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British Steel: Rival bidder on standby if Jingye sale fails

5 hours 11 min ago
Turkish giant Cengiz is "ready to bid" if UK government rescue talks with Jingye fall through.
Categories: Business

Brexit: Zero tariff, zero quota aim for trade talks, says Barclay

6 hours 17 min ago
The prime minister will set out trade talk details in a speech next month, says the Brexit secretary.
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HS2: Cabinet minister has 'gut feeling' rail project will be cleared

9 hours 48 min ago
Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay tells the BBC he believes the high-speed rail project will go ahead.
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Memorial benches: 'A quiet reminder of people gone, but not forgotten'

15 hours 18 min ago
Dedicated benches can be a place of solace, but may only be temporary and costs can be prohibitive.
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The rapid rise of 'Buy now, pay later'

15 hours 57 min ago
Deals allowing customers to spread payments interest-free are increasing but charities warn of building debts.
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Brexit day 50p coin unveiled by Chancellor Sajid Javid

17 hours 12 min ago
It comes after the original batch of coins had to be melted down when the Brexit deadline was extended.
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Boeing 777X: World’s largest twin-engine jet completes first flight

18 hours 30 min ago
The 777X test flight comes after Boeing's 737 Max plane was grounded following two fatal crashes.
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Coronavirus: Could it damage the global economy?

19 hours 33 min ago
Inevitably, it will have economic consequences. But how severe and how far will they spread?
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Brexit: US 'wants to reach trade deal with UK this year'

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 15:48
The US's treasury secretary says he is "optimistic" a deal can be reached with the UK this year.
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Harry and Meghan: Hagan Homes apologises over housing ads

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 14:56
Hagan Homes says its homes "fit for part-time royalty" campaign was intended to be "light-hearted".
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Fraud victims 'failed' as criminals 'operate with impunity' - report

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 12:16
A review into the handling of fraud cases finds forces have "not kept pace" with the rise in cases.
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Home sellers risk losing money over quick sales

Sat, 01/25/2020 - 02:35
Trading Standards warns homeowners to be careful when using quick-sale estate agents.
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Davos 2020: Quarrels, but little consensus

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 22:02
The World Economic Forum at Davos produced rows over climate change and trade, but little consensus.
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'Beales failure would be disaster for my business'

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 22:02
Ian Siddall says the troubled department store owes him £25,000 for thousands of handbags.
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Boeing: US regulator FAA 'pleased' with 737 progress

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 21:11
The plane has been grounded since March 2019 after two fatal crashes.
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Flybe owners seek £100m government loan

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 19:44
The company confirmed last week that it was seeking a loan on "commercial" terms.
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Hawkin's Bazaar collapses into administration

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 16:26
Nearly 180 jobs are at risk at the gift and toy company, which has 19 shops across the UK.
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UK's best High Street is Welsh valleys town Treorchy

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 16:11
Treorchy has been praised for a thriving community - bursting with independent businesses.
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Ladbrokes Coral review a conflict of interest, say MPs

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 15:56
MPs say it is "woefully naive" for betting firms to lead a review into schemes for VIP customers.
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Wetherspoons: Pub chain tells parents to stick to two drinks

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 14:14
The pub chain says it wants to deter "unruly behaviour" in pubs by children left unsupervised.
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