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Tesco considers sale of Thai and Malaysian stores

2 hours 35 min ago
The move comes as Britain's biggest retailer focuses on its domestic business in the wake of an accounting scandal.

Scottish private sector output expands, says RBS survey

5 hours 19 min ago
A regular RBS survey suggests there are "some positive signs" for firms, after output grows in November.

Polluting firms 'will be hit by climate policies'

5 hours 59 min ago
Which business sectors will be winners and losers when, and if, climate change policies take affect?

General election 2019: Labour vows Budget 'to end austerity' in first 100 days

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 23:25
John McDonnell will also set out plans for "democratic control" of nationalised water and energy.

General Election 2019: Johnson insists no NI-GB goods checks post-Brexit

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 12:43
The PM says a leaked Treasury document that says there will be customs checks is "wrong".

China exports fall again as US trade war continues

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 12:23
The latest China trade data points to further signs of strain in the world's second largest economy.

Avanti starts running West Coast Main Line after Virgin franchise ends

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 08:20
The last Virgin train left Euston on Saturday evening, ending Britain's longest-running rail franchise.

Seychelles: The island nation with a novel way to tackle climate change

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 00:32
The Seychelles has swapped 5% of its national debt for a cash injection to fight climate change and save its ocean.

Trade disputes settlement system facing crisis

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 00:01
The World Trade Organization faces a crisis in its system for resolving disputes between members.

HMV faces the music in Christmas crunch test

Sun, 12/08/2019 - 00:00
Canadian Doug Putman rescued the UK music chain, but will the festive season make or break it?

Pensioner in £193,000 inheritance battle after sort code error

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 23:22
A 74-year-old had his share of an inheritance withheld after providing the wrong sort code number.

Virgin Trains: Final service departs as UK's longest-running rail franchise ends

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 22:38
The last Virgin train left London at 21:42, marking the end of Britain's longest-running rail franchise.

General election 2019: What to look out for on the economy

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 10:11
BBC Business Editor Faisal Islam looks at the economic issues at stake in the election.

Labour pledges to electrify UK bus fleet

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 00:15
It wants to electrify UK buses by 2030, but the Tories say Labour would "scrap vital new roads".

Sweden's Ericsson to pay over $1bn to settle US corruption probe

Sat, 12/07/2019 - 00:12
The telecoms giant has agreed to pay to resolve bribery allegations, the US justice department says.

Elon Musk wins defamation case over 'pedo guy' tweet about caver

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 23:55
The Tesla founder did not defame UK caver who helped in dramatic Thai rescue, US jury finds.

How to have a more sustainable Christmas

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 22:38
From renting your tree, to sponsoring a turkey, a growing number of people are having a greener Christmas.

Thomas Cook: 'They told me the money was safe'

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 22:32
Many angry Thomas Cook customers are still awaiting refunds for the holidays that never happened.

US jobs growth jumps in November

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 14:44
The economy added a higher-than-expected 266,000 jobs, helped by the return of striking GM workers.

Eddie Stobart rescue vote passes 'overwhelmingly'

Fri, 12/06/2019 - 12:41
Shareholders pass survival plan for the company famed for its distinctive green and red lorries.

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