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BBC Business News
- Airport expansion 'critical' for UK
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 06:43:31 GMT
A single, larger hub airport where passengers can transfer to a range of destinations - is "critical" to the UK's long-term economic growth, says the CBI.
- China factory growth misses forecast
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 02:13:05 GMT
China's manufacturing activity misses expectations in August, indicating that the country's economy may be losing momentum.
- How do you break up an 'old lady'?
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:02:57 GMT
How do you safely scrap an 'old lady'?
- High-powered hairdryers under threat
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:01:07 GMT
High-powered hairdryers are on a list of household electrical items the EU is considering banning in an attempt to curb energy consumption.
- Barclays sells Spanish businesses
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 22:00:37 GMT
Barclays Bank sells Spanish businesses for £633m to the country's third largest lender CaixaBank.
- Nato 'massive opportunity' for Wales
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:21:55 GMT
The Nato summit in Newport is a "massive opportunity" for Wales' economy, the director of the Celtic Manor resort says.
- Poland commemorates WW2 invasion
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:20:00 GMT
Poland marks the 75th anniversary of the Nazi invasion that sparked World War Two, with a wreath-laying ceremony attended by the prime minister.
- Protesters storm Pakistan state TV
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:18:58 GMT
Pakistan's national television channel is taken off air after anti-government protesters storm the state broadcaster's offices.
- Coalition locked in terror aim talks
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:17:18 GMT
Negotiations between Conservatives and Lib Dems are to continue ahead of the unveiling of a new plan to tackle the threat of Islamic extremists.
- Storey wins second Para-cycling gold
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 07:16:40 GMT
Dame Sarah Storey and Lora Turnham and Corrine Hall win golds for GB at the Para-Cycling Road World Championships.