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New tax on Dubai gold, 2017-11-23
Could a new tax dent Dubai’s gold trade?

How an emergency services app is helping to save lives, 2017-11-23
A start-up is trying to simplify Nairobi's chaotic emergency services system.

Budget 2017: Philip Hammond hopes to prove grim forecasts wrong, 2017-11-23
The chancellor defends his record as a long squeeze on people's living standards is predicted.

Can digital financial assistant Cleo take on the banks?, 2017-11-23
Cleo AI operates a digital assistant that connects to users’ bank accounts and helps them manage their money.

Budget 2017: Stagnant earnings forecast 'astonishing', 2017-11-23
The UK is in danger of losing almost 20 years of earnings growth, warns an independent economic think tank.

UK set for worst pay squeeze 'since 19th century', 2017-11-23
Wages are forecast to remain below pre-financial crisis levels until the early 2020s, according to IFS director Paul Johnson.

UK economy faces 'longest fall in living standards in 60 years', 2017-11-23
A think tank says the squeeze on incomes will last longer than that which followed the post-2008 crash.

Brazil's women-only ride sharing apps, 2017-11-23
In Brazil, ride sharing apps aimed exclusively at women - with women drivers - are taking off fast.

UK car production rises in October, 2017-11-23
Vehicle output rises as a result of higher exports, but production for the domestic market falls again.

Budget 2017: Hammond loosens his belt, 2017-11-22
The chancellor loosens the public finances envelope as the economy stutters.

Budget 2017: UK growth forecast cut sharply, 2017-11-22
Forecasts are slashed as the Office for Budget Responsibility downgrades its productivity outlook.

Budget 2017: Four key points to note, 2017-11-22
Budget 2017: The BBC's Kamal Ahmed says there are four key points to note.

UK government borrowing grows in October, 2017-11-21
Increased debt costs, linked to higher inflation, were a factor in the shortfall.

Paris and Amsterdam to host key EU agencies post-Brexit, 2017-11-20
Ministers pick new homes for medicine and banking agencies which will move from London.

Brexit: German business grouping calls for UK to remain in EU, 2017-11-20
A group of influential German business figures launch campaign to keep the UK in the European Union.

Chancellor Philip Hammond's 'no unemployed' remark attacked, 2017-11-19
The chancellor made the comment as he played down the threat posed to jobs by new technology.

Budget 2017: Plans to build 300,000 homes a year, 2017-11-19
The chancellor says he understands the difficulties young people have in saving for a deposit.

Hammond: Driverless cars will be on UK roads by 2021, 2017-11-19
The chancellor says the country must embrace new technologies in order to succeed.

Brexit: Goldman Sachs chief Lloyd Blankfein suggests second vote, 2017-11-16
Lloyd Blankfein tweets that many want a "confirming vote" on a "monumental and irreversible" decision.

Labour's John McDonnell demands 'emergency Budget', 2017-11-16
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell demands 'an emergency Budget for public services '.

Retail sales in first annual fall since 2013, 2017-11-16
Despite the annual sales fall, the underlying picture is one of growth, the UK statistics body says.

Change makers, 2017-11-6
How people fleeing South Sudan have managed to create work – for themselves and others – in their new home of Uganda.

Unlocking trillions, 2017-11-5
One leading economist says it could release trillions of dollars of so-called "dead capital".

Managing the managers, 2017-10-29
Why hire a manager and then hire someone else to tell them how to do their job?

Crowded island, 2017-10-27
An explosion in tourism has saved Iceland's economy. But in a country of just 300,000 people, how much tourism is too much?

Balancing the books , 2017-10-22
The father of double-entry bookkeeping wrote the definitive guide in 1494.

Wine on the edge, 2017-10-17
How Canadian winemaker Norman Hardie is able to make award-winning wines, despite winter temperatures so cold it can kill his vines.

Health risks, 2017-10-17
Health risks and job losses are among the harms many in China face in the push for economic change.

No-belle prize, 2017-10-12
Just 13% of US academic economists are women - and only one has won the Nobel Prize in economics. Why are women so under-represented in the profession?

Have you been nudged?, 2017-10-9
Five ways the theory behind this year's Nobel prize for economics may have influenced your behaviour.

What do we want?, 2017-10-1
Asking customers what they wanted profoundly changed how retailers sold their goods.

Brass in pocket?, 2017-09-29
A rise in interest rates would be good news for savers, but bad for borrowers. How would a rise of 0.25% affect you?

UK trade, 2017-09-27
Theresa May says trade should continue as it is for two years post-Brexit – but what do the UK’s trading relationships look like at the moment?

Not so fantastic?, 2017-09-24
Cheap plastic has become ubiquitous, but we need to get better at recycling it.

Success story, 2017-09-17
Without it, companies in the sharing economy might not have grown as successfully as they have.

Northern Rock, 2017-09-11
The collapse of Northern Rock: Ten years on

Creative currency, 2017-09-10
The value of modern currency comes not from what it's made of, but what we all agree it's worth.

Money machines, 2017-09-7
Could low-cost automated financial advice help close the massive retirement savings gap?

Cheers to that, 2017-09-5
The English wine making industry is growing, but could it ever threaten the dominant European producers?

Limiting liability , 2017-09-3
The limited liability company has been described as "the greatest single discovery of modern times”.

Sterling sense, 2017-08-31
Buying foreign currency is both easier and more challenging than in the past.

Banking bonanza, 2017-08-28
Many of Europe's largest banks have already announced their intention to relocate jobs to Frankfurt as Brexit talks go on.

Poisonous progress, 2017-08-27
The arguments nearly a century ago over the use of leaded petrol.

Mixed picture, 2017-08-27
More than half of the 160 BHS stores that closed after it went into administration a year ago are still empty, says new research.

Selling citizenship, 2017-08-22
Amar Al-Sadi and her family escaped war-torn Yemen and are among thousands who have bought Maltese passports.

The devil's rope, 2017-08-6
How the spread of barbed wire helped redraw the map of the USA.

The tax trick, 2017-07-30
The chunk of global wealth illegally stashed in tax havens is a big feature of the modern economy.

Five food fights, 2017-07-27
Chlorine chicken isn't the only food that has got politicians in a flap

Inside US/UK trade deal, 2017-07-25
How would the UK benefit from a trade deal with the US and is it likely to happen?

Formula fix, 2017-07-24
Since the first commercial substitute for breast milk was launched in 1865, formula has shaped the workforce.

Happy travelling, 2017-07-21
The government is consulting on a new strategy which puts the consumer "at the heart of the aviation sector".

Easy does it?, 2017-07-16
Warren Buffett has advised his wife to invest her money in low-cost index funds, after his death.

Medieval money, 2017-07-9
Medieval tally sticks illustrate what money really is: a kind of debt that can be traded freely.

Tricky trade-off, 2017-06-25
If rules are too strict, good ideas take too long to spread, but lax regulation risks no innovation.

Better prospects, 2017-06-22
What impact is China's Belt and Road initiative, aimed at boosting trade links, having in Kazakhstan?

One year on, 2017-06-22
What do economists and businesses think of the aftermath of the Brexit vote, and what do they think the future holds?

Energy revolution, 2017-06-21
China consumes more electricity than any other country but is also the world's biggest solar energy producer.

A hot issue, 2017-06-20
South Africa exports almost half of the apples it grows, but rising temperatures are hitting production.

Gaming gift , 2017-06-18
From Spacewar! to Pokemon Go, video games have created jobs, made money and driven technology forward.

Reality Check, 2017-06-16
Is the government allowed to requisition homes to provide emergency housing?

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