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Uncertainty surrounds the details of the trade war truce struck by the US and China at the G20 summit.
Posted: December 4, 2018, 6:51 am
James Ecclestone runs a small chocolate factory and says that Brexit could force his company to move to abroad.
Posted: December 4, 2018, 12:04 am
From Spanish olives to Chinese aluminium, no corner of the world has been untouched by US trade tariffs.
Posted: December 3, 2018, 10:05 pm
Jordi Casamitjana wants to have ethical veganism recognised as a philosophical belief, in a landmark legal action.
Posted: December 3, 2018, 2:53 pm
The Gulf state says it will pull out of the oil cartel in the new year to focus on gas production.
Posted: December 3, 2018, 10:17 am
After years of pessimistic predictions for the British high street, shops have been forced to look at new ways of attracting customers.
Posted: December 3, 2018, 12:34 am
John Brailsford has been made redundant five times, but says losing a job is not the end of the world.
Posted: December 3, 2018, 12:06 am
'Excellence isn't an act, it's a habit'
Posted: December 3, 2018, 12:01 am
What do we know about Mike Ashley, the billionaire boss and founder of Sports Direct?
Posted: December 2, 2018, 12:40 am
They were once visions of the future, but are shopping centres now past their sell-by date?
Posted: November 30, 2018, 10:03 pm
Resolution Foundation finds agency workers are paid £400 a year less than directly employed colleagues
Posted: November 30, 2018, 10:00 pm
Unions criticise the increase, calling it a "kick in the teeth" for passengers.
Posted: November 30, 2018, 12:36 pm
Analysts say Brexit uncertainty is also making buyers cautious, as house prices rise by 1.9% in a year.
Posted: November 30, 2018, 11:07 am
Rail regulator orders Network Rail to improve after rail performance hits five-year low.
Posted: November 29, 2018, 12:40 pm
A transition period is needed to adapt to the departure from the EU, the Bank of England governor says.
Posted: November 29, 2018, 12:22 pm
US president renews the prospect of tariffs on cars being imported into the US.
Posted: November 29, 2018, 7:52 am
Can free ports spark a post-Brexit manufacturing boom? Jonty Bloom reports from Teesside, which plans to become the UK's first free port.
Posted: November 29, 2018, 12:15 am
Wall Street shares rise sharply after the US central bank suggests there may be fewer rate rises.
Posted: November 28, 2018, 6:59 pm
The Bank of England warns the pound could plummet 25% and the economy shrink 8% in a no-deal scenario.
Posted: November 28, 2018, 6:53 pm
Likely Brexit scenarios will result in a smaller economy than staying in the EU, government forecasts say.
Posted: November 28, 2018, 3:51 pm
The government has published its forecasts on Brexit, so how do they work?
Posted: November 28, 2018, 12:36 pm
But the north-east of England saw the lowest percentage increase in new jobs, analysis shows.
Posted: November 27, 2018, 4:20 pm
Firms looking for places to store extra supplies in the run-up to Brexit may be too late, MPs are told.
Posted: November 27, 2018, 2:07 pm
Prices have risen in some sectors but fears of job losses have been unfounded, a report says.
Posted: November 27, 2018, 12:45 pm
Switzerland may not be a European Union member - but has good reason to closely watch Brexit proceedings.
Posted: November 22, 2018, 12:09 am
British consumers are now buying more in November than in December.
Posted: November 21, 2018, 12:11 am
Worldwide sales of blood plasma are increasingly strongly, but is it ethically right that people should be paid to donate it?
Posted: November 15, 2018, 12:15 am
Greece’s key shipping industry – the biggest in the world – is going to be greatly affected by the US ban on Iranian oil exports.
Posted: November 8, 2018, 12:00 am
China's president pledges to boost imports and open China's economy, but will the promises change anything?
Posted: November 5, 2018, 7:56 am
Melting Arctic sea ice may be about to open up the Northwest Passage to cargo shipping.
Posted: November 1, 2018, 12:26 am

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Kevin Hassett, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, suggested Goldman Sachs may be slanting its economic research to help Democrats ahead of the midterm elections.
Posted: October 2, 2018, 4:35 pm
Land O'Lakes CEO Beth Ford charts her career path, from her first job to becoming the first openly gay CEO at a Fortune 500 company in an interview with CNN's Boss Files.
Posted: October 1, 2018, 3:24 pm
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Posted: September 30, 2018, 12:56 pm
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Posted: September 30, 2018, 12:56 pm
Corporate insiders at US companies have dumped $5.7 billion of stock this month, the highest in any September in the past decade, according to TrimTabs.
Posted: September 26, 2018, 4:42 pm
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Posted: September 26, 2018, 3:49 pm
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Posted: September 25, 2018, 6:47 pm
US companies have piled on a record-setting $6.3 trillion of debt.
Posted: September 23, 2018, 11:40 am
The United Kingdom could leave the European Union with very little idea of what its trading relationship will be at the end of a transition period in 2020. That's a new nightmare for business.
Posted: September 21, 2018, 9:16 am
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Posted: September 20, 2018, 8:08 pm
Liquified natural gas is a fast-growing industry, and China's retaliatory tariffs will hurt.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 7:05 pm
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Posted: September 19, 2018, 3:25 pm
Premier Li Keqiang said China "will never go down the path of stimulating exports by devaluing its currency."
Posted: September 19, 2018, 7:26 am
One in four professional investors are bracing for global growth to slow in the next year, according to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey.
Posted: September 18, 2018, 5:56 pm
As the US government steps up its trade offensive, business leaders in China say that Beijing is ready to dig in for a war of attrition.
Posted: September 18, 2018, 2:52 pm
For the first time in a decade, Corporate America is steering more money into stock buybacks than investing in the future.
Posted: September 17, 2018, 7:14 pm
Rising interest rates, along with trade wars, have sparked a stampede out of Turkey, Argentina and other emerging markets.
Posted: September 16, 2018, 5:17 pm
The implosion of Lehman Brothers -- and the mayhem it unleashed -- was the most terrifying moment for business and the US economy since the Great Depression.
Posted: September 14, 2018, 5:13 pm
Some Republicans say high wages in the U.S. are hurting America's global competitiveness. See the countries where wages are even higher.
Posted: December 9, 2016, 10:53 pm
When the federal minimum wage first became law in 1938, it was 25 cents. Adjusted for inflation, that would be worth $4.19 today. Scroll over the chart to see historical minimum wage amounts, and their corresponding values in today's dollars.
Posted: December 9, 2016, 10:51 pm