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British Gas scraps standard tariff for new customers
The energy firm says it will not offer its standard variable tariff price category for new customers.

Black Friday deals ‘not all they seem,’ shoppers warned
Which? investigation of product prices reveals 60% were cheaper or the same price on other days of the year

Alibaba buys stake in Chinese hypermarket chain Sun Art
The purchase marks a move into grocery retailing, where online operators have often struggled.

HS2 contractor Carillion's shares hit by profit alert
Carillion, the UK's second biggest construction firm, warns on profits for the third time in a year.

Jaguar Land Rover tests driverless cars on public roads
The UK's biggest car manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover is testing driverless cars on public roads.

Sky Bet extends English Football League sponsorship deal
The online gambling operation has extended its multi-million pound deal with the English Football League.

2 Sisters chicken supplier problems 'not one-off', say MPs
Supermarket meat supplier 2 Sisters had a "far from pristine" track record at one of its sites, MPs say.

Man Utd revenues grow thanks to TV and match-day income
The Old Trafford club sees strong growth in revenues and operating profits in first quarter.

Brexit: Goldman Sachs chief Lloyd Blankfein suggests second vote
Lloyd Blankfein tweets that many want a "confirming vote" on a "monumental and irreversible" decision.

Asda sales continue to increase
Sales at the UK supermarket rise for the second quarter in a row, but the rate of increase slows.

New GKN chief leaves before starting role
The engineering giant seeks "alternative leadership" as it uncovers more problems in North America.

Virgin West Coast rail workers to strike
The RMT union says union members at the rail firm voted 9-1 to take strike action over pay.

Siemens to cut 6,900 jobs worldwide
The German industrial group's job cuts will come mostly in its fossil fuels division.

Uber London licence appeal 'could take years'
TfL deemed Uber unfit to run a taxi service and refused to renew its licence in September.

Chevron says it will push for Myanmar human rights
The US oil giant has multi-billion dollar investments in a region where the UN has alleged ethnic cleansing.

Why Singapore is training professional gamers
With the global e-sports market set to hit $1.5bn in three years, Singapore is helping train professional gamers.

Philip Hammond says there are 'no unemployed people'
The chancellor insists the 1.4m unemployed in the UK have not been forgotten as he clarifies his remark.

'Why I'm giving my wealth away'
EasyJet founder Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou discusses why he's started an award for disabled entrepreneurs in the UK.

The man helping turn young lives around
Despite leaving school with no GCSEs, Louchavan Lemard has been named Black Business Man of 2017.

'My mum's our restaurant's head chef'
Munaf Kapadia found a unique way to tear his mother away from the television - by making her his head chef in his pop-up restaurant business.

Baidu's voice-controlled smart speaker and other news
BBC Click's Nick Kwek looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories.

How did it get here?
How the UK's newest port DP World London Gateway is trying to lure the world's biggest container ships.

Members only
Trendy private members' clubs are taking off globally, but are they too exclusive for their own good?

Into the groove
How a small company in the Czech Republic became the world's biggest maker of vinyl records.

Managing the managers
Why hire a manager and then hire someone else to tell them how to do their job?

Timber travel
A growing number of firms are crafting bikes using wood, but some cyclists remain wary

Disney to Pompey
Michael Eisner is using is expertise in the US entertainment industry to turn around Portsmouth FC.

Mamma spice
How Munaf Kapadia runs a successful "pop up" restaurant at his family home in Mumbai.

Smells wrong
Could niche perfumes made by artisan houses be the saviour for the struggling fragrance industry?

Personal touch
UK chief executive Matthew Barnes personally approves every new product and sets the price for it.

Denim double down
The US clothing firm is now enjoying five years of profit growth as it recovers from past woes.

With us in spirit
Is naming a new brand of whiskies after the collapsed bank a wise move?

Reining it in
The fine on gambling site 888 highlights that current methods of helping problem gamblers are not working.

The right note?
Why hi-resolution sites are music to the ears of fans who want the best possible sound.

'Selfridges' of sports?
The retailer says it has "smashed the ball out of the park" in its attempt to move upmarket.

Selling dreams
Why are luxury firms which sell high-end fashion or expensive cars getting involved in the art world?

A High Street star?
The Russian billionaire buying the health food chain said he wanted to invest in future stars of the High Street. Does Holland & Barrett fit the bill?

'There's no judgement'
The new generation of dance workouts aiming to be less formal and more enjoyable.

Mass surveillance
BBC Arabic found the sales included decryption software that could be used against the West.

Food for thought
How popular snack food business Graze was successfully grown by its chief executive Anthony Fletcher.

Taming the giants
Five tech giants increasingly dominate the US and global economies. But what, if anything, should be done about it?

The Islamic State group relies on encrypted messaging app Telegram to spread its message digitally.

Five questions for BA
Failure saw most services cancelled from Heathrow and Gatwick, with disruption set to continue through Bank Holiday.

Mapping a new frontier
Share Lab uses flow charts and data analysis to map one of the greatest forces shaping our world - Facebook.

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