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FTSE 100 falls as pound holds above $1.30

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 08:54
Sterling remains above the $1.30 mark following hints that interest rate rises might be back on the cards.

Game Digital warns on profit on low Switch supplies

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 08:18
The video games retailer says low supplies of the Nintendo Switch will hit earnings.

Cutting rail suicides

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 06:26
Network Rail staff and transport police attend a suicide-prevention course which helps the vulnerable.

Bitcoin accepted at New York pre-school

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 00:50
The head of two Montessori schools in New York won't let parents pay by credit card - but he is accepting Bitcoin.

Artist recreates Star Wars trailer on 1984 Apple computer

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 00:20
BBC Click’s Marc Cieslak looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories.

Surge pricing

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 00:09
We are used to prices fluctuating on flights, taxis and hotels, but what if the same thing happened on the high street?

Citizens Advice warning over 'phantom goods' scams

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 00:06
Cars, flights, and insurance are sold at bargain prices online, but some do not exist so buyers lose out.

Online fraud 'overlooked' by government says watchdog

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 00:01
The growing problem needs "an urgent response" coordinated by the Home Office, says the NAO.

Asia's 1997 financial crisis: How did it happen?

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 00:01
Twenty years ago, several major South East Asian economies teetered on the edge of disaster. But how did it happen?

20 years on

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 00:01
Test your knowledge (and your memory) of the economic downturn that shocked Asia and the world.

Jeremy Corbyn sacks three frontbenchers over single market vote

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 22:33
Three frontbenchers are fired for rebelling against Labour's leader during a vote on the Queen's Speech.

UK workers 'frustrated by flatlining pay', says key economist

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 22:10
UK pay has stagnated for a decade, Bank of England chief economist Andy Haldane says.

Haldane: UK pay has flatlined

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 22:08
UK pay growth has stagnated over the past decade, with one of the main causes being flatlining output in the economy, Bank of England chief economist Andy Haldane says.

EU appeals WTO decision in Boeing dispute

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 20:35
The 13-year dispute between the US and the EU over subsidies to rival aerospace giants is set to continue.

Explaining India's Goods and Services Tax: In 90 seconds

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 16:51
India is replacing its current system of regionally-based tax arrangements with a nationwide Goods and Services Tax, but what will it mean for the country?

Should men have to wear ties to work any more?

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 14:45
The Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow, has said male MPs will no longer have to wear ties in the chamber. So should anyone be expected to wear a tie to work any more?

US growth rate revised higher

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 14:02
The US economy grew at a faster pace than previously thought in the first three months of the year.