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Business Live: Pound gets BoE bump
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. AA shares slump 25% after profits warning. Unemployment rises for first time in almost two years. Lloyds Bank profits up 24%. FTSE 100 slips 0.30%…


Business Live: Pound higher
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. FTSE 100 slips. Pound jumps. William Hill fined £6.2m. Profits up at InterContinental Hotels…


Business Live: FTSE falls
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. 266 jobs go at meat supplier Russell Hume. FTSE 100 ends lower. Reckitt Benckiser falls 7.2%. Sterling just under $1.40…


Apprentice levy needs total overhaul, business chief will say
…", according to the head of one of Britain's biggest business groups. Dame Judith Hackitt… is "complex" and seen as just another tax on business. She will make the comments… in a speech at the EEF's annual dinner, attended by Business Secretary Greg Clark…


Topshop boss denies report he is selling the business
…Sir Philip Green has vehemently denied a report that he is planning to sell his Arcadia retail empire. In a statement, Arcadia said a story in The Sunday Times claiming Sir Philip is in talks to offload all or part of the Topshop-owner is "…


Belfast Harbour trade record shows NI business 'resilience'
… handled in 2017. It said a 3% increase in business suggested local businesses… this year with the closure of Kilroot power station. Business linked to wind farms… within the business. Over the last 10 years it has committed £250m to projects, which…


Business Live: Tech stocks fall
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. Balfour Beatty in $2bn LAX deal. Middle-income home ownership for 25 to 34-year-olds sinks. IoD calls for partial customs union…


The 22-year-old running UK's only asteroid mining business
…Mitch Hunter-Scullion runs the UK's only asteroid mining business. He hopes…


Legendary Hull music venue becomes social business
…Pulp front man Jarvis Cocker and Housemartins singer Paul Heaton are to become patrons of a Hull music venue. Adelphi Club owner Paul Jackson announced the musicians' involvement as it was revealed the club had been named a Community…