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Amazon to open 'four-star' store in New York

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 12:41
The shops will only sell items that received good ratings from customers when they were bought online.

H&M shares jump as online drives sales

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 12:17
Shares in the world's second-biggest clothing chain rise 9% after it reports strong growth in sales.

'No deal Brexit' would damage both sides, warns ex-EU boss

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 12:05
No-one should argue a no-deal Brexit would only damage the UK, says a former EU agriculture commissioner.

Italy budget under pressure over plan to 'abolish poverty'

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 11:34
Italy's populist government has big budget plans - but its own finance minister is in the way.

Uber pays $148m over data breach cover-up

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 11:24
The 2016 breach involved hackers grabbing data on millions of Uber customers and drivers.

Bonmarche shares sink 20% on profit warning

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 08:49
The warm weather and weak consumer demand have held back sales, the womenswear chain says.

Ofgem orders energy firms to improve complaints handling

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 08:17
The regulator clamps down on the 11 biggest energy suppliers over customer complaints.

The hi-tech trousers inspired by Wallace and Gromit

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 00:45
Researchers inspired by a Wallace and Gromit film have developed trousers with artificial muscles.

Hyderabad homes and pavements made from used plastic bags

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 00:20
Businesses in India may have found a way to turn plastic rubbish into a golden business opportunity.

India's 'king of motorbikes' shares yoga tips for success

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 00:20
India's "king of motorbikes", Rajiv Bajaj, shares his business philosophy, which he bases on yoga principles.

Will 5G be necessary for self-driving cars?

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 00:16
Self-driving cars will need to be connected, but will we need 5G to realise autonomous vehicles?

Why countries print money outside their borders

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 00:06
Making money from making money is big business. Many countries print notes outside their borders with private companies.

Goldman Sachs's Marcus could boost UK savings rates

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 00:02
Goldman Sachs is well-known for its investment bank, but will now also offer a savings account.

Fraudsters target victims on social media

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 00:01
National Trading Standards highlights range of evolving threats facing both consumers and business.

Ten big-name firms to publish parental leave policies online

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 00:01
The change has been driven by MP Jo Swinson, who wants all big firms to be transparent on leave policies.

IMF boosts bailout for crisis-hit Argentina

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 23:32
The IMF will make $57bn in emergency funds available to Argentina as it wrestles with an economic crisis.

Chancellor calls early Budget to fit round Brexit talks

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 17:30
The next UK Budget will be on 29 October, Chancellor Philip Hammond says.

Watchdog calls on Ryanair to compensate customers

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 17:23
CAA says Ryanair must compensate passengers for any disruption caused by Friday's strikes.

Federal Reserve poised to raise interest rates

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 16:49
The US central bank is expected to increase interest rates for the eighth time since 2015.

Rupert Murdoch ends Sky control with Comcast stake sale

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 16:39
Sale of 39% stake ends the media mogul's control of the satellite broadcaster after almost 30 years.