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Carlos Ghosn: Nissan and Mitsubishi shares slump after chairman's arrest

November 19, 2018 - 10:31pm
Carlos Ghosn is accused of "significant acts of misconduct", including under-reporting his pay package.

The corporate scandals that rocked Japan

November 19, 2018 - 10:27pm
The arrest of Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn is the latest company crisis to hit Japan Inc.

Transgender women in India: 'This is how we survive'

November 19, 2018 - 7:13pm
Transgender people in India were granted legal status in 2014 but many face discrimination and struggle to find work.

Why do we put up with so many bad managers?

November 19, 2018 - 7:09pm
Why do businesses have so many bad managers? asks author Alison Green.

Would you buy a handbag from Plada or Loius Vuitton?

November 19, 2018 - 7:04pm
From fake shops to copycat products, firms around the world are losing billions to copyright theft.

How to check if Black Friday deals really are cheaper

November 19, 2018 - 7:03pm
Price-trackers can show the history of what on-line retailers have been charging

Airbnb removes Israeli West Bank settlement listings

November 19, 2018 - 5:48pm
The US firm says it will take home rentals in Israeli settlements on occupied land off its website.

Father sues McDonald's over 'advertising' of Happy Meals

November 19, 2018 - 4:35pm
A class-action lawsuit alleges McDonald's Happy Meals break local laws against marketing to children.

Wall Street sees red as tech shares plunge

November 19, 2018 - 3:01pm
Apple falls on a report it has cut iPhone orders; US-China trade fears weigh on stocks.

Meet @JohnLewis - the John Lewis that isn't the British retailer

November 19, 2018 - 1:22pm
Every year an American lecturer is mixed up with the retailer but now he has his own Christmas ad

TalkTalk hack attack: Friends jailed for cyber crimes

November 19, 2018 - 12:23pm
Matthew Hanley, 23, and Connor Allsopp, 21, accessed customers' information during the cyber attack.

Bitcoin falls below $5,000

November 19, 2018 - 12:14pm
The fall brings the total value of all Bitcoin in existence to below $87bn.

Carlos Ghosn: Renault-Nissan's relentless 'cost killer'

November 19, 2018 - 9:38am
The boss of Renault-Nissan is one of the car industry's big beasts who has revived two global giants.

Climate change: Report raises new optimism over industry

November 19, 2018 - 9:02am
Cutting emissions from heavy industry would generate savings and boost economic growth, commission argues.

What has happened to Woolworths' stores 10 years after closure?

November 19, 2018 - 8:24am
Ten years after the collapse of the High Street chain, discount chains now own many of its old stores.

'Crunchy but sawdust-like': Our verdict on edible insects

November 19, 2018 - 8:22am
Sainsbury's is the first UK supermarket to stock edible insects - but just how tasty are they?

Consumers 'wrongly' told they do not have PPI

November 19, 2018 - 7:57am
Banks are accused of giving incorrect information to customers seeking compensation for mis-sold PPI.

CBI 'Confederation of European Industry'

November 19, 2018 - 7:47am
The prime minster is urged to think again, not to sign her withdrawal agreement and not listen to the CBI which was branded the "Confederation of European Industry".

Brexit plan will stop EU migrants 'jumping the queue'

November 19, 2018 - 7:30am
The PM stresses immigration changes in a CBI speech - amid the threat of a leadership challenge.

Nissan plans to fire Carlos Ghosn over 'misconduct'

November 19, 2018 - 6:45am
Carlos Ghosn, a towering figure in the car industry, is accused of under-reporting his pay package.