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House of Fraser store closure plan backed

Friday, 22 June 2018

Creditors approve the retailer's rescue plan, which will close 31 stores and shed up to 6,000 jobs.

Airbus warns no-deal Brexit could see it leave UK

Friday, 22 June 2018

The European planemaker says no-deal Brexit would force it to reconsider its investments in the UK.

EU tariffs on US goods come into force

Friday, 22 June 2018

The European Union has gone ahead with retaliatory duties against $2.8bn worth of US-made products.

Greece hails 'historic' debt relief deal

Friday, 22 June 2018

The eurozone agrees a long-awaited deal, which pushes back the repayment schedule for Greece's debt.

'Dangerous' carbon monoxide alarms removed from Amazon and eBay

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Consumer watchdog Which? finds carbon monoxide alarms on sale online fail British safety tests.

Hammond: Treasury not the 'enemy of Brexit'

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Chancellor tells City the UK needs to protect patterns of trade with EU "built up over decades".

Intel chief Brian Krzanich resigns over relationship

Thursday, 21 June 2018

The company says Brian Krzanich is leaving because of "a violation of Intel's non-fraternisation policy".

US banks pass financial stress tests

Thursday, 21 June 2018

The Federal Reserve says US banks have the money to handle a recession, despite rising credit card debt.

Chanel lifts the veil on its profits for the first time

Thursday, 21 June 2018

The French fashion house has made its financials public but is in no hurry to float the business.

US court backs states over web sales tax

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Previously companies without a physical presence in a state were exempt from sales tax collection rules.

Young's Seafood loses £30m Asda whitefish and shrimp contract

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Young's Seafood said it was "naturally disappointed" by the news.

CO2 shortage: Food industry calls for government action

Thursday, 21 June 2018

As supplies of carbon dioxide run low, the food and drink industry asks the government to take "urgent action".

What are tariffs and how do they affect us?

Thursday, 21 June 2018

As a trade war becomes an increasing risk, how do governments use tariffs in international commerce?

How to shop in Birmingham's plastic-free supermarket

Friday, 22 June 2018

Reusable bags, bottles and containers are the key to success for these buyers in Birmingham.

Are we in for a beer shortage this summer?

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Why beer, fizzy drinks and meat could be in short supply this summer in the UK.

The personal stylists helping out-of-work women

Monday, 18 June 2018

Smart Works charity offers styling and interview coaching for women who are struggling to find work.

The true cost of a dream Ugandan wedding

Thursday, 21 June 2018

The desire for the perfect day has led to a boom in Uganda’s wedding industry - but these events come at a cost.

Transforming Asia's skylines

Monday, 18 June 2018

The architect behind some of Asia's most spectacular new buildings discusses his designs.

This car is on Autopilot. What happens next?

Tuesday, 12 June 2018

Semi-autonomous vehicles, which can partly drive themselves, are already on our roads. But experts are worried that drivers don't understand what they can do.

Think about your customers' needs from the start

Monday, 18 June 2018

Medical app designer: to get your business off the ground quickly, think about your customers' needs right from the start.

Over the influence?

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Unilever has taken a stand against 'influencers' who buy social media followers to game the system.

Solar persuaders

Thursday, 21 June 2018

In India's desert state of Rajasthan, rural women are training as solar entrepreneurs, to bring power to those living off grid.

City living

Thursday, 21 June 2018

How city centres once abandoned by residents became the UK's most desirable areas to live.

Mega mines

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Prices may have fallen back over the past decade, but iron ore exports are still a key component of the Australian economy.

Trump trade row

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Donald Trump's insistence that he needs to make trade more "fair" threatens to spark a global trade war.

Up in smoke

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

After a boom period, the UK's vaping shops face an uncertain future which could see many close.

Refugee or future surgeon?

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

On World Refugee Day, one Syrian girl talks about doing homework in a tent and her future ambitions.

Feeling the heat?

Monday, 18 June 2018

As demand for air conditioning goes through the roof, what are the implications for our planet?

Cancer and career

Sunday, 17 June 2018

How one entrepreneur had to quit work to battle cancer, leaving his co-founder to grow their company on his own.

Tarot vs Trump

Saturday, 16 June 2018

Tarot cards are growing in popularity as a way to cope with uncertain times.

What's it thinking?

Thursday, 14 June 2018

"Deep learning" algorithms are becoming so complex their creators don't understand how they work.

Going underground

Thursday, 14 June 2018

In order to protect crops from drought, flash floods and increasing temperatures, Bolivian farmers are moving their farms underground.

24 hours from Yorkshire

Wednesday, 13 June 2018

The 24 hour race at Le Mans is usually dominated by big car manufacturers. But this year smaller teams are in with a chance of victory.

Move aside Trump

Wednesday, 13 June 2018

Why South Korean TV shows - so-called K-dramas - are growing in popularity around the world.

Moana, Rapunzel and sport

Wednesday, 13 June 2018

The business model for women's sport can't merely be a smaller version of that found in men's sport.

Hidden writing

Tuesday, 12 June 2018

Cutting-edge tech is examining ancient manuscripts for earlier texts written below the surface.

Female unfriendly

Monday, 11 June 2018

How using off-putting language can mean people you want to apply for a job don't bother.

Discount crisis?

Monday, 11 June 2018

Does the collapse of Poundworld into administration suggest the day of the pound shop is over?

Glittering career

Sunday, 10 June 2018

How US entrepreneur Kendra Scott set up and grew her eponymous jewellery company.

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