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‘We wanted to create a label for young people'

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 23:36
Def Jam Africa tells the BBC how the record label is expanding to discover more talent in wider genres.

Call for TikTok security check before HQ decision

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 21:46
The owner of the short-form video app has London on a shortlist of possible locations.

Government urges post-Brexit drug stockpiles

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 18:21
Firms should have six weeks' worth of post-Brexit drug stockpiles by the end of 2020, the government says.

Beyond TikTok: Who else might President Trump ban?

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 17:28
Other Chinese-owned software could face difficulties in the US, if TikTok ban goes ahead.

Hays Travel 'devastated' as announces 878 job cuts

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 16:36
The firm says new travel restrictions have triggered hundreds of thousands of holiday cancellations.

Coronavirus holiday claims push Hiscox into a loss

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 12:56
The insurer says cancelled travel and events means it has set aside $232m to cover claims.

'Eat out to help out will definitely affect the weekend'

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 12:45
"Eat out to help out" is too complicated and will not mean more customers, says one businessman.

DW Sports chain collapse threatens 1,700 jobs

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 12:29
The firm, founded by former Wigan Athletic owner Dave Whelan, ran 73 gyms and 75 stores across the UK

HSBC's profits slump 65% amid coronavirus downturn

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 07:12
The UK's biggest bank said it has set aside as much as $13bn to cover loans going bad due to the pandemic.

Nasa SpaceX crew return: Dragon capsule splashes down

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 04:02
The SpaceX capsule touches down off Florida, in the first crewed US water landing in 45 years.

Eat out to help out: Coronavirus scheme offering UK diners 50% off begins

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 03:10
The offer is valid at more than 72,000 eateries on Mondays to Wednesdays throughout August.

TikTok: Pompeo says Trump to crack down on Chinese software in coming days

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 01:12
The US state secretary says Chinese-owned software poses a "broad array" of security risks.

The boss who bounced her way to £3m from just £200

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 00:26
How Kimberlee Perry grew trampoline fitness company Bounce, which is aimed at women.

Coronavirus: How the travel downturn is sending jet planes to 'boneyards'

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 00:20
Amid the pandemic, commercial air fleets are grounded in some of the world's most remote locations.

Ban ads for polluting large cars, report says

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 00:17
A new campaign says the government should ban adverts for large cars like sports utility vehicles.

Wealth inequality rises even as wage gap narrows

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 00:13
Although the gap in wages is narrowing, inequalities in wealth across the UK are rising.

TikTok: Microsoft pauses talks on buying US arm - reports

Sun, 08/02/2020 - 12:18
The tech giant's possible purchase of the China-owned app's US arm were put in doubt by Donald Trump.

New homes to get 'automatic' permission in England planning shake-up

Sun, 08/02/2020 - 03:02
The housing secretary says a "permission in principle" will speed-up building and create jobs.

Can summer survive America's coronavirus spike?

Sun, 08/02/2020 - 01:42
Visitors have returned to US vacation spots like Cape Cod, but the virus casts a shadow.

My Money: 'My daughter's therapy costs £5,490 each month'

Sun, 08/02/2020 - 00:23
Matt Hitchcock from Singapore takes us through his week during the coronavirus pandemic.

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