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Business Live: VW shares slide
…Volkswagen shares slump after results. Suzuki apologises for mistakes in fuel efficiency tests. Asian shares trade higher. HMRC 'blunder' over corporate tax payments…


The perils of doing business in Venezuela
…Caracas, where the local armed gang demands that a "tax" be paid by every business, to ensure that owners and staff are not attacked. "And those who don't pay are threatened at gunpoint, threatened…


Business Live: Goldman leads Dow higher
…Tata board still considering bids for UK steel assets. M&S shares fall as retailer warns revamp plan will hit profits. Royal Dutch Shell to cut more than 2,000 jobs. MPs hear more evidence into the…


Business Live: Fed boss: rates should rise if economy improves
…G7 says Brexit is risk to growth. France's Hollande 'won't back down' over protests. Gawker says PayPal founder Thiel is a 'comic book villain'. A million more 'to live with parents'. Treasury warns…


Business Live: Wall Street lower as oil slides
…Oil price hits $50 but slides below. FCA proposes 1% cap on pensions exit fees. Amazon executive Sergio Bucher takes over at Debenhams. Former pensions minister Steve Webb warns of 'moral hazard' of…


'A bit of a punt' - the BHS business plan
…A bit of a punt" - the BHS business plan. That's how one financier described Dominic Chappell's plans for acquiring and reviving BHS to MPs today. Andrew Frangos of Cornhill Capital was approached by…


Business Live: Monsanto rejects $62bn Bayer bid
…Monsanto rejects $62bn Bayer bid. Strike hits all French oil refineries. Swiss criminal probe into BSI bank. Nationwide profits rise to £1.3bn…


BHS probe offers gripping business theatre
…Get your popcorn, take your seats and settle in for a piece of business theatre with elements of near-farce and tragedy. In all, 11,000 livelihoods and 20,000 pensions were affected when BHS collapsed…


Business Live: Wall Street heads higher
…Ladbrokes and Coral ordered to sell up to 400 stores. Eurostar reports falling passenger numbers. G7 finance ministers meet in Japan. UK fracking: Key planning meeting underway…