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Could waste plastic become a useful fuel source?

Tue, 03/14/2023 - 00:01
A process that turns waste plastic and CO2 into fuel has been developed at Cambridge University.
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Job hunting: Six top tips for finding work

Tue, 03/14/2023 - 00:00
There are 10m people out of work in the UK, so if you're searching for a job you're not alone. Here are some tips on how to get started.
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'I earn £30,000 a year and I'm still struggling'

Tue, 03/14/2023 - 00:00
Young people tell the BBC what help they hope will be announced in the Spring Budget on Wednesday.
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Vinyl records outsell CDs for first time in decades

Mon, 03/13/2023 - 20:02
Streaming may be king, but fans of physical albums are weighing in with record sales growth
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Silicon Valley Bank: Lessons learned from failed 'tech bank'

Mon, 03/13/2023 - 14:24
The BBC talks to some of the UK-based tech firms which had accounts with Silicon Valley Bank.
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Silicon Valley Bank: Shares fall as fears persist about failed US bank

Mon, 03/13/2023 - 12:50
Stock markets drop despite efforts to limit the fallout from Silicon Valley Bank's collapse.
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Masatoshi Ito, billionaire who made 7-Eleven a global giant, dies at 98

Mon, 03/13/2023 - 10:26
Masatoshi Iso's company brought 7-Eleven to Japan - where a quarter of stores are now located.
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Inflation: Alcopops out and frozen berries in of cost of living measure

Mon, 03/13/2023 - 10:15
Healthier shopping habits are reflected in the basket of goods used to calculate rising prices.
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HSBC to buy UK arm of Silicon Valley Bank

Mon, 03/13/2023 - 07:30
The sale of the UK arm of SVB to HSBC will come as a relief for many UK tech companies.
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Silicon Valley Bank: Money in failed US bank is safe - US government

Mon, 03/13/2023 - 01:30
Depositors with Silicon Valley Bank can access all their money from Monday, US officials say.
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UK firms await government help after US bank collapse

Mon, 03/13/2023 - 01:29
The government is expected to announce support for companies after Silicon Valley Bank went bust.
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The tech helping women manage the menopause

Mon, 03/13/2023 - 00:48
A growing number of start-ups are making wearables and apps to help alleviate the symptoms.
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TikTok users shrug at China fears: 'It's hard to care'

Mon, 03/13/2023 - 00:12
Political outcry about TikTok national security risks has made little dent among users.
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Silicon Valley Bank: Offer made for UK arm of failed US lender

Sun, 03/12/2023 - 21:21
UK customers warn they might not be able to pay staff after Silicon Valley Bank collapses.
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Silicon Valley Bank: Is the UK right to bail out tech firms?

Sun, 03/12/2023 - 17:49
There are questions over how far government should go to cover losses from Silicon Valley Bank collapse.
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Strikes Update: How Monday 13 March junior doctors' strike will affect you

Sun, 03/12/2023 - 17:10
What you need to know about the junior doctors' strike by the BBC's Zoe Conway.
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Spring Budget: Prepayment energy meter bills to be cut by £45

Sun, 03/12/2023 - 12:51
The government is set to reduce prepayment energy bills for more than four million households.
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Aramco: Saudi state-owned oil giant sees record profit of $161bn

Sun, 03/12/2023 - 10:50
After a year when petrol prices soared, the Saudi firm announces a best-ever set of figures.
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UK to help tech firms after Silicon Valley Bank collapse

Sun, 03/12/2023 - 10:11
Chancellor Jeremy Hunt says it and the Bank of England are working through the weekend to find a solution.
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Budget 2023: Universal credit claimants to get more childcare cost help

Sat, 03/11/2023 - 22:49
The announcement in next week's Budget is part of government plans to encourage people back to work.
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