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Brilliant Energy becomes tenth energy firm to fail

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 14:39
The domestic energy provider with 17,000 customers ceases trading - the latest of a string of failures.

Brexit: 10 ways you could be affected by no-deal

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 11:30
From your weekly shop to your holiday plans, how could a no-deal Brexit affect you?

Superdry tells co-founder Julian Dunkerton he's not welcome back

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 10:23
Fashion chain says his designs flopped and he should stop trying to return to the firm he founded.

Smart speakers and baking into inflation basket

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 10:18
Q: "Alexa - what is now being used to help calculate the cost of living in the UK?" A: "I am"

No deal Brexit and how businesses are planning for it

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 10:18
In a big week for Brexit small business owners share how they're preparing for the possibility of no deal.

Turkey's economy slides into recession

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 09:09
The trade dispute with the US was one factor pushing Turkey's economy into recession last year.

Climate change: Pledge to cut emissions from dairy farms

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 08:48
A dairy firm is promising to make its farms carbon-neutral by 2050 in a move described as "ambitious".

Tesla to raise prices and keep more stores open

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 07:16
The electric carmaker says prices will rise by 3% and reverses a decision to close stores.

China halts flights using same plane as in Africa crash

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 04:24
The move comes a day after an Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max 8 crash killed all 157 people on board.

Wonky spud vodka couple eye export market

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 00:33
A potato-farming couple are hoping to sell their vodka to overseas markets like the US and Middle East.

RBS trials biometric fingerprint bank card

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 00:32
The bank says the technology is designed to increase security and make payments at tills easier.

Cheese, chops and hops: How will Brexit impact UK producers?

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 00:20
With Brexit looming, a lamb farmer, cheese maker and brewer give their take on what it might hold.

What to do if your business makes you ill

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 00:19
If your business is making you ill, then you're running it the wrong way, says Matthew Upchurch.

Why businesses depend on this man's technology

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 00:15
How tech firm Twilio was able to survive the global financial crisis and grow into a $14bn business.

Hot weather unable to stem shopper decline in February

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 00:06
Last month saw the biggest fall in five years in people visiting stores in February, says the BRC.

Businesses urged to 'do more' to win public contracts

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 00:06
Firms must help to improve society if they want to win public contracts, the UK government says.

What do we know about the Boeing 737 Max-8 aircraft?

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 14:44
The Ethiopian Airlines tragedy is the second fatal crash involving the new type of Boeing aircraft.

McDonnell pledges 'green revolution' jobs

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 13:39
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell says a "green industrial revolution" could create thousands of jobs in Scotland.

Brexit could be lost if deal rejected, Jeremy Hunt says

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 12:42
Tories face "devastating" consequences if MPs do not back Theresa May's deal, Jeremy Hunt says.

Interserve facing crucial vote on rescue plan

Sun, 03/10/2019 - 08:22
Outsourcing giant Interserve is urging shareholders to back its rescue deal this week.