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Business Live: Ford shares tumble
…EDF board approves Hinkley nuclear plant project. Ford reports lower quarterly profit. FTSE 100 slips 0.3% to 6,732 points. Oracle agrees to buy NetSuite in $9.3bn deal. Centrica profits fall as…


Business Live: Apple results
… fall, as sales drop. ABInBev raises SABMiller offer by £1 to £45. NatWest and RBS may charge business customers to hold cash. Sir Philip Green demands apology from Frank Field MP…


Business Live: US rates on hold
…US Federal Reserve keeps rates on hold at 0.25%-0.5%. Facebook revenues jump 60% year on year. Deutsche Bank profits fall 98% to €20m. Oil prices down sharply after US stockpiles increase. Tesla opens…


The hostel for people starting out in business
…In the Indian city of Bangalore, a hostel has opened specifically aimed at young people trying to start their own business. It claims to be the first such establishment in India. The BBC's Yogita…


HK journalists jailed in China for 'illegal business'
…Two journalists who worked on political magazines in Hong Kong have been jailed in mainland China for running an illegal business. Publisher Wang Jianmin and editor Guo Zhongxiao worked on New-Way…


Business Live: US shares down
…Yahoo sells core business to Verizon for almost $5bn. FTSE 100 closes 0.3% lower. Sir Philip Green threatens to sue Frank Field. Scathing critique of Sir Philip Green in 66-page report by MPs. Renewed…


Welsh business taskforce call over Brexit
…other devolved nations will have a role to play in negotiations. The first minister said the Welsh Government wanted to assure businesses and inward investors that Wales remains open for business


Welsh business 'speaking as one voice' - Liz Maher
Business leaders in Wales have called for a taskforce to deal with the implications of the referendum result. "It would be a fundamental forward step for Wales," said South and Mid Wales Chambers of…


Poll of business leaders indicates gloomy outlook for NI post-Brexit
…A poll of Northern Ireland business leaders by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has delivered a gloomy assessment of the future implications of Brexit. The organisation had been pro-remain…