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Are US billionaires really going to pay more tax?

12 hours 2 min ago
For years, the assumption has been that most Americans are anti-tax, but are attitudes changing?
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What's it like working with someone you're married to?

12 hours 4 min ago
Some couples who work together say it makes both partnerships stronger, but it's not always easy to navigate.
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Syrians in Brazil: 'I am not a millionaire, but I will be'

12 hours 57 min ago
Two Syrian refugee chefs hope their food businesses will make them millionaires in Brazil.
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Libor rigging inquiry shut down by Serious Fraud Office

Sat, 10/19/2019 - 12:04
The Serious Fraud Office unexpectedly closes an investigation into interest rate fraud.
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Carney: Brexit deal 'positive' for UK economy

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 22:08
Governor of the Bank of England says deal takes away the threat of a 'disorderly' Brexit.
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The spectacular fall of money manager Neil Woodford

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 22:03
Sacked from his flagship fund, and shutting the business - the story of Neil Woodford and his sudden fall.
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Are young Brits falling out of love with the cuppa?

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 22:02
Demand for builder's tea is falling, while coffee and herbal teas are becoming popular.
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Boeing staff messaged about 737 Max issue in 2016

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 20:36
A pilot allegedly wrote that he had "unknowingly" lied to regulators during tests of the 737 Max.
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Bonmarché appoints administrators

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 18:56
The chain's 318 shops will remain open while a buyer is sought for the business.
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Asbestos discovery triggers Johnson & Johnson baby powder recall in US

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 16:16
The firm recalls one batch after regulators find trace amounts of asbestos in a bottle bought online.
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The UK universities benefitting from opioid money

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 15:50
Two institutions were awarded a combined £3.4m last year from the family behind Purdue Pharma.
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Barclays board 'approved' controversial Qatar deal

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 14:30
Barclays' board approved an agreement at the heart of fraud charges against former executives, a court hears.
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US Airbus row: European goods hit by new US tariffs

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 13:18
Wine, cheese and cashmere jumpers are among the EU items that have gone up in price in the US.
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Sainsbury's to stop selling fireworks

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 10:32
The supermarket is the first to end sales amid calls for a ban to protect pets and the vulnerable.
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China economy: Third quarter growth misses expectations

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 03:54
The world's second largest economy is battling a trade war with the US and slowing domestic demand.
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IMF: What is it and why does it matter?

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 00:08
The annual meeting of the IMF gets under way in Washington this week.
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Banning out-of-hours email 'could harm employee wellbeing'

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 00:08
Stopping staff accessing email outside the office could leave some feeling stressed, research suggests.
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Savile Row tailors caught up as US tariffs come in

Fri, 10/18/2019 - 00:07
Men's wool suits are among the products facing new tariffs at a crucial time for UK trade.
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NBA facing 'substantial' losses over China dispute

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 23:04
The US basketball league pays the price for comments backing pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong.
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Facebook chief rules out banning political adverts

Thu, 10/17/2019 - 20:13
Mark Zuckerberg says he does not think it is right for a company to censor politicians or the news.
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