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Bombardier to partner Airbus on C-Series jets The European aerospace firm is to take a majority stake in Bombardier's C-Series jet project.


Vanguard boss warns on stock market highs One of the world's biggest investors says there could be a "decent-sized" fall in stock markets.


Ikea: why we have a love-hate relationship with the Swedish retailer The Swedish furniture giant has been in the UK for 30 years, and earned both fans and critics.


EasyJet and Lufthansa make offers for parts of Alitalia The failing Italian airline has received seven offers from interested companies.


Daimler recalls 400,000 Mercedes-Benz cars in the UK More than a million vehicles worldwide are being recalled over a potential airbag safety issue.


Harvey Weinstein: Film company in talks over possible sale Talks with US investment firm Colony Capital come after sex allegations about Harvey Weinstein.


Financial regulator warns of growing debt among young people There has been a "pronounced" rise in debt among young people, the Financial Conduct Authority head warns.


Newcastle United: Mike Ashley puts Premier League club up for sale Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley puts the Premier League club up for sale after a decade in charge at St James' Park.


UK TV drama about North Korea hit by cyber-attack The TV series Opposite Number was cancelled following a cyber-attack in 2014.


Wi-fi security flaw 'puts devices at risk of hacks' Researchers have revealed details of a major problem with the way wi-fi data is protected.


Oil prices rise amid Iraq tensions Crude prices rise as Iraqi forces capture territory from Kurds and the US mulls sanctions on Iran.


Vauxhall: Union calls for support to protect jobs Unite says the government should support the car industry through the Brexit process.


Interest rate rise should be delayed, EY Item Club says The UK economy is not ready for rates to go up next month, according to forecaster EY Item Club.


FTSE 100 closes down as Convatec slumps Shares in the medical technology company dive after it cuts its revenue growth forecast.


Airbus boss 'would step down if needed' The aircraft maker is dealing with corruption investigations in the UK and France.


Master brewer: My rookie error Grain Brewery's founder Phil Halls thought that making beer was easy, but could he overcome his early problems before his business folded?


A brief history of the old pound coin A brief history of the old pound coin as it drops out of circulation on Monday.


Swipe, scan and go: Meet the new staffless, cashless stores Developments in self-driving vehicles, mobile payments, data analysis and wireless tagging of stock could all completely change our shopping experience.


How Blu Tack became a million dollar idea The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how Blu Tack became a million dollar idea.


Trouble brews for Darjeeling tea Darjeeling tea may become more difficult to get hold of. Political unrest halted production for three month this year and this has hit India's entire tea industry.


South Africa's Zanzibaris fight over land development The minority community in South Africa's Durban fighting locals over a housing development project.


Woodwork skills shortage prompts recruitment campaign The British Woodworking Federation warns the lack of skilled joiners is stifling business growth.


Burkina Faso: Swapping suits for the 'dan fani' look Dan fani fabric symbolises cultural identity and national pride for the people of Burkina Faso.


Five debt charts Young people are three times as likely to put essential items on credit as those over the age of 55.


Money quiz As part of our Money Matters coverage we have a quiz to test your personal finance knowledge.


Sweet success What's the best way to sell online? And how do you make sure your website really works?


Poison purifiers The social entrepreneurs innovating a clean water solution for Bangladesh's arsenic poisoning crisis


Strong currency Paresh Davdra developed his successful money exchange firm from the ground up.


Pipe perfection Designed in 1775, the S-bend was key to the flushing toilet, and public sanitation as we know it.


Made in Japan The industrial crisis at Kobe Steel is deepening but some warn it won’t be the last Japanese business scandal.


Racing finances Formula One teams' costs have soared after rules changes designed to make for closer competition.


No-belle prize Just 13% of US academic economists are women - and only one has won the Nobel Prize in economics. Why are women so under-represented in the profession?


Pest control How apps using image recognition are helping farmers identify crop diseases.


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


Location, location, location Where we are, and where we want to go is at the heart of many of the world's most innovative businesses.


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


Eat your cup What solutions would work best to deal with our growing coffee cup waste mountain?


Worst odds The countries where most girls don't even get to start primary school.


Baby Lifesaver This Bangladeshi doctor who turned a shampoo bottle into a low-cost lifesaver


Robo shops Can a wave of disruptive ideas change our shopping habits?


From pillows to concrete Carbon emissions contribute to global warming, so could tech that removes them from the air slow the process?


Have you been nudged? Five ways the theory behind this year's Nobel prize for economics may have influenced your behaviour.


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


Blue sky thinking British scientists played a key role in developing radar, which has helped deliver safer skies.


Out of control Carmakers are increasingly sending vehicle software updates wirelessly, but how risky is this?


Film memorabilia Some film memorabilia fetches millions at auction, but it can cost nothing to start a collection.


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


Royal model Sheikha Hind provides a modern face for the wealthy, blockaded Gulf state of Qatar.


Trump impact? International students are increasingly looking outside the US to pursue graduate business education.


Ice men Meet the engineers who create ice structures in India's far north, to try to solve persistent water shortages.


Close call 5G broadband could be 10 times as fast as 4G and underpin many new technologies of the future.


Out of fashion From take-off to final grounding, the airline has seen the best and worst of times in the airline industry.


Women on board There are lots of reasons to fight for gender equality - but could hiring more women make you more money?


What do we want? Asking customers what they wanted profoundly changed how retailers sold their goods.


Whole foods king Greg Steltenpohl founded one of America's best-known smoothie brands, but almost lost everything after a major corporate crisis.


Horses for courses Banks are investing in the centre of cities like Manchester, but are closing branches in the suburbs.


Brass in pocket? A rise in interest rates would be good news for savers, but bad for borrowers. How would a rise of 0.25% affect you?


Wooden wheels Japanese researchers are developing new light-but-strong materials combining wood pulp and plastics.


Sugar rush The UK's sugar beet industry plans to ramp up production as EU quotas come to an end after 50 years.


Ethical model More businesses are embracing the 'buy one, donate one' model, but can they also turn a profit?