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Commonwealth Bank charged fees to dead clients, inquiry hears

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 05:50
One Commonwealth Bank customer had been deceased for 11 years, an inquiry hears.

Why India's Paytm isn't afraid of WhatsApp

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 00:44
India's youngest billionaire, Vijay Shekhar Sharma, says Indian firms are ready to challenge the West.

What happens if you ban plastic?

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 00:14
Maharashtra in India has imposed a wide-ranging ban on plastic. How does that affect producers?

Recession risk

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 00:09
The World Trade Organization faces challenges on two fronts that threaten the way it does business.

Apprenticeship levy 'unfit for purpose' in current form

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 00:04
The new scheme to fund apprenticeships needs to be reformed, says the British Chambers of Commerce.

Senior WPP boss says staff 'liberated' after Sorrell exit

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 00:02
The chief executive of WPP-owned Mediacom says Sorrell had an "owner's mentality" about running the firm.

Heartbreak hotel

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 22:31
Chris Richardson's life fell apart after the bank took his hotel and sold it to its own property division.

Starbucks race row: Howard Schultz 'ashamed' of cafe arrest

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 18:59
Howard Schultz said Philadelphia Starbucks incident was "reprehensible" and "not who Starbucks is."

Elon Musk: Just walk out of bad meetings

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:45
Tesla's chief advises staff to cut short phone calls and meetings as he aims to boost production.

IMF issues warning on global debt

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 14:31
The IMF says governments should use the current strong economic growth to strengthen their finances.

Clydesdale Bank sets aside extra £350m for PPI claims

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 13:44
The bank says it is setting aside another £350m after reporting a higher than expected number of claims.

Justin Trudeau wants 'seamless' UK trade deal after Brexit

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 12:53
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wants a deal that will "flip over the day after Brexit".

TalkSport take overseas cricket rights from BBC

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 12:21
The commercial broadcaster will cover England's upcoming tours of Sri Lanka and the West Indies.

More choose budget funerals, says Dignity

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 12:06
Dignity says more customers are opting for no-frills services but the rise has not undermined revenues.

UK inflation falls to lowest in a year

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:00
A slowdown in womenswear price rises during March sent UK consumer price inflation down to 2.5%.

Bitcoin peaks and falls become race tracks

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 10:37
The rapidly changing value of crypto-currency has been turned into a mobile game.

Bullring owner Hammerson pulls back from Intu takeover

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 08:05
Bullring shopping centre owner Hammerson tells shareholders it no longer wants to buy rival Intu.

De La Rue abandons passport appeal

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 07:43
The firm gives up its efforts to challenge government decision over new UK passport manufacture.

China imposes anti-dumping deposits on US sorghum

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 06:50
US sorghum producers are looking at "all legal options" available to them in response to China's move.

Facebook seeks facial recognition consent in EU and Canada

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 05:56
Amid a privacy crisis, Facebook asks permission to expand use of facial recognition technology.