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How sticking plasters became a million dollar idea

Fri, 11/29/2019 - 00:16
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how sticking plasters became a million dollar idea.

Can old fridges be recycled to make new ones?

Fri, 11/29/2019 - 00:09
What happens to your old fridge when it's time to replace it, the BBC's Dougal Shaw reports.

How to make phone batteries that last longer

Fri, 11/29/2019 - 00:08
A breakthrough in battery technology would be an engineering triumph and spur to other technologies.

Black Friday: I feel guilty about how much I return

Fri, 11/29/2019 - 00:06
The return of unwanted goods bought in Black Friday sales is costing retailers billions.

General election 2019: How do spending plans compare?

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 14:03
The three biggest UK parties have published their manifestos, how do their spending plans compare?

General election 2019: Tory and Labour spending plans 'not credible' - IFS

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 13:53
Both main parties are not being honest ahead of the general election, an influential research group says.

City Football Group: Manchester City's parent company buys majority stake in India's Mumbai City FC

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 13:42
Manchester City's parent company - City Football Group - agrees deal to acquire majority stake in Indian side Mumbai City FC.

TSB branch closure locations revealed

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 12:53
Some 370 positions will be hit by the closures as TSB aims to revive itself following an IT crisis.

Bifab among NnG wind farm contract beneficiaries

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 11:44
Beleaguered Bifab yard among Scottish companies named to help build huge wind farm off Fife coast.

UK house price growth low for a year, says Nationwide

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 10:00
Annual growth in prices has been below 1% for the past 12 months, the Nationwide says.

Peacocks set to rescue Bonmarché from collapse

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 09:38
A deal for the fashion chain draws closer, but 30 stores are to shut putting up to 240 jobs at risk.

Will the US's Hong Kong rights law derail trade talks?

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 09:29
A US law supporting Hong Kong protesters could complicate US-China talks aimed at striking a trade deal.

Japan beer exports to South Korea hit zero amid trade spat

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 06:39
Japanese beer exports to South Korea flat-line as a trade row between the countries simmers.

Digital screens 'are crippling my business'

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 06:36
About 1,000 UK businesses have signed advertising deals which could leave them in debt.

TikTok apologises and reinstates banned US teen

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 00:46
Chinese-owned TikTok has apologised to a US teenager who criticised China's treatment of Muslims.

What Trump wants from global trade

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 00:29
President Trump believes the US is being unfairly treated by other countries when it comes to trade.

My Money: 'I have been in the debt trap ever since'

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 00:28
As part of a new BBC blog series, reader Caroline Thurston shares what she spent her money on this week.

Loan sharks cash in on Black Friday spending spree

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 00:27
Illegal money lenders are targeting people around Black Friday, campaigners warn.

Netflix 'reactivated' users without permission

Thu, 11/28/2019 - 00:19
Some former Netflix customers are being charged subscription fees, months after closing their accounts.

Tata Steel: 1,000 UK jobs to go amid worldwide cuts

Wed, 11/27/2019 - 20:04
Two-thirds of the job losses will be management and office-based roles, the firm says.