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'You'll fail a lot, but failure is hollow'

4 hours 37 min ago
You'll fail a lot but you'll learn as an entrepreneur from your failures, says Mohamed Al Awadhi.

'I broke 22 bones and lost a year's memory'

4 hours 43 min ago
The multimillionaire Dutch businessman who risks his life racing off road motorbikes.

UK's richest man eyes North Sea oil and gas fields

8 hours 50 min ago
Jim Ratcliffe's company Ineos is in talks to buy assets reportedly worth $3bn from ConocoPhillips.

Apec summit ends without statement over US-China division

20 hours 29 min ago
There is no formal leaders's statement for the first time amid competing visions for the region.

Mental health: Firms ask PM to deliver on pledge

Sat, 11/17/2018 - 11:46pm
Bosses ask the PM to honour a pledge to give it the same status as physical health in the workplace.

Dream job: ‘My 9-to-5 is a US road trip’

Sat, 11/17/2018 - 7:08pm
Financial adviser Leo Millward has found a way to turn his job into an American road-trip odyssey.

The streaming wars: Can Disney topple Netflix?

Sat, 11/17/2018 - 7:02pm
Netflix is the leader in online video. Will Disney's plans check its growth?

Klarna: The £1bn High Street giant you might not know

Sat, 11/17/2018 - 3:26am
Klarna is a Swedish bank taking the High Street by storm. But critics say it could cause problem debt.

Xi Jinping: US-China trade war will produce no winners

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 11:53pm
The Chinese leader's comments can be seen as a veiled swipe at Donald Trump's America First policies.

University students hit by wave of fake tax refund emails

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 7:09pm
The UK's tax authority says thousands of reports have come in from various universities in the last month.

Publisher of the 'i' newspaper sets out rescue plan

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 5:55pm
Johnston Press plans to file for administration with its assets then immediately sold to its lenders.

How long can gin stay in high spirits?

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 5:39pm
Gin has gone from a drink for posh parents and old buffers to the hippest spirit in the UK - but is it on the wane again?

Brexit turmoil: Small businesses 'fed up with the whole thing'

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 5:34pm
Small businesses owners give their reaction to the Brexit talks and the PM's draft Brexit agreement.

Trump raises hopes of China trade deal

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 2:23pm
The US president says he thinks a "deal will be made" with China over trade.

'Virgin Media charged me an outrageous sum'

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 12:16pm
John Jones tells the BBC he was charged a £240 contract break fee despite being with Virgin Media for seven years.

Publisher pulls plug on ShortList magazine

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 8:47am
Free men's mag with 500,000 circulation ends print edition as publisher focuses on Stylist.

Pound steadies after biggest fall since 2016

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 7:22am
Sterling stabilises after Thursday's political turmoil, although shares in banks and housebuilders remain weak.

Search starts for next National Lottery operator

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 4:16am
Gambling Commission wants next operator to maximise returns to good causes after Camelot's licence ends.

Hockney painting breaks auction record for living artist

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 2:19am
The price of Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) is the highest for a living artist.

EE and Virgin Media fined £13.3m for overcharging customers

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 2:17am
The companies overcharged phone and broadband customers leaving their contracts early, Ofcom said.


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