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Kweichow Moutai: 'Elite' alcohol brand is China's most valuable firm

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 02:09
Kweichow Moutai's share price rockets thanks to its popular and sought-after baijiu drink.

‘Trump political base hit hardest by coronavirus'

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 00:02
Covid-19 has hit President Trump's political base the hardest, says White House economic adviser.

Coronavirus: How much does your boss need to know about you?

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 00:01
Firms are collecting a lot more information about staff as they try to contain coronavirus risks.

Coronavirus: A visual guide to the economic impact

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 00:01
Key maps and charts explain how the virus has impacted markets and businesses around the world.

Wirecard: Financial watchdog lifts restrictions on payments

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 23:54
Thousands of people were barred from using their cash cards because of the collapse of Wirecard.

Coronavirus: PM pledges to 'build back better' post-virus

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 23:44
Boris Johnson will set out plans to "bring forward" £5bn of project investment as part of a "new deal".

Cirque du Soleil cuts 3,500 jobs to avoid bankruptcy

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 20:42
The group says the coronavirus pandemic has forced it to cancel shows and lay off its artists.

Coronavirus: Mandatory MOTs to be reintroduced from August

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 19:47
Vehicle owners have been able to delay the test for six months during lockdown.

BP sells petrochemicals business to Ineos in $5bn deal

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 18:34
The oil giant said the move would help its transition to being a lower carbon firm.

Could a boycott kill Facebook?

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 18:14
As several big brands shun the social network, should Facebook be worried?

Coronavirus: UK hardest hit by virus among leading G7 nations

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 17:03
Analysis by the BBC shows Covid-19 deaths and excess deaths have been proportionately worse in the UK.

Coronavirus: What are air bridges and which countries can I go to?

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 16:48
Britons will be able to travel to certain places without having to quarantine under new agreements.

Byron Burger lines up administrators as it seeks buyer

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 16:04
The burger chain wants some protection from creditors as it seeks a rescue deal.

Kim Kardashian West sells $200m stake in cosmetics brand

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 14:34
The reality TV star and businesswoman will sell 20% of her business to beauty giant Coty.

Wirecard: 'It’s really bad. I’m left with nothing'

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 14:29
Thousands of people have been barred from using their cash because of the collapse of Wirecard.

Gambling watchdog 'toothless' in helping vulnerable, MPs say

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 13:04
A report from MPs also criticises the regulator's approach to preventing problem gambling.

How hackers extorted $1.14m from University of California, San Francisco

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 10:57
BBC News witnesses a negotiation between ransomware hackers and a 'cash-strapped' university.

Lookers fraud probe reveals £19m hole in accounts

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 09:59
The struggling car dealership found profits were overstated for several years.

Gunmen attack Pakistani stock exchange in Karachi

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 07:24
Gunmen attack the stock exchange in Karachi, with local media reporting a number of people killed or wounded.

Coronavirus: Restaurants are 'hurting', says Deliveroo boss

Mon, 06/29/2020 - 06:06
Chief executive Will Shu told the BBC that there will be "a long period of socially-distanced dining".