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UK tech firm Imagination, which has designed chips for iPhones, is being bought for £550m.
After Theresa May's Brexit speech, business groups say it is now time for progress on trade and transition.
Ride-hailing app Uber is "not fit and proper" to operate in London, the transport regulator says.
Married couples - or those in civil partnerships - can claim a tax allowance worth £230 a year.
President Trump will make a decision on help for US solar manufacturers after a trade panel ruling.
The number of overseas visitors to the UK topped four million in July for the first time.
The town immortalised by 'The Office' is a "prime spot" for jobs and a good quality of life.
The eurozone economy ended the third quarter of the year on a strong note, a survey indicates.
Liliane Bettencourt was suffering from dementia and died peacefully at home, her family say.
UK shares reverse early losses to head higher while the pound dips after Theresa May's Brexit speech.
Analysts say the situation would have to be catastrophic for investors to flee the currency.
Pilots might have to defer some annual leave, says Michael O'Leary, as cancellations cost airline £22m.
"Gig economy" firm Deliveroo publishes accounts revealing huge losses.
The SEC said Wednesday that a breach of its document system may have led to illicit trading.
The man who's turning food waste into maggot-based animal feed.
Vauxhall's main distribution centre in Luton was one of the largest facilities in the country when it opened in 1967.
Farmers in South Africa are using drones to help them increase crop yields.
Why firms are spending millions to beat each other into orbit
The BBC meets the women in Gambia who are harvesting oysters for food and for water purification.
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the Barbie doll became a million dollar idea.
Could maggots boost global food output? One South African firm is using them to boost limited stocks of fishmeal.
The small satellite industry is the fastest growing part of the space sector "and they all require launch" says Rocket Lab boss Peter Beck.
A record 30 million gig and festival tickets were sold in the UK last year, new research shows.
High street brands are currently enamoured with unicorns, mermaids, My Little Pony and Polly Pocket.
Many firms have no idea how many devices are connected to their networks - a major cyber-security risk.
As an increasing number of vineyards and wineries seal their bottles with screw-caps, the natural cork industry is fighting back.
How a new breed of American-style coffee shops are drawing in younger Italians.
Free speech has become a university battleground. But what does the right to free expression really mean?
Electric cars have had a lot of publicity recently, but petrol and diesel engines are far from dead yet.
Low levels of education have fuelled the spread of illegal and harmful pyramid schemes in rural China.
The Civil Aviation Authority advises passengers not to cancel their flights themselves.
Daniel Hegarty left school with nothing to become a successful musician playing with top acts - so how did he end up as a tech entrepreneur?
Without it, companies in the sharing economy might not have grown as successfully as they have.
The Facebook-owned photo app has become an important marketing tool for many small entrepreneurs.
The shoemakers who think they have the solution to the problems caused by wearing high heels.
Israeli company Colu has launched a digital currency in Liverpool, which is only open to locally-owned and run businesses.
Saffron is the world's priciest spice, so why does it have a less than golden reputation?
Adult learners in Kenya get to read their first words, after a library opens in their village.
Card and phone payments may be replacing coins and notes, but are Swedes ready to get rid of cash altogether?