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How a chef with cerebral palsy has founded a bakery

BBC Business News - 1 hour 54 min ago
How a professional chef with ataxic cerebral palsy is struggling to make his artisanal bakery work.
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Brazil's wheelchair tourism guru

BBC Business News - 2 hours 33 min ago
Brazilian Ricardo Shimosakai is a tourist agent who specialises in finding holiday packages for people with mobility issues.
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Who spends $150,000 on a kid's birthday party?

BBC Business News - 2 hours 43 min ago
Children's birthday parties are getting expensive in some countries - but how much would you spend keeping up with the Joneses?
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Faster drugs?

BBC Business News - 2 hours 44 min ago
How cloud computing is speeding up the development of potentially life-saving drugs.
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New voice for disabled consumers

BBC Business News - 2 hours 48 min ago
Disabled people will get a new chance to be heard in business, thanks to a government initiative.
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MPs attack ministers' lack of action on gender pay gap

BBC Business News - 2 hours 51 min ago
The Women and Equalities Committee calls government response inadequate and deeply disappointing.
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Volkswagen 'fixes 470,000 UK diesel cars'

BBC Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 21:15
VW's top UK executive says most UK cars affected by the diesel emissions scandal are yet to be mended.
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Greece: EU and IMF in 'common position'

BBC Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 19:03
Germany's finance minister hints that deadlock between the EU and IMF over Greece may be resolved.
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'No reason to fear' Vauxhall job losses, Clark says

BBC Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 18:09
Takeover talks should not make Vauxhall workers worry about their jobs, the business secretary says.
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Unilever fall leaves FTSE 100 struggling

BBC Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 17:55
The London market struggles on Monday as Unilever shares fall sharply.
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Which? says passengers suffering from cabin bag pressure

BBC Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 17:15
Passengers forced to put hand luggage in the hold are losing out, says consumer group Which?
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Firms could reduce pension generosity, ministers suggest

BBC Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 16:58
Eleven million people in Defined Benefit pension schemes could see their benefits watered down.
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Migrant workers join labour boycott

BBC Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 15:48
Migrant workers have signed up to a labour boycott to highlight the role they play in British society.
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Last call for business awards entries

Business Cornwall - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 15:07
The deadline for entering this year’s Cornwall Business Awards is fast approaching.
Categories: Cornwall

UK Vauxhall pensions 'could scupper GM Peugeot sale'

BBC Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 14:48
The carmaker's pension scheme is one of the UK's largest and is estimated to have a £1bn deficit.
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Self-employment driven by higher earners, says report

BBC Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 14:37
People with good qualifications and higher earnings make up 57% of the new self-employed, a report says.
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'It makes for a fantastic business mind'

BBC Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 13:32
Kelly Perks-Bevington, who has spinal muscular atrophy type 3, says in the past she may have let her disability hold her back in business, but not anymore.
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Cornwall reaching for the stars

Business Cornwall - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 13:07
Cornwall’s ambitions to be at the centre of the UK’s commercial spaceflight industry will be highlighted at a major UK Space Agency conference in London tomorrow (Feb 21).
Categories: Cornwall

Kraft Heinz drops Unilever takeover bid

BBC Business News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 12:57
Unilever shares slide as US food giant abandons £115bn bid for Unilever, its Anglo-Dutch rival.
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Newly Refurbished Riverside Pub UK Herefordshire For Lease

Pubs For Sale (Info for customers) - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 12:38
Had a lot of interest in the short time weve advertised, early viewing would be advised. The Saracens Head. Newly refurbished pub. FREE OF TIE. The only pub located on the river wye, in the cathedra