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As the ice melts, Greenland considers its future

Thu, 01/09/2020 - 00:01
As the US prepares to open a consulate in Greenland, there are concerns over American influence.

'Worst year for retail in 25 years' says trade body

Thu, 01/09/2020 - 00:01
Total sales fell last year for the first time since 1995, says the British Retail Consortium.

Danger washing machine repair dates to be revealed

Thu, 01/09/2020 - 00:01
Owners of the fire-prone Hotpoint and Indesit machines fear a much longer wait to hot wash their clothes.

My Money: 'I made it through the day without spending a dollar'

Thu, 01/09/2020 - 00:00
As part of a new BBC blog series, Chelsea Thomas shares what she spent her money on this week.

World Bank warns on global growth

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 21:54
Global economic growth is likely to be only slightly faster than the weak performance in 2019, the Bank says.

Travelex employee: 'Hack has left us shell-shocked'

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 17:51
Hackers say they will sell customer data online unless the currency firm pays a multi-million-pound ransom.

Execs accuse McDonald's of racial discrimination

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 17:12
Two women are taking legal action, claiming a "pattern and practice of intentional race discrimination".

Ghosn: Decision to flee was hardest of my life

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 14:18
The fugitive ex-car boss said his treatment in Japan was against international standards of justice.

Former Nissan and Renault chief executive Carlos Ghosn explains why he left Japan

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 13:33
Former Nissan and Renault chief executive Carlos Ghosn explains why he escaped Japan while awaiting trial, after his arrest in November 2018.

Greggs staff to get £300 bonus after 'phenomenal year'

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 13:06
The bakery chain says its "now iconic" vegan sausage roll helped boost sales.

Anglo American eyes bid for potash mine firm Sirius Minerals

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 11:19
The firm's interest makes it more likely potash will be mined in the North York Moors National Park.

'Girl boss' advert banned for gender stereotyping

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 10:23
A ban on adverts featuring "harmful gender stereotypes" came into force last June.

Sainsbury's blames toy sales for quiet Christmas

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 10:08
The supermarket revealed that like-for-like sales were down 0.7% in the final 15 weeks of the year.

Deliveroo to create 70 tech jobs at Edinburgh HQ this year

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 07:04
The engineering and design roles will more than treble the online food delivery company's capital workforce.

Carlos Ghosn: Nissan inquiry a 'gross perversion'

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 04:11
Mr Ghosn is set to speak to media on Wednesday in Lebanon after his surprise escape from Japan ahead of his trial.

Iran attack: Crude oil prices jump after Iraq missile attacks

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 03:09
Iran said the attacks were in retaliation for the death of the country's top commander Qasem Soleimani.

Food 'made from air' could compete with soya

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 00:43
Finnish scientists say the food could be grown with near-zero greenhouse gas emissions.

CEO Secrets: The boss who likes to hotdesk with his workers

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 00:12
CEO Secrets meets the boss who likes to hotdesk with his workforce.

What Google and Facebook owe to a 19th-Century machine

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 00:12
Often called the "new oil", data is immensely valuable - but only if processed in the right way.

Bosses are wary of the return of the corporate raider

Wed, 01/08/2020 - 00:10
Corporate raiders may now style themselves as "shareholder activists" but firms are no less worried.