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US tech giants post strong quarter

BBC Business News - 35 min 58 sec ago
Google parent Alphabet, Amazon, Microsoft and Intel all report a surge in profits.
Categories: General

Passenger dragged off United Airlines plane wins settlement

BBC Business News - 2 hours 3 min ago
Dr David Dao will be paid an undisclosed sum after being violently dragged off a United flight.
Categories: General

Taylor Wimpey apologises in leasehold dispute

BBC Business News - 2 hours 47 min ago
Taylor Wimpey sets aside £130m to deal with leasehold contracts described as the "PPI of house building".
Categories: General

Coconut milk helps Pret A Manger report record results

BBC Business News - 3 hours 16 min ago
Record results at the sandwich chain reflect the shift to healthy eating products like coconut milk.
Categories: General

Is coconut the cream of the milk stars?

BBC Business News - 3 hours 18 min ago
UK sandwich chain Pret A Manger has said that coconut is driving its sales forward - so we went out to conduct a "taste test" to see what flavours get you licking your lips.
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Trump won't scrap Nafta trade deal 'at this time'

BBC Business News - 3 hours 48 min ago
President Trump seeks to renegotiate the trade deal with Canada and Mexico, rather than abandon it.
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BBC exposes flaws in 'world's most secure' email service

BBC Business News - 4 hours 59 min ago
Security experts find several flaws that challenge Nomx's claims it gives users 'absolute security'.
Categories: General

Pound hits seven-month dollar high

BBC Business News - 6 hours 31 min ago
The pound pushes above the $1.29 mark but the FTSE 100 share index falls.
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Eurozone recovery gathering pace, says Draghi

BBC Business News - 8 hours 28 min ago
European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi says the bloc's economy is gathering pace.
Categories: General

Businesses urged to step up cyber security

Business Cornwall - 8 hours 53 min ago
Businesses across Cornwall are being urged to step up their cyber security after a recent report by the British Chambers of Commerce identified that one in five businesses have been hit by a cyber-attack in the last 12 months.
Categories: Cornwall

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Nintendo says Switch will help double profits

BBC Business News - 9 hours 53 min ago
The Switch has become the fastest-selling games console in the Japanese company's history.
Categories: General

Calling business egg heads

Business Cornwall - 10 hours 51 min ago
Businesses still have time to enter teams for a special ‘executive gala quiz night’ to be held at the Penventon Hotel, in aid of the ROC Wellbeing charity.
Categories: Cornwall

Earl of Wessex to attend Royal Cornwall

Business Cornwall - 11 hours 51 min ago
His Royal Highness The Earl of Wessex will make his second visit to the Royal Cornwall Show in June.
Categories: Cornwall

FHC to open new small boat facility

Business Cornwall - 12 hours 19 min ago
Falmouth Harbour Commissioners (FHC) is to open a new 47-berth small boat facility in Custom House Quay (CHQ) basin, this summer.
Categories: Cornwall

Book sales hit a record as children's fiction gains in popularity

BBC Business News - 13 hours 21 min ago
Total book sales hit a record high, but the popularity of ebooks continues to wane.
Categories: General

Lloyds Bank's profits rise despite 'challenging' times

BBC Business News - 13 hours 55 min ago
The bank's boss says its "simple and low risk" business is able to cope with difficult trading.
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Airbus profits fall as technical problems continue to hit projects

BBC Business News - 14 hours 6 min ago
Problems on defence and commercial aircraft projects continue to overshadow the European planemaker.
Categories: General

A new Den for Ben

Business Cornwall - 14 hours 55 min ago
Ben Tunnicliffe Sennen Cove – a restaurant and events venue overlooking the beach at Sennen – is about to unveil a new outdoor bar in time for the summer season.
Categories: Cornwall

Deutsche Bank: Brexit risk to up to 4,000 UK jobs

BBC Business News - 16 hours 30 min ago
The warning is the latest from a financial firm since the UK voted to leave the European Union.
Categories: General