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U.S. Chamber urges China to accelerate purchases of 2020-06-18 08:53:29The U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Thursday underscored the importance of functional U.S.-China ties and urged Beijing to step up its purchases of U.S. g

Chanel warns virus impact will linger on luxury 2020-06-18 08:50:34The luxury industry will feel the fallout from the coronavirus crisis for the next two years if not longer, Chanel's chief financial officer said on

Oil prices tick up as drop in U.S. 2020-06-18 08:48:56Oil prices ticked up on Thursday after U.S. oil product stocks shrank, providing bulls with ammunition ahead of a meeting between OPEC producers and t

KKR buys vacation parks firm Roompot in $1.1 2020-06-18 08:47:56U.S. private equity firm KKR said on Thursday it had reached an agreement to buy Dutch vacation parks firm Roompot from French private equity firm PA

U.S. weekly jobless claims remain high as second 2020-06-18 08:38:50A second wave of layoffs amid weak demand and fractured supply chains is keeping new U.S. applications for unemployment benefits elevated, supporting

Kroger expects to top 2020 outlook, beats estimates 2020-06-18 08:27:11Kroger Co said it expects to exceed its 2020 outlook for same-store sales and profit after beating Wall Street expectations for quarterly results on

Exclusive: EU in advanced talks with Johnson & 2020-06-18 08:25:28The European Commission is in advanced talks with pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson to reserve or buy up-front doses of its COVID-19 vaccine

World stocks drift lower as second wave virus 2020-06-18 08:23:27Global stocks drifted lower on Thursday as an increase in new coronavirus cases in some U.S. states and China crushed hopes of a swift world economic

Wells Fargo investment adviser to sell feeder fund 2020-06-18 08:09:05Wells Fargo & Co said on Thursday its investment adviser Wells Fargo Investment Institute will sell its feeder fund platform to fintech firm iCap

Dollar and yen supported by fears of new 2020-06-18 07:52:27The U.S. dollar and Japanese yen held their positions on Thursday as concerns about a rise in new coronavirus cases underpinned demand for safe-haven

Mother's Day sales uptick doesn't cover coronavirus downturn, 2020-06-18 07:32:13Mother's Day during the coronavirus pandemic meant an uptick in sales for Lee's Flower and Card Shop in Washington, D.C.

Exclusive: Who's in charge at Nissan? COO's allies 2020-06-18 07:27:30Nissan's chief operating officer Ashwani Gupta helped engineer the troubled automaker's latest turnaround plan. Now his allies are pressing the boar

BBC News - Business

Coronavirus: Chinese economy bounces back into growth New! 2020-07-15 23:02:59China's economy grew 3.2% in the second quarter of this year following a record coronavirus-related slump.

Jobless figures 'not showing full extent of crisis' New! 2020-07-15 21:44:26Unemployment increased by 34,000 in April to reach 1.3 million, according to official data.

BBC World News business headlines New! 2020-07-15 21:43:26The latest international business headlines from BBC World News.

Banks propose 'student loans style' scheme to avert New! 2020-07-15 19:48:41UK banks fear 800,000 firms could go bust if they are unable to defer payments on coronavirus loans.

My Money: 'I'm a sucker for a promo New! 2020-07-15 19:39:07Charmel Flemming from South Africa takes us through her week during the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus: 'My once-in-lifetime holiday hasn't been refunded' New! 2020-07-15 19:33:58A couple tell of their holiday refund "panic" as consumer group Which? calls for action from regulators.

KFC, Nando's and Pret lower prices after VAT 2020-07-15 14:18:08Starbucks and McDonald's also say they will cut prices after the chancellor's VAT reduction.

Rishi Sunak defends furlough bonus scheme 2020-07-15 11:53:37MPs have questioned whether the chancellor's new support scheme for business offers value for money.

Huawei: China attacks UK's 'groundless' ban of 5G 2020-07-15 11:07:26The UK cited security risks - but China says it is "an excuse to co-operate with the United States".

Apple has €13bn Irish tax bill overturned 2020-07-15 08:24:55The EU's second highest court says the tech giant will not have to pay a record sum in back taxes.

Capital gains tax review is standard practice, says 2020-07-15 06:51:07The Treasury has launched a review of the capital gains tax system to “ensure the system is fit for purpose”.

Fahim Saleh: Pathao and Gokada entrepreneur found dead 2020-07-15 06:15:53Fahim Saleh, 33, who co-founded Gokada and Pathao, was found dead in his flat.


Slackers and Stakhanovites 2020-07-10 20:00:00How the lockdown has affected a classic dictum about work

Why SMIC is surging 2020-07-10 20:00:00China’s leading chipmaker looks unfazed by Uncle Sam’s semiconductor sabre-rattling

Meituan-Dianping and Pinduoduo embody the excitement over digital 2020-07-10 20:00:00Investors cannot get enough of two booming internet companies

Elon, Masa and Boris in low-Earth orbit 2020-07-10 20:00:00What could possibly go wrong?

How CEO pay in America got out whack 2020-07-10 20:00:00Bosses claim that their firms’ superior returns justify their own hefty pay cheques. Really?

Airlines blame covid-19 for rowing back climate commitments 2020-07-03 20:00:00The industry defangs an already mostly toothless carbon-offsetting scheme

How Chesapeake Energy changed the world 2020-07-03 20:00:00In times like these, business needs a bit of hubris

The pandemic is giving unmanned deliveries a fillip 2020-07-03 20:00:00Demand is surging for contactless provision of meals, medical supplies and other products

FedEx tries to think beyond the pandemic 2020-07-03 20:00:00Lockdowns have been less of a bonanza for parcel-handlers than you might expect

India Inc’s inward turn 2020-07-03 20:00:00Foreign investors are rediscovering that the road to riches in India runs through powerful local partners

Keeping stakeholderism practical 2020-07-03 20:00:00The rights and wrongs of management books on social issues

Food-delivery wars heat up 2020-07-03 20:00:00Will winning the battle for locked-down Western stomachs ever translate into profits?

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