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Oil firm in major North Sea gas discovery

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 10:12
The energy company says initial tests off Shetland indicated there could be one trillion cubic feet of gas which could be extracted.

Thomas Cook blames heatwave for profit warning

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 08:47
The travel firm's shares plummet 25% after it says the heatwave meant customers stayed home to enjoy the sun.

Carrefour denies making bid approach for Casino

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 07:53
Casino says it has rejected a bid approach from Carrefour, which denies any kind of approach.

US-China trade: US imposes biggest round of tariffs yet

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 05:32
About half of all Chinese products entering the US will be subject to the new duties after this round.

'They were not comfortable about hiring a woman'

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 00:24
When Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw couldn't get a job as a brewer because she was a woman, she set up a drugs business that is now worth $5.6bn.

Shared ownership: Problems halved or doubled?

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 00:23
Shared ownership, Help to Buy, and the Starter Home scheme can be confusing. Are they the answer for buying a first home?

Will organic revolution boost farming in India?

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 00:19
Sikkim's been declared India's first fully organic state, so will this revolution boost farming?

The woman reclaiming nude for women of colour

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 00:10
Fashion brand Nubian Skin was borne out of Ade Hassan's frustration that she couldn’t find nude tights to match her skin tone.

Labour conference: John McDonnell unveils £500 workers share plan

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 22:00
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell says he would force all large firms to share ownership with staff.

Porsche stops making diesel cars after VW emissions scandal

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 15:01
The manufacturer eyes a "diesel-free" future after its parent company cheated emissions tests.

PPI fuelling fraud culture, says Barclays boss

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 11:58
The level of bogus claims is enormous and the government is complicit, the bank's chairman says.

Will 'Modicare' be a success in India?

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 10:15
India has launched its new flagship health insurance scheme, dubbed "Modicare".

Mike Ashley blames greed for House of Fraser store closures

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 09:44
House of Fraser's new owner said "greedy landlords" led to three stores having to shut.

The tea tycoon who was 'the world's best loser'

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 01:09
The extraordinary life of Sir Thomas Lipton: rags-to-riches tycoon, self-publicist, philanthropist and sportsman.

Spain's La Liga sets global goals

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 00:47
Plans to play top flight competitive Spanish games in North America are only part of a plan for worldwide growth.

Sky: Comcast outbids Fox with £30bn bid for broadcaster

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 20:09
US cable giant wins rare blind auction process set by the UK's Takeover Panel with £30bn offer.

Co-op to replace plastic bags with compostable carriers

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 17:53
The supermarket chain says the new biodegradable bags will be brought in at 1,400 of its stores.

Petrol prices could fall by £1.50 a tank, says the AA

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 09:08
Fuel prices are at a four-year high, but the AA says a supermarket price war could lower costs.

How do you solve catastrophic hyperinflation?

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 00:49
What could Venezuela's government learn from these five historic cases of hyperinflation?

Minimum wage: Workers underpaid by record £15.6m

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 00:19
Some 200,000 workers missed out on being paid at least the minimum wage rate in the past year.

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