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German spy agency warns of Chinese LinkedIn espionage

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 22:55
Germany's spy agency says China is using the site to gather information on politicians.

A political Fed

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 20:30
As Jerome Powell prepares to take over the Federal Reserve, is the era of central bank independence ending?

Brexit: David Davis wants 'Canada plus plus plus' trade deal

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 19:11
The Brexit secretary says he wants a tariff-free trade deal, as Labour suggests paying for market access.

Qatar buys 24 Eurofighter Typhoon jets in £6bn deal

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 18:17
The move will help safeguard thousands of jobs at BAE Systems, mainly at Warton in Lancashire.

Max Clifford dies in hospital aged 74

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 15:29
Former celebrity publicist Max Clifford has died in hospital, aged 74, after collapsing in prison.

Two-year degrees to lower tuition fees

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 10:43
Jo Johnson wants to change the system where three-year degrees have "crowded out" anything else.

Apple 'to buy Shazam for $400m'

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 10:07
The music recognition app already makes most of its money by referring music buyers to Apple's iTunes.

Paint and sip

Sun, 12/10/2017 - 00:30
Learning to paint while enjoying a drink has become a popular pastime - but can you improve under the influence?

Brexit: What still needs to be worked out?

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 10:18
As the first phase of talks come to an end, what's been agreed and what is still to come?

The woman making money from food porn

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 00:21
Meet Kimberly Espinel, the blogger earning a crust from teaching people how to photograph food for Instagram.

Bitcoin: 'I'm part of a crazy wave'

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 22:05
Three people share their experiences of buying Bitcoin.

Financial secrets

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 21:49
A "revolution" in our financial lives will begin next month, but what is it and how will it work?

Is Trump the WTO's biggest threat?

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 21:34
As the World Trade Organization meets in Argentina, is the US President undermining its existence?

US jobs growth stronger than expected

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 16:07
A rebound after the disruption caused by hurricanes boosted US employment last month.

Spotify and Tencent Music buy stake in each other

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 15:55
Two of the world's most popular online music streaming services are buying shares in one another.

Abu Dhabi authorities revealed as buyers of $450m 'Leonardo painting'

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 15:20
Its Department of Culture and Tourism is revealed as the buyer of the record-breaking painting.

Drought in Cape Town hits local economy

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 14:11
A severe drought in Cape Town, South Africa, is having a big impact on the local economy.

New safety systems for London's trams

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 13:21
The BBC's Richard Westcott looks at Transport for London's warning systems aimed at stopping tram drivers dozing off.

EU agrees biggest free trade deal with Japan

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 12:44
The agreement is a challenge to the protectionism championed by US President Donald Trump.

Ghana's 'brand-building' ideas guru

Fri, 12/08/2017 - 12:32
Sound and fashion artist Steloolive works with brands to increase their profile.