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Demand for upmarket hotels and "experiences" has lifted profits at the European travel group.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 9:11 am
The clothing firm's shares fall nearly 40% as it warns it could slip to a full-year loss of up to £4m.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 8:57 am
Michael Spavor is believed to have been detained on suspicion of harming China's national security.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 8:18 am
Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley sees "significant challenges" in turning around the department store chain.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 7:58 am
Superfast 5G mobile connectivity may not be able to reach inside buildings. Could light help?
Posted: December 13, 2018, 12:12 am
As the EU threatens to end Cambodia's tariff-free status, textile workers fear it could lead to factory closures and job losses.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 12:06 am
From pigs-in-blankets tea to Christmas tree crisps, retailers are pushing the boundaries with festive food.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 12:05 am
Retailers, squeezed by rising costs and falling sales try to lure back shoppers with pre-Christmas sales
Posted: December 13, 2018, 12:00 am
Tests found Frootiputti slime exceeded EU limits for boron, a chemical that can impair fertility.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 12:00 am
Brexit uncertainty is expected to hit the property market over the next three months, surveyors say.
Posted: December 13, 2018, 12:00 am
Sterling sheds some of its earlier gains after leadership confidence vote result is revealed.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 11:00 pm
The president says he could act for the good of US trade, as Canada releases Meng Wanzhou on bail.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 10:23 pm
Tencent Music Entertainment Group raises $1.1bn as it lists on the New York Stock Exchange.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 9:52 pm
The woman says if companies were able to spot she had been pregnant, they should also have realised she was bereaved.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 6:19 pm
The struggling retailer posts a £440m loss after it writes down the value of its Carphone Warehouse brand.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 5:09 pm
Fashion retailer considers closing stores amid disappointing sales of winter clothing.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 5:03 pm
Films like Wonderwoman and Moana where women have top billing make more money than those led by men.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 2:48 pm
Living in gentrified areas of Munich is getting pricey - but these renters say they have the answer.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 12:11 am
Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Canada for allegedly breaking US sanctions against Iran.
Posted: December 11, 2018, 11:13 pm
As more firms around the world refuse to take cash, does this mean the end for notes and coins?
Posted: December 11, 2018, 12:06 am
Each paid post is making reality TV stars like Paul Knops and Jamie Jewitt hundreds of pounds - but how?
Posted: December 11, 2018, 12:05 am
Could 5G connection speeds demonstrated by Nokia in Riga, Latvia, be replicated in the real world?
Posted: December 10, 2018, 3:52 pm
Once called the "King of Good Times" due to his extravagant lifestyle, Vijay Mallya has been embroiled in financial scandals since 2012.
Posted: December 10, 2018, 1:58 pm
Choose investors carefully as "the wrong ones can lead to meltdown", says CEO Nikolay Piriankov.
Posted: December 10, 2018, 12:03 am
Rupert Hunt created flat-sharing website SpareRoom - and then ended up needing to use it himself after his marriage ended.
Posted: December 10, 2018, 12:02 am
What should you do when someone gets your name wrong in the professional sphere?
Posted: December 10, 2018, 12:02 am
Christmas can be the most terrible time of the year for people working in shops.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 6:49 am
Does Opec still control the price of oil in today's global market?
Posted: December 7, 2018, 12:48 am
What impact do Christmas trees have on the environment and should you go fake or fir?
Posted: December 7, 2018, 12:41 am
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how crisps became a million dollar idea.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 12:10 am
Chieko Asakawa, blind since 14, develops groundbreaking technology for the visually impaired.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 12:06 am
With the 2019 Women's World Cup draw on Saturday, we look back at the groundbreaking unofficial 1971 event in Mexico.
Posted: December 7, 2018, 12:03 am
The acquittal of two former Tesco directors puts the focus back on the Serious Fraud Office.
Posted: December 6, 2018, 12:11 pm
Some countries are blocking the use of telecoms network equipment from the Chinese firm.
Posted: December 6, 2018, 11:26 am
How superfast mobile connectivity will help dairy farmers monitor the health of their cows.
Posted: December 6, 2018, 12:18 am
Oil prices recently hit 12-month lows. Opec wants to raise them, President Trump wants them lowered.
Posted: December 6, 2018, 12:11 am
Three parents share their very different experiences of staying home to look after their children.
Posted: December 5, 2018, 12:06 am
James Ecclestone runs a small chocolate factory and says that Brexit could force his company to move abroad.
Posted: December 4, 2018, 5:20 pm
Scientists have rebuilt a terraced house inside a laboratory to help make UK homes energy-efficient.
Posted: December 4, 2018, 12:02 am
Sound is enjoying a renaissance in marketing circles, but do firms understand how to use it?
Posted: December 4, 2018, 12:02 am
After a decade-long battle, a small South African community stopped its land being turned into a titanium mine.
Posted: December 3, 2018, 10:35 pm
From Spanish olives to Chinese aluminium, no corner of the world has been untouched by US trade tariffs.
Posted: December 3, 2018, 10:05 pm
Profile of Sports Direct founder and Newcastle United billionaire owner Mike Ashley.
Posted: December 3, 2018, 5:26 pm
The "humanisation" of dogs is driving a booming market in upmarket dog food, accessories and services.
Posted: December 2, 2018, 12:29 am