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GKN and Dana agree auto-engineering merger for $6.1bn

March 9, 2018 - 10:01am
GKN strikes a deal with Ohio-based Dana as it seeks to fend off a hostile takeover bid from Melrose.

US job growth surges in February

March 9, 2018 - 8:37am
The economy created 313,000 jobs last month, but growth in wages slows.

Nigeria's dessert-inspired beauty products

March 9, 2018 - 7:45am
Entrepreneur Blondie Okpuzor makes Bath Kandy treats from unconventional raw materials.

Rebooting Zimbabwe's textile industry

March 9, 2018 - 7:28am
A bank bailout gives hope to employees of Zimbabwe's biggest fabric supplier.

US tariffs: What do we need to know?

March 9, 2018 - 7:15am
As President Trump introduces tariffs on steel and aluminium imports to the US, the BBC's Kim Gittleson takes a closer look at the implications.

UK construction output in biggest fall since 2012

March 9, 2018 - 6:21am
A slowdown in housebuilding weighed on the construction sector in January, official figures show.

Burger-flipping robot takes short break

March 9, 2018 - 6:19am
The automated cook is switched off while upgrades are prepared to help it cook more quickly.

UK to seek exemption from US steel tariffs

March 9, 2018 - 5:40am
International Trade Secretary Liam Fox will visit Washington to discuss President Trump's tariffs.

IoD suspends chair after accusations of racism and sexism

March 9, 2018 - 4:40am
Lady Barbara Judge is suspended as chairwoman of the Institute of Directors.

Obamas 'in talks to make Netflix shows'

March 9, 2018 - 4:36am
The former president and his wife would produce exclusive "uplifting" shows, the New York Times says.

Trump tariffs: US chided over duties on steel and aluminium imports

March 9, 2018 - 1:24am
Key trading nations hit out after Donald Trump signs off import duties on steel and aluminium.

Trump and N Korea talks: Asia markets rally on peace hopes

March 8, 2018 - 11:29pm
Shock prospect of Donald Trump meeting Kim Jong-un raises hopes of a more stable global economy.

Stocking the energy store cupboard around the globe

March 8, 2018 - 7:05pm
The push towards renewable energy, plus the quest for greater efficiency, mean that we need to find more ways of storing energy.

Fly drive

March 8, 2018 - 7:02pm
Since cars were invented, people have dreamed about making them fly. So why haven't they taken off?

Wagamama fined for failing to pay the minimum wage

March 8, 2018 - 7:00pm
TGI Fridays and Marriott Hotels were also among 43 employers in the hospitality sector which broke the law.

Frida Kahlo: Row erupts over Barbie doll based on artist

March 8, 2018 - 6:54pm
Mattel rejects claims from Kahlo's relatives that it was "not authorised" to produce a Kahlo doll.

Would you buy a flying car that costs nearly £300,000?

March 8, 2018 - 6:54pm
As Dutch company Pal-V launches a car that becomes a gyrocopter, could flying cars ever take off?

Trump tariffs: US President imposes levy on steel and aluminium

March 8, 2018 - 5:32pm
Countries had warned a trade war could be triggered by the new US tariffs on steel and aluminium.

Cardiff Bay Toys R Us store site 'to become beach'

March 8, 2018 - 5:29pm
The Cardiff Bay store could be turned into a "beach-style" leisure facility under new plans.

IoD chair accused of racist, sexist, and bullying behaviour

March 8, 2018 - 3:17pm
Lady Barbara Judge has temporarily stepped aside as chairwoman of the Institute of Directors.