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Electric vehicle sales surge in UK as fuel prices rise

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 10:11
A record one in twelve cars sold in August were hybrid or electric, according to the SMMT.

Theranos: Scandal hit blood-testing firm to shut

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 10:01
Controversial US blood-testing company Theranos is to formally dissolve and pay off creditors.

Mercedes takes on Tesla with fully-electric SUV

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 08:08
The German car giant unveils its first fully-electric luxury model, with a range of 450km.

Brewery boss on being a woman in the beer business

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 06:48
Sarah John went from home brewing to being the boss of a business with 25 people.

Uber to block low-rating riders in Australia and New Zealand

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 05:25
The change will affect customers in Australia and New Zealand who have a rating below four stars. head Liu was arrested in US on allegation of rape, say police

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 04:52
The Chinese billionaire Liu Qiangdong was briefly arrested last week but denies any wrongdoing.

Debit card glitch means thousands charged twice

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 02:59
UK customers were affected after spending in shops, restaurants and other businesses a week ago.

Scottish Gin Society rapped over Facebook adverts

Wed, 09/05/2018 - 00:23
Regulators uphold complaints against 10 "light-hearted" Facebook posts by the Scottish Gin Society.

Nigeria slaps $2bn bill on phone giant MTN

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 17:23
The tax request is the latest dispute between Nigeria and Africa's largest mobile phone operator.

Viagogo sues Ed Sheeran's promoter in fraud claim

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 17:21
The firm claims Stuart Galbraith voided genuine tickets, potentially making fans to pay twice.

Amazon market value tops $1tn

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 17:07
The online retail giant briefly becomes the second US-listed firm to be worth more than a trillion dollars.

Gluten-free family bakery Ultrapharm sold in £25m deal

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 17:04
The Pontypool-based family firm has enjoyed the explosion in popularity in "free from" products.

PA Consulting firm creates 400 NI jobs

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 13:27
The centre will be recruiting specialists in software engineering, data analytics and security.

Colin Kaepernick: Nike suffer #justburnit backlash over advertising campaign

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 12:46
Critics burn Nike trainers and clothing in protest at Colin Kaepernick's appointment as the face of the brand's new advertising campaign.

PlayStation 2 repair services close in Japan

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 10:01
Sony ends its repair service for the PS2 more than 18 years after the console went on sale.

Welsh housebuilder Redrow pre-tax profits up to £380m

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 09:26
Wales' largest housebuilder sees full-year profits up a fifth to £380m.

ING fined €775m for lax crime prevention

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 08:32
The Dutch bank said it regretted its errors meant some customers used accounts for money laundering.

TSB boss Paul Pester to step down after IT fiasco

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 08:11
Chief executive Paul Pester quits after seven years, in the wake of IT failures at the bank.

A digital game or a powerful weapon against boardroom crime?

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 01:49
BBC News takes a look at the latest technology in the fight against fraud, bribery and corruption.

Is 'Brazilian butt lift' surgery a risk worth taking?

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 00:12
How dangerous is the "Brazilian butt lift" and why are people having this form of cosmetic surgery?