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Ferry operator Stena Line, which owns three UK ports, warns of disruption to food imports.
Posted: October 19, 2018, 5:25 am
Growth in the world's second-largest economy cooled as Beijing battles rising financial threats.
Posted: October 19, 2018, 5:09 am
Is the US economy under President Trump the best it's ever been?
Posted: October 18, 2018, 11:13 pm
Kleenex has stopped branding big tissues Mansize, but that's not the only gender-identifying product out there.
Posted: October 18, 2018, 8:45 pm
Sales of food saw their steepest drop in three years last month as the summer splurge ended.
Posted: October 18, 2018, 10:07 am
The White House says postal rates set via the 144-year-old pact give China an 'unfair' advantage.
Posted: October 18, 2018, 5:26 am
The US Treasury held back from blaming Beijing for holding down the value of China's currency.
Posted: October 18, 2018, 4:05 am
The weird and wonderful ways companies adapt their products to get around trade tariffs.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 11:08 pm
A BBC investigation finds numerous zero rated takeaways on Just Eat, the UK's biggest online platform.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 5:04 pm
Some regions have seen property prices rise by more than 6% in the past year, official figures show.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 11:14 am
The lower than expected rise for September means the state pension will increase by £4.25 a week.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 10:43 am
The legalisation of cannabis in Canada could have a huge impact on the country's economy.
Posted: October 17, 2018, 7:41 am
The US president has escalated his war of words against America's central bank.
Posted: October 16, 2018, 9:26 pm
Wages rose at an annual pace of 3.1% in the three months to August, official figures show.
Posted: October 16, 2018, 9:46 am
A Vietnamese start-up is betting on crickets as a way of keeping a growing world population fed.
Posted: October 16, 2018, 3:16 am
The car giant's European boss says a no-deal Brexit could affect Ford's UK investment plans.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 5:14 pm
Businessman and former Dragons' Den star Theo Paphitis has credited dyslexia for his success.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 2:34 pm
The US president says he accepts the climate is changing but does not want to "lose millions of jobs".
Posted: October 15, 2018, 9:48 am
The decline of the former US shopping industry titan resulted in filing for bankruptcy.
Posted: October 15, 2018, 8:54 am
The EY Item Club cuts its UK GDP growth forecasts to 1.3% this year and 1.5% in 2019.
Posted: October 14, 2018, 11:00 pm
Four "ganjapreneurs" in Canada give their take on legalised cannabis.
Posted: October 14, 2018, 1:27 am
Inside the US, the fight over Trump's tariffs is just getting started.
Posted: October 10, 2018, 11:03 pm
The government in Caracas has not been short of creative approaches to tackle the country's economic crisis.
Posted: October 2, 2018, 11:14 pm
Making money from making money is big business. Many countries print notes outside their borders with private companies.
Posted: September 26, 2018, 11:06 pm
What could Venezuela's government learn from these five historic cases of hyperinflation?
Posted: September 21, 2018, 11:49 pm
Could we learn something from how one town has managed to improve its High Street?
Posted: September 21, 2018, 8:47 pm
Sheep farmers fear a no-deal Brexit could have a "devastating" impact on rural market towns.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 11:10 pm
With the collapse of payday loan company Wonga and new rules on credit cards, BBC News explains debt.
Posted: September 5, 2018, 11:00 pm
As Portugal's golden visa scheme faces calls to be axed, do such initiatives that offer residency to foreign nationals do more harm than good?
Posted: September 5, 2018, 11:00 pm
Brazil's protectionist policies have fostered national champions - but the walls are coming down.
Posted: August 1, 2018, 11:24 pm
With the number of self-employed workers on the rise, BBC News asks why we're seeing this trend.
Posted: July 30, 2018, 12:30 am
The race to find new sources of cobalt - the key component in smartphone and electric car batteries.
Posted: July 25, 2018, 11:14 pm
Both sides have already slapped tariffs on billions of dollars of imports, but more is at stake.
Posted: July 24, 2018, 11:48 pm
The UK government is due to set out its plans for the country's post-Brexit relationship with the EU. What do we know so far?
Posted: July 11, 2018, 7:43 am
As the European Union plans to introduce retaliatory tariffs against the US, we take a closer look at its tactics.
Posted: June 6, 2018, 11:08 pm

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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