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Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes charged with $700m fraud

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 18:57
The blood testing company, its founder and former president are charged with deceiving investors.

TV pundit Lawrence Kudlow 'to be Trump economic adviser'

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 18:23
The CNBC contributor reportedly will lead the National Economic Council after Gary Cohn quit.

What will the future of cars look like?

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 17:40
Robot taxis, funky lights, a living room on wheels: The Geneva Motor Show gives us a glimpse into the future of motoring.

Downing Street drops penny-pinching plan

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 17:29
Talk of scrapping 1p and 2p coins has been dismissed by the prime minister's spokesman.

Bargain Booze owner finds £30m tax bill

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 16:02
Conviviality, which is also the UK's biggest alcohol wholesaler, discovered the huge bill on Tuesday.

Amazon recalls fire-risk power packs in UK, Europe and US

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 13:19
Six models of the AmazonBasics product have been identified as posing a burns hazard.

All Toys R Us stores expected to close

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 12:33
All of the toy retailer's UK stores are expected to shut their doors in the next six weeks.

Tax rises of £40bn 'needed by mid-2020s' to cut deficit

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 11:57
The government will need to collect more tax to keep spending constant, warns the IFS.

Trump pressure scuppers $140bn chipmaker takeover

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 11:45
Broadcom abandons pursuit of US rival Qualcomm two days after it was blocked by President Trump.

Debt worries emerge from break-ups

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 10:14
Financial shocks such as divorce and redundancy are leading people into debt crises, a charity says.

Morrisons profits jump despite cost rises

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 09:44
The UK's fourth-biggest supermarket chain sees profits and revenues rise despite rising costs.

Online sales surge boosts Zara owner Inditex

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 09:43
Inditex says online sales now account for a tenth of its global total as profits continue to rise.

Balfour Beatty profits jump as turnaround continues

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 08:44
The engineering giant behind Crossrail sees underlying profits double after several years of big losses.

Google bans crypto-currency adverts

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 08:33
The search giant follows Facebook in censoring ads for initial coin offerings and trading services.

Cathay Pacific in its first back-to-back loss in 71 years

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 06:05
The airline is facing tough competition from low-cost Chinese carriers and was hurt by higher fuel prices.

South Korea gaming: Death by overwork sparks calls for change

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 01:52
Critics say "crunch time", an intense burst of work just before a game is released, can be dangerous.

War on plastic may do more harm than good, warns think tank

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 00:16
A think tank warns of the risk of unintended consequences from the current concern over plastics.

Sending home

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 00:07
The money sent home by migrant workers is relied up on by schools in El Salvador

Baby steps

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 00:03
How Mexican entrepreneur Ixchel Anaya launched a reusable nappies business that exports around the globe.

The reusable nappy company with big ambitions

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 00:03
Mexican business Ecopipo exports its fabric, washable nappies around the world.