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British Steel: Rival bidder on standby if Jingye sale fails

5 hours 3 min ago
Turkish giant Cengiz is "ready to bid" if UK government rescue talks with Jingye fall through.
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Brexit: Zero tariff, zero quota aim for trade talks, says Barclay

6 hours 8 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 39 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 9 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 48 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 3 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 21 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 24 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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