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10/24/2017 11:03 AM
Sexism was pervasive in finance, says Virgin Money boss
Virgin Money boss says a former colleague at a different bank was "expected to sleep with her boss".

10/24/2017 11:54 AM
BrightHouse rent-to-own firm pays £14.8m in redress
BrightHouse will compensate 250,000 customers after regulator says it is not a responsible lender.

10/24/2017 08:50 AM
Debtors to be given 'breathing space', government confirms
Government plans to give debtors a six-week grace period may become law by 2019

10/24/2017 11:35 AM
World wine production 'to hit 50-year low'
Poor weather in France, Italy and Spain has hit production levels, an industry body says.

10/24/2017 10:42 AM
Mortgage lenders 'should consider rent payment record'
Mortgage lenders should look more favourably on people who have paid their rent on time, says a Treasury minister.

10/24/2017 09:50 AM
Costa coffee chain's profits go cold
The UK's biggest coffee company sees first-half profits fall and sales in its existing shops slow down.

10/24/2017 12:05 AM
You're hired: Who will Trump choose to chair the Fed?
President Trump will soon choose who runs the most powerful central bank - the US Federal Reserve.

10/24/2017 09:36 AM
FTSE 100 flat as Costa owner Whitbread's shares fall
Shares in Whitbread drop more than 4% as sales growth at its Costa coffee chain slows.

10/24/2017 10:02 AM
Singapore Airlines signs $13.8bn Boeing deal
The order for 39 planes, which includes Dreamliners, will allow the airline to expand its network.

10/23/2017 10:40 PM
Netflix to raise another $1.6bn to finance new films and shows
The streaming service expects to spend up to $8bn next year on new content.

10/24/2017 07:15 AM
Singapore to freeze car numbers
The country cited land constraints and improved public transport as reasons for the cap.

10/24/2017 12:02 AM
Will Lidl's low-cost model work in the US?
The German supermarket Lidl has opened its first US stores but will its low-cost model disrupt the country's grocery market?

10/23/2017 04:29 PM
Genetic scientists work to save global banana industry
Scientists in Australia are using genetic engineering to try and save the world's banana industry.

10/23/2017 12:04 AM
CEO Secrets: People matter more than I had ever thought
CEO Secrets: What a professional business advisor learnt from running his own firm.

10/23/2017 03:05 PM
Call to tax unoccupied homes with stamp duty and council tax review
A call is made for new taxes on the empty homes that are owned by super-rich investors.

10/22/2017 10:04 AM
Cost of living: 'My wage is the same but prices are up'
Wages are at their lowest level since 2006 when inflation is taken in to account.

10/20/2017 12:24 AM
How the paper clip became a million dollar idea
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the paper clip became a million dollar idea and inspired a resistance movement.

10/20/2017 12:39 PM
Remittances are a 'lifesaver' for many Liberians
Liberia's economy relies heavily on money sent home by family members living abroad.

10/20/2017 10:55 AM
The app helping people navigating Ghana's nameless streets
A lack of postal addresses in Ghana has prompted authorities to introduce a digital solution.

10/23/2017 05:33 PM
Amazon receives 200-plus headquarters proposals
Cities across North America are competing to be home to Amazon's next hub.

10/23/2017 12:51 PM
I'll drink to that: Craft brewers pour their own pints
As the number of UK breweries returns to 1930s levels, micro-brewers are serving their own beers.

10/24/2017 12:03 AM
Salvage superstar
Meet the Pakistani girl whose recycled bags are proving a big hit

10/24/2017 12:03 AM
Post haste
Start-ups are trying to reduce delivery costs for retailers, but can they compete with the big boys?

10/23/2017 12:02 AM
Nine-to-five
The country music star has taken a business-like approach to her career and says other artists should do the same.

10/23/2017 12:02 AM
Balancing the books
The father of double-entry bookkeeping wrote the definitive guide in 1494.

10/22/2017 12:37 AM
Wonder down under
The "wonder from down under" has been free from recession for more than a quarter of a century.

10/20/2017 12:08 AM
The global shop
Online retailers have a shop window to the world, but how do you handle all those payments?

10/19/2017 12:11 PM
Fear the deer
Milwaukee is historically famous for its beer and its motorcycles, but now its basketball team is hoping to fly the flag for the US city.

10/19/2017 12:22 AM
Rubbish dump
A ban on the import of waste in China is about create a major blockage backing up through the global waste disposal system

10/18/2017 12:41 AM
Wine on the edge
How Canadian winemaker Norman Hardie is able to make award-winning wines, despite winter temperatures so cold it can kill his vines.

10/18/2017 12:24 AM
Health risks
Health risks and job losses are among the harms many in China face in the push for economic change.

10/18/2017 12:46 AM
Toughest lessons
A student who faced torture and imprisonment in Syria's civil war is starting her life again at a university in Canada

10/17/2017 12:30 AM
Sweet success
What's the best way to sell online? And how do you make sure your website really works?

10/17/2017 12:20 AM
Poison purifiers
The social entrepreneurs innovating a clean water solution for Bangladesh's arsenic poisoning crisis

10/16/2017 12:49 AM
Strong currency
Paresh Davdra developed his successful money exchange firm from the ground up.

10/16/2017 12:48 AM
Pipe perfection
Designed in 1775, the S-bend was key to the flushing toilet, and public sanitation as we know it.

10/13/2017 10:24 PM
Made in Japan
The industrial crisis at Kobe Steel is deepening but some warn it won’t be the last Japanese business scandal.

10/13/2017 10:19 PM
Racing finances
Formula One teams' costs have soared after rules changes designed to make for closer competition.

10/13/2017 12:06 AM
No-belle prize
Just 13% of US academic economists are women - and only one has won the Nobel Prize in economics. Why are women so under-represented in the profession?

10/13/2017 12:09 AM
Pest control
How apps using image recognition are helping farmers identify crop diseases.

10/12/2017 12:11 AM
Timber travel
A growing number of firms are crafting bikes using wood, but some cyclists remain wary

10/11/2017 01:30 PM
Location, location, location
Where we are, and where we want to go is at the heart of many of the world's most innovative businesses.

10/11/2017 12:05 AM
Disney to Pompey
Michael Eisner is using is expertise in the US entertainment industry to turn around Portsmouth FC.

10/11/2017 12:00 AM
Eat your cup
What solutions would work best to deal with our growing coffee cup waste mountain?

10/11/2017 12:08 AM
Worst odds
The countries where most girls don't even get to start primary school.

10/10/2017 12:23 AM
Baby Lifesaver
This Bangladeshi doctor who turned a shampoo bottle into a low-cost lifesaver

10/10/2017 12:28 AM
Robo shops
Can a wave of disruptive ideas change our shopping habits?

10/10/2017 12:30 AM
From pillows to concrete
Carbon emissions contribute to global warming, so could tech that removes them from the air slow the process?

10/09/2017 04:27 PM
Have you been nudged?
Five ways the theory behind this year's Nobel prize for economics may have influenced your behaviour.

10/09/2017 02:45 PM
Mamma spice
How Munaf Kapadia runs a successful "pop up" restaurant at his family home in Mumbai.

 

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