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BA owner IAG moves into profit (Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:39:28 GMT)
British Airways owner IAG moves into profit for the first half of 2014 after an improved performance by its Iberia airline business.

Switching broadband is 'too costly' (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:01:58 GMT)
Tens of thousands of broadband customers in the UK are having to pay "costly" charges to change supplier, Citizens Advice warns.

UK manufacturing recovery slows (Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:14:16 GMT)
The UK's manufacturing sector continued to expand strongly in July, but the pace of growth slowed, a survey suggests.

WTO fails to seal global trade deal (Fri, 01 Aug 2014 07:30:32 GMT)
The World Trade Organization says its 160 members have failed to agree a global customs pact drawn up in meetings in Bali last December.

China manufacturing growth speeds up (Fri, 01 Aug 2014 01:40:14 GMT)
China's factory activity grows at its fastest pace in more than two year in July, the latest in a series of signs that the country's economy may be stabilising.

Sharp posts 55% rise in profit (Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:17:44 GMT)
Japanese electronics maker Sharp posts a 55% increase in its operating profit for the April-to-June quarter.

Tesla and Panasonic to build factory (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:09:46 GMT)
Electric carmaker Tesla is to team up with Japanese electronics firm Panasonic to build a battery manufacturing plant in the US.

Gatwick staff to help with baggage (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:39:40 GMT)
Gatwick Airport will bring in up to 45 of its own staff to help with luggage handling to ensure there is no repeat of last weekend's delays.

Adidas warns on profits and Russia (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:56:12 GMT)
Adidas shares tumble after the sportswear maker issues a profit warning and says it will open fewer stores in Russia.

Argentina blames US for debt default (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 22:50:43 GMT)
Argentina blames the US for its default, calling the mediator in debt negotiations which ended in failure "incompetent".

Warm weather hits British Gas profit (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:36:17 GMT)
British Gas and owner Centrica report a sharp drop in profits for the first half of the year due to warmer weather.

Lloyds profits hit by PPI charges (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:57:04 GMT)
Profit at Lloyds Banking Group falls after it is hit by PPI mis-selling charges and a Libor rate-rigging settlement.

Euro prices deeper in 'danger zone' (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:18:27 GMT)
The eurozone inflation rate falls by 0.4% in July, sliding further into what the European Central Bank describes as a "danger zone".

House price growth moderates in July (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:17:30 GMT)
The growth in house prices is starting to moderate, according to the UK's biggest building society, the Nationwide.

Costly rural parcel charges tackled (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:22:28 GMT)
The UK government unveils new principles aimed at tackling "ridiculous" delivery charges faced by shoppers living in remote areas.

New EU sanctions hit top Putin aides (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:54:24 GMT)
A former judo sparring partner of Vladimir Putin is among three of the Russian president's close aides on a new EU sanctions list.

Shell sees 'robust' profits rise (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:41:08 GMT)
Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell describes its performance as "robust" after its second-quarter profits more than doubled.

Bank backtracks on burlesque ban (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:30:11 GMT)
A circus group which was denied a Santander business bank account because its showgirl and burlesque acts posed a "moral problem" has now been offered the account.

Apology over Turtles '9/11 poster' (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:03:51 GMT)
Paramount Pictures apologises over a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles poster featuring the characters jumping from an exploding skyscraper alongside the release date of 11 September.

Energy firms to 'double' margins (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:57:09 GMT)
The big six energy firms are set to double their profit margins over the next year, according to estimates by the regulator, Ofgem.

HSBC closes some Muslims' accounts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:50:51 GMT)
HSBC bank writes to Finsbury Park Mosque and other Muslim organisations around the UK giving them notice their accounts will be closed.

Personal insolvencies in sudden jump (Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:18:08 GMT)
There has been a sudden jump in the number of individuals becoming insolvent, in the steepest rise since 2010, according to government figures.

US economic growth surges by 4% (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:37:29 GMT)
The US economy grew by 4% in the second quarter, according to a preliminary reading by the US Department of Commerce, beating expectations.

Fastest growth in Spain since 2007 (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:46:00 GMT)
Spain's economy is growing at its fastest quarterly rate since the end of 2007, but it is also facing a deflation threat.

New banker rules 'could hurt London' (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:39:58 GMT)
Bank of England plans to penalise badly-performing bankers could put London at a disadvantage as a financial centre, says banking industry body BBA.

The tech firm helping a tough area (Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:13:27 GMT)
A profile of technology firm Zendesk and its boss Mikkel Svane, and why the company is helping to lead the regeneration of one of San Francisco's toughest neighbourhoods.

The 'mistake' behind a top handbag firm (Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:03:15 GMT)
Baggit is one of India's most well-known handbag brands. Founder Nina Lekhi explains how it was created "by mistake".

The bakery in the middle of a desert (Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:01:16 GMT)
Why two Spanish sisters are growing wheat and baking bread in one of the most arid regions of Spain.

Glazers in £88.7m Man Utd share sale (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:16:14 GMT)
Manchester United's US owners will pocket about $150 million by selling more of their shares in the club on the New York Stock Exchange.

World Cup ads boost ITV profits (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:39:11 GMT)
The World Cup and a revival in advertising revenues boost profits at the broadcaster ITV.

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