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Joseph Williams 08-Jun, 03:44 33 BBC

Alternative fuel generated more energy than coal and gas in the UK on Wednesday for the first time, according to the National Grid. The...


Japan growth rate revised down but business spending improves

Japan growth rate revised down but business spending improves..

Diego Ross 08-Jun, 03:44 20 BBC

Japan's economy grew slower than initially estimated in the first three months of the year, according to revised figures. Gross domestic...


S&P lowers Qatar's credit rating

S&P lowers Qatar's credit rating..

Tyler Holmes 08-Jun, 03:00 21 BBC

Qatar's credit rating was lowered on Wednesday, in the latest fallout from the decision by a group of neighbouring countries to cut...


Court rules that Germany's nuclear tax is illegal

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Olivia Rogers 07-Jun, 07:29 18 BBC

Germany's energy utilities look set to receive refunds of billions of euros after the government's tax on their use of nuclear fuel rods...


House price growth cools further in May, says Halifax

House price growth cools further in May, says Halifax..

Emily Kelly 07-Jun, 04:01 19 BBC

The annual rate of house price growth is continuing to slow, according to the UK's biggest mortgage lender, the Halifax. In the year to...


South Africa falls into second recession in a decade

South Africa falls into second recession in a decade..

Diego Ross 06-Jun, 07:42 52 BBC

South Africa has fallen into recession for the first time in eight years after economic growth shrank by 0.7% between January and March. ...


Qatar row: What does it mean for travellers?

Qatar row: What does it mean for travellers?..

Emily Kelly 06-Jun, 04:37 30 BBC

Many airlines have suspended flights to and from Qatar's capital, Doha. The issues arose after the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Saudi...


EY report: Scottish economy 'stuck in slow lane'

EY report: Scottish economy 'stuck in slow lane'..

Kevin Allen 05-Jun, 20:04 41 BBC

Scotland's economy is showing signs of slowing faster than the rest of the UK as consumer spending fades and firms remain reluctant to...


General Election 2017: May would revive Board of Trade

General Election 2017: May would revive Board of Trade..

Maria Stewart 05-Jun, 19:06 28 BBC

Theresa May plans to set up a network of nine trade commissioners across the world to boost trade after Brexit. The Conservative Party...


Wealth 'begins at ?134,170 a year'

Wealth 'begins at ?134,170 a year'..

Ella Flores 05-Jun, 10:45 18 BBC

With taxation an issue in this general election campaign, just how much do you have to earn to be considered wealthy in the UK nowadays? ...


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