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Serwotka on universal credit and closing job centres

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 15:08
PCS union boss says the government 'obsessed' that everybody can access welfare services online

Donald Trump: Has US debt fallen since the president took office?

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 15:07
Reality Check looks at a number of President Trump's claims on the economy.

UK lenders cutting back on unsecured loans, says Bank

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 15:02
Non-mortgage lending is set to tighten in the coming months, a Bank of England survey suggests.

Clean Growth Plan could see stamp duty incentive for homeowners

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 14:30
The changes are part of the Clean Growth Plan to reduce the UK's greenhouse emissions.

Trouble brews for Darjeeling tea

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 13:49
Darjeeling tea may become more difficult to get hold of. Political unrest halted production for three month this year and this has hit India's entire tea industry.

Deadlock over UK's Brexit bill, says EU's Michel Barnier

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 13:08
The EU negotiator calls the lack of agreement "disturbing" but says "decisive progress" is possible.

HSBC appoints John Flint as new chief executive

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 12:12
John Flint takes over from outgoing boss Stuart Gulliver, and will start his new role next February.

Record September traffic at Stansted

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 11:39
More than 2.45 million passengers travel through the airport, breaking a record set 10 years ago.

Avocados: Spanish company launches low-fat variety

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 11:19
The firm say their avocados could have 30% less fat than normal varieties of the popular fruit.

Woodwork skills shortage prompts recruitment campaign

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 11:03
The British Woodworking Federation warns the lack of skilled joiners is stifling business growth.

Lufthansa set to sign Air Berlin deal

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 10:09
Germany's biggest airline is buying parts of its rival, which collapsed in August.

Just Eat shares up as Hungryhouse deal moves closer

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 09:49
Competition authorities give provisional clearance to Just Eat's bid for Hungryhouse.

Trump and Trudeau discuss Bombardier-Boeing row

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 07:54
Canada's PM says he "disagrees vehemently" with a US tax ruling that threatens Belfast jobs.

Energy price cap plans to be published

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 07:31
Draft legislation designed to bring down the cost of energy bills is to be set out later.

Kobe Steel president: More data fabrication cases possible

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 06:55
Toyota and GM are among firms checking if they used sub-standard materials from Kobe Steel.

Gucci boss pledges firm to go fur free in 2018

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 04:34
The president of the Italian fashion house announced the change at the London College of Fashion.

Timber travel

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 00:11
A growing number of firms are crafting bikes using wood, but some cyclists remain wary

Apple boss: Dead heroes better than living

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 00:03
Apple's chief executive advises young leaders to look to the dead among other business tips.

New Board of Trade established by government

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 00:00
A 17th Century advisory body on trade has new life breathed into it.

Sky deal: James Murdoch faces shareholders at annual meeting

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 00:00
The pay-TV company's chairman faces key shareholder vote as the takeover by Fox hangs in the balance.

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