT
As he goes out of the Australian Open, the Scot has the power to remain a strong-earning brand.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 00:02:55 GMT
The Argentine boss who travelled the world to get orders and prevent him from having to make staff redundant.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 00:31:55 GMT
An evening meal in pitch darkness is the surprising hot ticket at this year's World Economic Forum.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 00:01:19 GMT
What is Davos and why do people go? Here are 10 handy facts about the annual gathering in Switzerland.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 18:14:38 GMT
Chinese tech giant warns it might transfer activities to countries "where we are welcomed".
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 00:13:04 GMT
Matt Barnard is on a mission to persuade people to eat more vegetables.

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