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Genetic Secrets

Advances in medicine mean we have a much greater understanding of the human genome. Doctors hope this may lead to a cure for...

Steinhoff's former chair Christo Wiese in the spotlight

Investors are meeting in London on Tuesday to decide the fate of household goods giant Steinhoff.The firm owns 6,500 retail outlets in 30 countries,...

IMAX boss: Don't sell new technology too hard

IMAX is a way of screening films which immerses the audience in the action, and blockbusters like Dunkirk and the latest Star Wars have...

Inspired by comics

Ilse Valfre was just 22 years old when she started a blog that would take her from a being nursery teacher to the owner...

Goalmouth scramble:

The next round of Premier League football television rights are up for grabs and there appears to be all to play for, with a...

Bitcoin trading starts on the huge CME exchange

Bitcoin has moved another step towards mainstream investing with the start of trading on the huge Chicago Mercantile Exchange financial futures market.It comes as...

IPPR proposes creation of ‘shared market’ for UK and EU

A think tank is proposing a post-Brexit trading deal based on the UK and the EU sharing each other's markets.It would see the UK...

Pensions: Automatic saving to start at 18 under new plans

Every worker aged 18 or over will begin saving into a workplace pension unless they opt out, under government plans to extend its automatic...

Hunter Harrison: CSX railway boss dies

Hunter Harrison, the CEO of the US transportation company CSX, has died just days after going on medical leave.Mr Harrison, 73, died in Florida...

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US tax bill: Republicans agree sweeping changes

US Republicans from both houses of Congress have revealed their joint bill for the biggest overhaul of the country's tax system in 30 years.The...

Sleep in a showroom

As more of us shop online, retailers are using quirky events and experiences to lure us back to the High Street. But will it...

Cash controversy: The High Streets with too many ATMs

Shoppers in Gallowtree Gate, in the centre of Leicester, should never find themselves short of cash.Within a five minute walk they can find no...

Sky News faces uncertain future after Disney-Fox deal

Walt Disney's agreement to buy most of 21st Century Fox's business for $52.4bn (£39bn) has raised further questions about the Sky News channel's future.Before...

Britvic confirms Norwich factory closure

Britvic has confirmed it will leave its Norwich site, with the loss of hundreds of jobs in the city, in 2019.The drinks manufacturer, which...