British sports car maker Lotus bought by China's Geely

British sports car maker Lotus bought by China's Geely..

Olivia Rogers 24-May, 08:01 36 BBC

Lotus, the British sports car maker, is being bought by China's Geely. The purchase is part of a deal by Geely to buy a 49.9% stake in...


Dixons Carphone says consumers keep spending

Dixons Carphone says consumers keep spending..

Gavin Perry 24-May, 05:42 22 BBC

Sales at mobile phone retailer Dixons Carphone rose 4% for the year to April despite what it calls "a lively political backdrop". In a...


Ikea unpacks Jesper Brodin as new chief executive

Ikea unpacks Jesper Brodin as new chief executive..

Anna Torres 24-May, 05:42 22 BBC

Swedish furniture and homeware firm Ikea has named Jesper Brodin as its new chief executive from September. Mr Brodin is the company's...


Kingfisher revenues slip as French sales fall

Kingfisher revenues slip as French sales fall..

Antonio Roberts 24-May, 03:16 72 BBC

Sales at Kingfisher, owner of B&Q and Screwfix, have fallen, pulled down by the cost of restructuring and weak sales in France. In the...


'There was nothing we could do'

'There was nothing we could do'..

Antonio Roberts 23-May, 19:43 46 BBC

Mexico is currently the world's fourth largest car exporter, but could US President Donald Trump's plans to renegotiate the North American...


US accuses Fiat Chrysler of using 'defeat devices'

US accuses Fiat Chrysler of using 'defeat devices'..

William Jacobson 23-May, 16:24 50 BBC

The US government is suing car firm Fiat Chrysler, alleging the firm sold vehicles with "defeat devices" that helped them pass emissions...


SFO to investigate pension liberation scams

SFO to investigate pension liberation scams..

Mary Paterson 23-May, 13:48 32 BBC

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) is to investigate a series of pension liberation scams, in which investors have lost at least ?120m. Since...


German police raid Daimler offices

German police raid Daimler offices..

Michael Adamson 23-May, 10:40 26 BBC

German police have searched 11 offices of carmaker Daimler as part of their investigation into possible fraudulent emissions data by...


Firms pledge to recruit more over-50s

Firms pledge to recruit more over-50s..

Kevin Allen 23-May, 09:00 35 BBC

Aviva, Barclays, Atos and five other firms have agreed to promote over-50s employment by publishing data about the age of their workforce. ...


Nationwide profits hit by low interest rates

Nationwide profits hit by low interest rates..

Ella Flores 23-May, 03:00 34 BBC

Profits have fallen at Nationwide after the building society sought to protect savers from the impact of last year's interest rate cut. ...


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