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Final farewell

3 hours 28 min ago
Empty rails and closing signs as a stalwart of the British High Street says its final farewell.
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Sir Richard Branson 'should lose knighthood' - John McDonnell

6 hours 10 sec ago
British tycoon Sir Richard Branson is a "tax exile" and should be stripped of his knighthood, shadow chancellor John McDonnell suggests.
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Last BHS stores to close for final time after 88 years

6 hours 36 min ago
The last BHS stores are set to close their doors for the final time, ending an 88-year presence on the High Street.
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Nuisance calls: Which? says company bosses should be liable

9 hours 35 min ago
The bosses of firms that make nuisance calls should be held personally responsible, the consumer group Which? says.
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The last BHS stores close their doors

11 hours 38 min ago
The last BHS stores are set to close for the final time after 88 years on the high Street. Joe Lynam reports.
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CEO Secrets: Airbnb co-founder shares tips for success

13 hours 45 min ago
Nathan Blecharczyk, one of the co-founders of Airbnb, offers the business advice he wishes he had been given when he started out.
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Hinkley Point: EDF boss Vincent de Rivaz urges go-ahead

Sun, 28/08/2016 - 03:20
The energy company hoping to build a new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset pleads with the government to give it the go-ahead.
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Building a community restaurant in Botswana

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 20:52
Despite the often frustrating employment situation for young Botswanans, one young entrepreneur is ploughing ahead while remaining thoroughly rooted in his community.
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Pawn addiction

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 20:52
As designer handbags receive record prices at auction, women are increasingly taking them to pawn shops to borrow money against them.
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US to invest $2.5bn in high-speed rail expansion

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 20:36
US vice president Joe Biden announces plans to lend railway operator Amtrak $2.45bn (£1.86bn) to expand services and make upgrades.
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Ben & Jerry's recalls Cookie Dough ice cream batches

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 19:50
Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry's recalls tubs of one of its best-selling products over concern they may contain small pieces of metal.
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Fed's Janet Yellen says case for rate rise has strengthened

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 18:58
The case for raising US interest rates has "strengthened", the head of the Federal Reserve Janet Yellen says.
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Volkswagen to pay US dealers hit by emissions scandal

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 17:22
Germany's Volkswagen tells a US court that it plans to compensate car dealers in America hit by the diesel emissions scandal.
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Prada seeks younger customers in bid for growth

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 15:34
Italian luxury fashion group Prada predicts a return to growth as it seeks to connect with younger customers through online sales and flexible pricing.
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Sir Richard Branson 'thought he would die' in bike crash

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 14:45
Virgin founder Sir Richard Branson says he thought he was "going to die" after crashing his bike on the Caribbean island of Virgin Gorda.
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WhatsApp and Facebook data sharing plan being investigated

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 14:20
The UK's Information Commissioner (ICO) is looking into WhatsApp's decision to share more data with parent company Facebook.
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Three men charged with horsemeat sales fraud

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 13:24
Three men have been charged with fraud for allegedly conspiring to sell horsemeat as beef.
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Tesco sells Euphorium bakery business

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 12:23
Tesco is selling its Euphorium bakery business as chief executive Dave Lewis seeks to turn around the supermarkets fortunes.
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Frankie & Benny's owner Restaurant Group to close 33 sites

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 12:03
The Restaurant Group, the owner of Frankie & Benny's, Chiquito and Garfunkel's, says it will sell or close 33 underperforming sites.
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Isa savings at new record high, says HMRC

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 11:21
Savers put an average of £6,338 into Individual Savings Accounts (Isas) in the last financial year, a rise of 5% on the previous year.
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