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Exiled for being Jewish

4 hours 37 min ago
As a 19-year-old Adam Ringer was kicked out of Poland during an anti-Semitic purge, but he returned two decades years later to become a key business leader.
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'World's richest 1% get 82% of the wealth', says Oxfam

4 hours 42 min ago
The gap between the super rich and the rest of the world widened last year, claims Oxfam.
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'Don't be afraid to ask for help'

4 hours 43 min ago
'Don't be afraid to ask for help', says Jen Atkinson, the CEO of luxury travel company ITC.
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The Malaysian region that became a hardware hub

4 hours 46 min ago
The small Malaysian state of Penang is punching well above its weight in the tech world through hardware manufacturing.
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Amazon opens a supermarket with no checkouts

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 22:43
Amazon opens its first grocery store without cashiers to shoppers in Seattle on Monday.
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CBI calls for UK to remain in a customs union with EU

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 11:48
A customs union with the EU would be best for UK business, the CBI's boss will say.
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US politicians bid to end budget impasse

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 09:48
The US Senate will hold a rare Sunday session to try to break the impasse over federal funding.
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PM to stop private sector 'pension abuse'

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 03:08
Theresa May says the government will stamp out abuses of workers' pensions in failing companies.
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US budget impasse sparks blame game

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 02:18
Recriminations start after the US Senate fails to pass a new budget, leading to a shutdown of services.
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Government introduces new product safety office

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 00:01
The move comes after concerns over faulty appliances linked to several fires, including Grenfell.
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Macron says 'special' UK deal possible

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 12:49
It might fall between the single market and a trade agreement, the French president tells the BBC.
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Macron says 'single market' membership must include open borders

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 05:05
The French president said a special trade deal between the UK and EU is possible.
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Carillion: The signals that the company was going bust

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 00:31
Why did the City start to bet against construction giant Carillion before it went bust?
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Donald Trump and the US economy in six charts

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 00:22
How has US growth, jobs, stocks and trade fared in the first year of Donald Trump's presidency?
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Hyperloop: A visit to the test site of Virgin's train of the future

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 23:21
Can a futuristic tube-based transport scheme that shoots pods through a vacuum become a reality?
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Dixons Carphone boss leaves for Boots

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 23:02
The head of the electronics retailer is switching to the cosmetics and chemist chain in a major move.
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Amazon raises monthly Prime price in US

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 18:23
The firm bumps up the monthly fee by $2, but the cost of an annual subscription was unchanged.
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US shutdown: Senate bill on verge of collapse amid rancour

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 18:14
President Trump invites the Democratic Senate leader to the White House for last-ditch talks.
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Coca-Cola pledges to recycle all packaging by 2030

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 17:18
The drinks giant is pledging to reclaim a used can or bottle for every one sold.
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Web firms 'better' at hate speech removal

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 17:08
The European Union says that 70% of material deemed to be offensive is removed within 24 hours.
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