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China regains slot as India's top trade partner despite tensions

Tue, 02/23/2021 - 02:10
Trade flows remained strong between the two Asian neighbours despite growing tensions and deadly clashes.

Jeep pushed to retire Cherokee name from SUVs

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 23:10
The chief of the Cherokee Nation says 'it's time' for corporations to stop using native American names.

Holiday bookings surge following lockdown exit plans

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 21:50
Travel agencies and airlines say website traffic jumped following Boris Johnson's announcement.

Epic's bid to sue Apple over Fortnite in UK rejected

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 19:02
A UK tribunal denied Epic Games permission to go after Apple - but a case versus Google can proceed.

Roadmap: 'We're delighted to have dates to work towards'

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 19:00
Boris Johnson’s route out of lockdown is a relief for businesses, including pubs, restaurants, gyms and retail.

Huawei Mate X2 folding phone unveiled despite chip supply worries

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 16:38
The firm claims the edge against rival Samsung, but faces a dwindling stockpile of smartphone chips.

Covid-19: Boris Johnson plans to reopen shops and gyms in England on 12 April

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 16:32
Boris Johnson hopes all legal limits on social contact could be lifted in England from 21 June.

Jay-Z sells stake in champagne brand to luxury giant LVMH

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 16:28
LVMH said it was interested in the brand for its appeal to a 'global and diverse' customer.

Brexit: 1,000 EU finance firms 'set to open UK offices'

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 16:19
Applications to operate via a UK base suggest London will remain a key financial centre, a consultancy says.

John Lewis considers closing more stores

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 13:07
The department store giant may close another eight stores in a further blow for the High Street.

Covid lockdown: 'We are burning through about £500,000 a day'

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 10:34
The owner of PureGym says lockdown has been costing his business hundreds of thousands of pounds a day.

Airlines ground Boeing 777s after Denver engine failure

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 07:08
United Airlines grounds 24 of its 777s, while Japan's two main airlines suspend 32 jets from use.

Bitcoin keeps hitting new highs after Tesla backing

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 03:24
Having broken through the $50,000 level last week the cryptocurrency has extended its rally this year.

More than half of UK employers planning to recruit staff

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 00:58
The number of firms planning to make staff redundant in the first quarter of 2021 is also falling.

'They wanted to jail a banker - I was that banker'

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 00:54
Tom Hayes, jailed for rigging interest rates, tells the BBC fresh evidence will show his conviction was unsafe.

'Coins can inspire people to look into the past'

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 00:19
BBC News website readers share their old coin collections and the stories behind them.

The video call apps linking home workers with strangers

Mon, 02/22/2021 - 00:10
A number of tech firms are connecting people working from home with strangers via video calls.

Lloyd's seeks archivist to investigate slave trade links

Sun, 02/21/2021 - 12:57
The specialist insurance market has previously apologised for historical links to the slave trade.

Hospitality suppliers: 'It’s not just a case of turning on a switch'

Sun, 02/21/2021 - 08:35
Firms across the supply chain say notice and certainty are key to a full menu being available post-lockdown.

Covid-19: Fewest firms planning job cuts since pandemic began

Sun, 02/21/2021 - 00:02
The figures suggest the decision to extend the furlough scheme has helped to prevent wider job losses.