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New Zealand flights return to normal after pipeline repairs

Airlines at Auckland Airport will receive more jet fuel supplies after a burst pipe was [...]

Labour pledges law to cut credit card debt

The party says it would limit the amount of interest that could be charged on credit card [...]

Scottish Power says UK will need to boost capacity

Scottish Power says electric cars and a shift to electric heating could mean a big rise in demand for [...]

Women’s retirement reform pledged by Labour

Hundreds of thousands of women born in the 1950s would be offered the option of a state pension at [...]

Gender pay gap widens for managers

For the UK’s 3.3 million managers, men earn more than a quarter more on average than [...]

Denim double down

The US clothing firm is now enjoying five years of profit growth as it recovers from past [...]

Not so fantastic?

Cheap plastic has become ubiquitous, but we need to get better at recycling [...]

CEO Secrets: ‘If we soften up, our readers will go’

Known as the Private Eye of the tech world The Register loves to satirise industry giants – and it’s paying [...]

Brexit: Jeremy Corbyn urges caution on single market

The Labour leader says staying a member could limit the government’s powers to invest in [...]

Uber seeks talks with London mayor to renew licence

Taxi app firm says it is willing to change, as Tories clash with Labour and unions over Uber’s [...]

Jeremy Corbyn ‘would repeal Trade Union Act’

The Labour leader told Andrew Marr he supported workers asking for a decent public sector pay [...]

Missing marvel

Tim Harford chose 50 essential inventions that shaped the modern economy, but what should be the [...]

Uber London licence: ‘Direct anger at firm’ says mayor

Sadiq Khan defends the decision to strip Uber of its London licence after a petition gets 500,000 [...]

UK credit rating downgraded by Moody’s

Rating agency cites concerns about the UK’s public finances and economic uncertainty around [...]

How this family shop lasted 150 years

The secrets of a hardware store which opened in 1867 and is still going [...]

Rounding up

The round £1 coin will no longer be legal tender from 16 October when shops can refuse to accept [...]

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg drops controversial stock plan

The Facebook chief executive says he still plans to sell up to $12bn (£9bn) of stock to fund [...]

Two million couples missing out on tax break, says HMRC

Married couples – or those in civil partnerships – can claim a tax allowance worth £230 a [...]

UK chip designer Imagination bought by Chinese firm

UK tech firm Imagination, which has designed chips for iPhones, is being bought for [...]

Solar panel imports ‘harm US producers’

President Trump will make a decision on help for US solar manufacturers after a trade panel [...]

Brexit: Firms call for action after May’s Florence speech

After Theresa May’s Brexit speech, business groups say it is now time for progress on trade and [...]

Theresa May urges EU to retain trade terms for two years after Brexit

UK prime minister says transition period needed before new “partnership” with EU, in Brexit [...]

FTSE 100 recovers as sterling slips

UK shares reverse early losses to head higher while the pound dips after Theresa May’s Brexit [...]

Uber London loses licence to operate

Ride-hailing app Uber is “not fit and proper” to operate in London, the transport regulator [...]

What if the animals we eat run out of food?

The man who’s turning food waste into maggot-based animal [...]

Vauxhall: Luton distribution centre marks 50th year

Vauxhall’s main distribution centre in Luton was one of the largest facilities in the country when it opened in [...]

Big kids

High street brands are currently enamoured with unicorns, mermaids, My Little Pony and Polly [...]

Gambia’s all-female oyster catchers

The BBC meets the women in Gambia who are harvesting oysters for food and for water [...]

Could maggots save global food supplies?

Could maggots boost global food output? One South African firm is using them to boost limited stocks of [...]

Smart farming’s ‘eye in the sky’

Farmers in South Africa are using drones to help them increase crop [...]

Visitor numbers to UK hit record in July

The number of overseas visitors to the UK topped four million in July for the first [...]

Eurozone sees ‘burst of activity’ in September

The eurozone economy ended the third quarter of the year on a strong note, a survey [...]

Slough named as the ‘best place’ to work and live

The town immortalised by ‘The Office’ is a “prime spot” for jobs and a good quality of [...]

Bank immigration checks ‘nightmare’ warning from expert

Freezing accounts of illegal immigrants will lead to mistakes, says former TSB board [...]

Japan’s yen rises after N Korea warning

Analysts say the situation would have to be catastrophic for investors to flee the [...]

North Korea: Trump signs new order to widen sanctions

The US measures will target individuals and firms, including banks, that trade with North [...]

How the Barbie doll became a million dollar idea

The BBC’s Aaron Heslehurst explains how the Barbie doll became a million dollar [...]

How business is driving the new space race

Why firms are spending millions to beat each other into [...]

Invisible threat

Many firms have no idea how many devices are connected to their networks – a major cyber-security [...]

SEC faces questions after cyber breach

The SEC said Wednesday that a breach of its document system may have led to illicit [...]

Greenpeace diesel protesters ‘remain on port’s gantry’

Greenpeace campaigners board a ship and enter secure areas at a port in an anti-diesel [...]

L’Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at 94

Liliane Bettencourt was suffering from dementia and died peacefully at home, her family [...]

Johnson Matthey jumps 15% after revealing battery plan

Johnson Matthey says it will spend £200m developing batteries for electric [...]

Brexit: Theresa May ‘to offer 20bn euros transitional deal’

Theresa May is expected to propose a two year transitional period in her big Brexit speech on [...]

Man Utd reports record revenues as TV cash soars

A 38% jump in broadcasting income helps the Premier League club to report record [...]