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Asda sales growth slows amid 'challenging' trade

3 hours 43 min ago
Sales growth eased at the UK's third largest supermarket chain as Brexit uncertainty affected shoppers.

Estonia orders Danske Bank branch to shut

3 hours 48 min ago
The bank's Tallinn branch has been at the centre of a money-laundering scandal.

Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel fashion designer, dead at 85

6 hours 17 min ago
Superstar fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld dies, aged 85, in Paris, French media report.

UK employment hits another record high

8 hours 34 min ago
A record 32.6 million people were in work between October and December, official figures show.

Kimbolton Fireworks ceases trading after 55 years

10 hours 1 min ago
It supplied fireworks for the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Replacing failed shops 'won't save city centres'

10 hours 17 min ago
Authorities should try to attract high-paying office jobs to revive the High Street, a think tank says.

Rail customers 'unable to collect pre-paid tickets'

10 hours 19 min ago
Rail companies have been advising customers to travel with their ticket confirmation email.

Honda confirms Swindon car plant closure

10 hours 26 min ago
The move will cost thousands of jobs and comes as other Japanese firms cut UK investment.

HSBC profits hit by China slowdown

11 hours 3 min ago
Profits at Europe's largest bank rise by less than forecast after a challenging end to 2018.

Female mechanic helps women learn about cars

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 7:45pm
Louise Baker says women shouldn't mind getting dirty and enjoy working with cars.

'People use storage for life events'

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 7:04pm
"We have to be mindful of the moments in life our customers are in," says storage boss Anthony Paine.

How Brexit hit the pound in your pocket

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 7:03pm
The value of the pound has changed a lot over the past three years - making us all a little poorer.

Could hackers 'brainjack' your memories in future?

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 7:03pm
A decade from now, memory-boosting implants could be available commercially, but at what risk?

Fast fashion: 'Penny on a garment' to drive clothes recycling

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 7:00pm
Clothing brands and retailers should pay per item to fund a £35m annual recycling scheme, MPs say.

Ren Zhengfei described the arrest of his daughter as politically motivated.

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 5:04pm
Ren Zhengfei described the arrest of his daughter Meng Wanzhou, the company's chief financial officer, as politically motivated.

The US cannot crush us, says Huawei founder

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 5:00pm
Ren Zhengfei tells BBC that Huawei will survive despite security concerns and the criminal case against his daughter.

Ren Zhengfei: Huawei's reclusive founder

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 12:41pm
When Ren Zhengfei started Huawei in 1987 little did he know it would become a global telecoms giant.

Honda set to close Swindon car plant

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 10:40am
The carmaker is set to announce the closure of its Swindon plant in 2022, jeopardising 3,500 jobs, sources say.

Flybmi won't be the last airline failure, say analysts

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 8:39am
The airline's collapse follows a string of European failures as a perfect storm hits the industry.

Manchester United: Saudi Arabia prince Mohammed Bin Salman denies takeover bid

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 6:01am
Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman's media minister has denied reports linking him with a £3.8bn takeover of Manchester United.

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