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Business Live: FTSE 100 closes lower
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. L'Oreal sells The Body Shop to Brazilian firm. FTSE 100 ends day down by 0.17% at 7,434.36. IMF cuts US economic growth forecasts. EU slaps Google with £2.1bn fine. Bank of England makes banks put aside…


Business Live: FTSE closes higher
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. FTSE 100 closes 0.3% higher at 7,446.8 points. Holland & Barrett sold to Russian billionaire. Co-Op Bank no longer for sale. Airbag maker Takata files for bankruptcy…


Business confidence on the up, Lloyds survey finds
Business confidence has jumped to an 18-month high, but companies are having… trouble recruiting skilled workers, according to a survey. The Lloyds Bank Business…: "Although challenges remain in recruiting both skilled and unskilled labour, businesses


How I stayed in business during Asian Financial Crisis
…Thailand was the first country to be hit by the Asian Financial Crisis of 1997. Thai businessman Wasan Benz Thonglor tells us how he nearly lost everything - but managed to keep his luxury goods firm afloat.…


DUP deal 'the cost of doing business to stay in power'
… told the BBC's Daily Politics it was the "cost of doing business" to keep…


Business Live: Pound rises over $1.27
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. The pound has risen over $1.27. CMA launches probe into online gambling. EU hopes to capture euro clearing from the UK. Toshiba's problems worsen…


Sir Terry Matthews urges business to back convention centre
…Sir Terry Matthews has urged south Wales businesses to embrace the potential… delegates a day. Celtic Manor owner Sir Terry told BBC Wales business correspondent…


Business Live: FTSE 100 and oil falls
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. Oil price flutters around $45 a barrel. China banks told to examine overseas deals. West Coast mainline shortlist is revealed. Mortgage lending rises 12% in May. Imagination Technologies is up for sale…


Business Live: Pound climbs back
… rise. The pound rebounds against the dollar. Businesses call for action following…