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Business Live: Pound edges down
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. Theresa May to give major Brexit speech in Florence. Smiths reports jump in profits. Slough 'best town to work in UK'…


How business is driving the new space race
…The space race of the Cold War pitted the world's two superpowers against one another to explore what lies beyond Earth. Now anyone with enough money and enterprise can get there. But this new race isn't between countries - it's between…


President Donald Trump on 'Nambia' and Africa's 'business potential'
… Trump also spoke about the business potential of the continent.…


Deliveroo makes huge loss on food delivery business
…Losses have risen sharply at the gig economy food delivery firm, Deliveroo, according to its latest accounts. The company, incorporated under the name Roofoods, made a worldwide loss of £129m in 2016, up from £30m in 2015. Deliveroo made…


Business Live: Facebook helps Congress over Russia ads
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. Ryanair admits pilot shortage. FTSE 100 falls, sterling under $1.35. Capita shares fall 10%. Which? sounds alarm on fire-risk fridges. Johnson Matthey shares soar on electric vehicle battery plan…


Boat dumped at Oswaldtwistle business site by 'mistake'
…A 20ft (6m) boat dumped outside a furniture business was left by "mistake…


Business Live: Janet Yellen outlines Fed rate decision
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. Pound loses earlier gains, FTSE 100 flat. Retail sales jump 1% in August. Sales slide at B&G owner Kingfisher but shares jump. Tata and Thyssenkrupp form steel joint venture…


Business Live: Sterling falls, FTSE 100 rises
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. Sterling still above $1.35 and 1.13 euros. FTSE 100 up 0.3%. Ryanair shares slip as pressure mounts over cancellations…


Business Live: KPMG chairman issues apology; Fiat recall
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. Sterling struggles, FTSE rises. Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy protection in US. Number of zero-hours contracts falls. Ocado revenue and orders jump, shares dip. French Connection cuts losses…