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Rich list reveals steel family losses

Sun, 24/04/2016 - 07:17
Europe's biggest steelmaker loses more than £2bn in the past year while Lewis Hamilton, Adele and Sir James Dyson make big profits, the Sunday Times Rich List reveals.
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VIDEO: Watch a remote-controlled car paint

Sat, 23/04/2016 - 23:00
The BBC Business series My Shop visits a shop in Coventry where a local painter makes artworks with remote-controlled cars.
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Germans rally against US-EU trade deal

Sat, 23/04/2016 - 13:30
Thousands of people have protested in the German city of Hannover against a proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) deal.
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Will Starbucks be a hit in South Africa?

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 23:31
Will Starbucks make it big in South Africa?
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EU to draw up tax haven blacklist

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 21:53
EU nations agree to draw up a blacklist of tax havens in the wake of the Panama Papers leaks.
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How money has been made over the years

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 20:47
A brief history of currency in five objects
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Chinese investors bet on Manchester

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 20:46
Chinese investors are not just buying property in the UK's "Northern Powerhouse" they are helping to build it, too.
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Emissions mean bumpy ride for carmakers

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 20:44
European carmakers have a rocky week as Volkswagen sets aside billions more for the diesel emissions scandal and German firms agree to recall 630,000 cars.
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Fiat Chrysler to recall 1.1m vehicles

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 20:43
Fiat Chrysler is to recall 1.1m vehicles worldwide over fears they may roll away after drivers get out.
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Google and Microsoft drag on Nasdaq

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 20:43
Wall Street ended the week mixed as disappointing results from Google owner Alphabet and Microsoft weighed on the technology sector.
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North Sea tax receipts slump to £35m

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 19:58
Tax receipts from offshore oil and gas came to only £35m in the last financial year, according to figures from HM Revenue and Customs.
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VW increases emissions bill to €16.2bn

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 18:11
Volkswagen sets aside billions more to cover emissions scandal costs as German carmakers agree to recall 630,000 diesels.
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New £20 design and personality unveiled

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 15:53
Artist JMW Turner will feature on the new design of the Bank of England's £20 note to enter circulation in 2020.
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All-day breakfast boosts McDonald's

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 15:01
McDonald's profits jump 35%, helped by the continued popularity of its all-day breakfast and cut-price offers in the US.
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Greece bailout talks make 'progress'

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 14:38
Eurozone finance ministers say they have made progress in talks about the bailout programme for Greece.
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HSBC to change executive pay policy

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 13:08
HSBC asks shareholders to approve a new pay policy for its executive directors in a move that will cut the maximum amount they can earn by 7%.
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Alton Towers faces fine for Smiler crash

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 11:57
Alton Towers operator Merlin Entertainments admits health and safety breaches over a rollercoaster crash which seriously injured five people.
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German beer law celebrates 500 years

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 11:52
A look at Germany's "Reinheitsgebot" or beer purity law, introduced in 1516 by the Duke of Bavaria and still in place today.
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VIDEO: Kenya's affordable solar power projects

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 11:42
Entrepreneurs in Kenya are harnessing solar energy to provide ordinary Kenyans with power for their homes.
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VIDEO: App helps expectant mums in Cameroon

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 11:38
A young engineer shows the BBC the medical app he has developed for pregnant women.
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