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How advertisers are now targeting women in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia's ban on women driving will end in June next year, creating a potentially huge new market for car makers. Source: BBC

Monarch gets lifeline amid last-ditch survival talks

Monarch has been granted a 24-hour extension to its tour operator's licence. Britain's fifth-biggest airline had a deadline of midnight on Saturday before its Air...

Monarch package holidays protection extended for 24 hours

Monarch Airlines has been...

Horses for courses

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Microsoft's Satya Nadella: Judge us on value we add, not tax we pay

Satya Nadella speaks about the criticism facing large corporations like Microsoft over tax. Source: BBC

Some banks still too big to fail, Carney warns

Some banks are still too big to fail, the Governor of the Bank of England has warned. While many people working in the UK's financial...

Ryanair vows to be clearer on passenger rights

Ryanair has agreed to make sure all passengers affected by flight cancellations are "fully aware" of their rights and entitlements. The company says it has...

Shares in Angry Birds owner soar on debut

The Angry Birds are soaring once again. Shares of Rovio, the Finnish company behind the cult computer game, today made a solid debut on...

The portable science kit entrepreneur

Millions of school children in Africa lack the equipment that makes the teaching of scientific subjects come alive. Inspired by her own experience in...

FTSE 100 rises as pound falls

UK shares gained ground...

Tesco executives accused of 'cooking the books'

Three senior Tesco executives were "clearly dishonest" and had "cooked the books" at Britain's biggest retailer to mislead the stock market, a court has...

Mark Carney expects interest rate rise in 'near term'

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NME owner makes Time for £200m Epiris bid

The publisher of some of Britain's best-known magazine titles, including Country Life, Marie Claire and NME, is in talks to sell the business to...

Uber and TfL to hold talks in wake of ban

Uber's new CEO will meet the head of the London regulator which decided not to renew its license to operate in the capital. Dara Khosrowshahi...