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How healthy are Britain's banks?

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 17:51
Stress test results will be published tomorrow, along with the Bank of England's Brexit deal assessment.

Food warehouses 'almost full' ahead of Brexit

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 14:07
Firms looking for places to store extra supplies in the run-up to Brexit may be too late, MPs are told.

Viagogo ordered to clean up ticket sales

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 13:49
A court instructs the ticket reseller to warn buyers if there is a risk of being turned away at the door.

Minimum wage rises 'hit profits, not jobs'

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 12:45
Prices have risen in some sectors but fears of job losses have been unfounded, a report says.

Fast fashion: 'How do you justify selling a £2 T-shirt?'

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 12:00
MPs quiz big clothes retailers about the environmental impact of so-called "fast fashion".

Uber fined £385,000 for losing UK customer data

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 11:07
The ride-hailing company should have done more to protect user data, say UK data regulators.

'Park anywhere' electric bike hire launched in Milton Keynes

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 10:36
The bikes use a motor to help cyclists, but similar schemes with pedal bikes have been widely vandalised.

Why is Jack Ma a member of the Communist Party of China?

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 10:29
One of China's highest-profile capitalists has been revealed to be a party member by the People's Daily.

Theresa May's Brexit deal is doomed - Sir Michael Fallon

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 09:06
The former defence secretary says Theresa May's EU agreement is the "worst of all worlds".

Thomas Cook still suffering from heatwave

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 08:17
The travel firm issues its second profit warning in two months after a slump in holiday bookings.

Trump likely to go ahead with China tariff hike

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 03:11
Donald Trump says the US is likely to raise tariffs as planned and tax more Chinese goods if talks fail.

Trump populism a 'shout of pain', says Greenspan

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 01:30
Donald Trump's trade policies will hurt ordinary Americans, says the former Federal Reserve boss.

Inside Sellafield's death zone with the nuclear clean-up robots

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 01:22
As Sellafield's Thorp nuclear reprocessing plant closes, the huge and dangerous clean-up begins.

Brexit deal 'could cut UK growth by 5.5%' by 2030

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 01:14
New trade barriers and lower immigration will drag on growth, says report by the IFS and others.

Women gain higher earnings from degrees

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 01:10
University gives women a 28% pay advantage but a degree has much smaller gains for men.

London dominates UK jobs growth over past decade

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 01:10
But the north-east of England saw the lowest percentage increase in new jobs, analysis shows.

Why is India's largest camel fair struggling?

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 00:27
A recent change in the law means many camel breeders in Rajasthan are struggling to find buyers.