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The plumber giving 'white van man' an eco-makeover

3 hours 26 min ago
Plumber Martin Broer explains why he swapped his van for an electric cargo bike.
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Budget 2021: Did you get what you wanted?

3 hours 34 min ago
We ask five people across the UK if they got what they wanted from Rishi Sunak's Budget.
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Saudi chemical giant to invest nearly £1bn in Teesside plant

Wed, 10/27/2021 - 23:48
Saudia Arabian firm Sabic confirms it is to decarbonise its plant in the north east of England.
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Theranos: DeVos family 'misled' before investing $100m

Wed, 10/27/2021 - 22:10
The former US education secretary was convinced Theranos's blood tests were a "game changer".
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Impact of Brexit on economy 'worse than Covid'

Wed, 10/27/2021 - 20:13
The boss of the UK's forecaster says Brexit will be worse for the economy than Covid.
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Budget 2021: Business rates cut in retail and leisure

Wed, 10/27/2021 - 16:23
The sectors worst hit by the Covid pandemic in England are given help with their business rates.
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Budget 2021: Prosecco and pint taxes to fall, red wine to rise

Wed, 10/27/2021 - 15:28
A shake-up of alcohol duty is announced by the chancellor, with higher taxes for stronger drinks.
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Budget 2021: Eight ways Rishi Sunak's plans affect you

Wed, 10/27/2021 - 14:25
The chancellor has delivered his Covid recovery Budget, here's how it will affect your money.
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Budget 2021: UK economy set to return to pre-Covid level at end of year

Wed, 10/27/2021 - 13:30
The UK's independent forecaster says the economy will return to pre-Covid levels faster than expected.
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Twitter profits slump after settling long-running lawsuit

Wed, 10/27/2021 - 04:22
The social media giant paid out after it was accused of misleading investors in 2015.
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CEO Secrets: Rich Lesser of BCG shares his advice

Wed, 10/27/2021 - 00:08
Rich Lesser, global chair of Boston Consulting Group, shares his business advice for CEO Secrets.
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Budget 2021: Burnley residents' messages for chancellor

Wed, 10/27/2021 - 00:05
Residents in Lancashire explain what they want from the chancellor ahead of his Budget.
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Wage rises will put 30p on a pint, says pub chain

Wed, 10/27/2021 - 00:03
Clive Watson, boss of City Pub Group, says the rise will be needed to pay for a higher minimum wage.
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Budget 2021: Sunak promises new post-Covid economy amid Commons anger

Tue, 10/26/2021 - 22:00
The chancellor will outline his Budget on Wednesday after fury over rafts of early press announcements.
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McDonald's workers in US strike again over sexual harassment

Tue, 10/26/2021 - 21:11
Workers at restaurants in 12 cities walk out amid claims the chain is failing to stop harassment.
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US revokes licence of top Chinese telecoms company

Tue, 10/26/2021 - 17:46
Washington has banned China Telecom from operating in America, citing "national security concerns".
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Lookfantastic owner THG's share price falls further

Tue, 10/26/2021 - 15:54
The upbeat online firm fails to reassure investors despite a pledge to appoint a chairman.
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Pay rebound for workers hit by the pandemic

Tue, 10/26/2021 - 12:33
Young employees saw the biggest dip and rebound in wages but the gender pay gap has widened.
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Ikea buys landmark Topshop building in London

Tue, 10/26/2021 - 12:08
The £378m deal for the Oxford Street site is part of the furniture giant's plan to open inner-city shops.
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New funding plan paves way for Sizewell C nuclear plant

Tue, 10/26/2021 - 11:56
The new rules, to be announced in Parliament, will boost the prospects of the £20bn project in Suffolk.
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