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8 facts about entrepreneurs in London

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 3:39 pm| By Robyn Vinter

What’s the biggest challenge to business?

Playboy magazine Bree Olsen

No more nudes! Playboy to stop publishing images of naked women

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 11:52 am

Now you really will be reading it “for the articles”

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Do you want to work for Richard Branson on Necker Island?

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 11:08 am| By Robyn Vinter

He’s looking for one special person to work with him in paradise

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Below Zero: UK inflation turns negative again

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 10:53 am| By LLB Reporter

The UK is back into negative inflation - thanks to a dip in food and fuel costs.

Big Media Debate

The Big Media Debate: 12 revolutionary ideas media businesses need to adopt right now

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 10:24 am| By Robyn Vinter

We spoke to the cream of the media crop at the LondonLovesBusiness and RBS Big Media Debate

CEO of Pimlico Plumbers Charlie Mullins

Charlie Mullins: I'm ditching Business for Britain over its ridiculous EU stance

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 10:20 am

The Pimlico Plumbers CEO explains why he quit the organisation


This £70bn deal is set to create the world’s largest brewing company

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 9:52 am| By Robyn Vinter

One company could own Peroni, Grolsch, Budweiser, Stella Artois, Corona and many more

Lord Suagr - Never mind Lord Sugar, ask SMEs how to simplify tax demands City accountant

The Apprentice winners - where are they now?

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 9:25 am

The ones who DID NOT get fired

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EXCLUSIVE: Running a business with Lord Sugar is 10x harder than The Apprentice, says winner Mark Wright

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 9:16 am| By Robyn Vinter

Ahead of the new series of The Apprentice tomorrow, we caught up with last year’s winner on what it’s really like working with Lord Sugar

Barclays bank

This is Barclays’ new CEO

Tue, 13 Oct 2015 8:58 am| By Robyn Vinter

Here is the man who might replace Antony Jenkins

Julian Assange

Met Police withdraws 24/7 guards for Julian Assange at Ecuadorian Embassy as part of "covert plan"

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 2:20 pm| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

A number of “overt and covert tactics” will be applied to arrest the Wikileaks founder

David Bagleys Ferrari

Ferrari IPO: Here’s why you should be excited

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 11:28 am| By Robyn Vinter

Stock market launch set to value the company in the multi-billions


16 stats that prove how dynamic British businesses are

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 11:23 am

Britain’s business prowess is world-class. The stats below prove it.

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Mental health problems in the workplace are on the rise – here’s why

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 11:03 am| By Robyn Vinter

There are a few major factors

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Tesco's trump card: Can this new initiative make shoppers fall in love again with the beleaguered supermarket?

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 10:12 am| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Tesco’s struggling – last week’s results prove that.

Karren Brady

Who are the famous people heading up the pro-EU campaign group?

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 10:03 am| By Robyn Vinter

These guys want us to stay in the EU

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Facebook under fire: World's largest social network paid £4,327 in UK tax last year

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 9:23 am| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Facebook’s 362 UK employees earn an average of £210,000 annually and they received over £35m in a share bonus scheme .


London's housing crisis is costing the economy £1bn A YEAR

Mon, 12 Oct 2015 9:04 am| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

How can London’s housing crisis be solved?

Martin Millers Gin Cocktail Recipe

The world's 50 best bars have been announced – and London tops the list

Fri, 9 Oct 2015 11:37 am| By Robyn Vinter

Which London bar has just topped the list of the world’s best bars?

John Mills

Exclusive: Big Labour donor John Mills explains why he’s bankrolling the campaign to leave the EU

Fri, 9 Oct 2015 11:26 am| By Robyn Vinter

The JML founder is one of three major political donors to bankroll the Brexit campaign

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Rumour Mill: Formula One to be sold for $8.5bn to US-Qatari consortium

Fri, 9 Oct 2015 10:59 am| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Formula One is close to being sold to a US-Qatari consortium for $8.5bn.

Car thief

Is your car one of the hundreds of models at risk of being stolen thanks to a big security flaw?

Fri, 9 Oct 2015 10:25 am| By Robyn Vinter

Audi, Honda, Fiat, Citroen and Volkswagen are all on the list


Tesco CEO Dave Lewis just bought shares worth £200,000 - how many millions has he made in the last year?

Fri, 9 Oct 2015 9:15 am| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Lewis must own four times his base salary of £1.25m in shares

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Today’s news in rhyming couplets

Thu, 8 Oct 2015 12:04 pm

In honour of National Poetry Day, we’ve done a news poem

Jeremy Clarkson and crew

Former Top Gear trio start filming for Amazon Prime

Thu, 8 Oct 2015 11:53 am

Jeremy Clarkson and his co-stars James May and Richmond Hammond have started shooting their new motoring programme, possibly in Portugal.

Iphone and globe merger

Can Ofcom hold off O2 and Three phone network merger?

Thu, 8 Oct 2015 11:18 am| By Harry Cockburn

UK’s four networks would become three, raising competition concerns

FIFA Sepp Blatter

Sepp Blatter receives FIFA ban

Thu, 8 Oct 2015 11:07 am| By Robyn Vinter

Soccer boss banned for 90 days

Iphone 6 in hand on fire

iPhone 6s users plagued by “burning hot” home button fault

Thu, 8 Oct 2015 10:31 am| By Harry Cockburn

The iPhone is on fire, in a bad way

Royal Courts of Justice High Court Appeals Court

Court deals unbelievable blow to same sex-couples wanting equal pension rights

Thu, 8 Oct 2015 10:22 am| By Robyn Vinter

Hello, is that the 1980s? We’ve got your court ruling if you want it back

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These are London’s top 20 most influential property developments

Thu, 8 Oct 2015| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

London’s uber-luxury properties are hot in demand – so hot that the capital saw the most number of luxury homes sold in the world last year.

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Is an economic apocalypse coming? IMF warns risk of global financial crash has risen

Thu, 8 Oct 2015| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Policy missteps could result in prolonged global market turmoil

Innovation tech lightbulbs

Over 18,000 people have enrolled in Tech City UK’s Digital Business Academy. Here's why

Wed, 7 Oct 2015| By LLB Reporter

Over 18,000 people across the UK have enrolled in Tech City UK’s Digital Business Academy.

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Royal Mint is selling 1kg gold bars for £25,000

Wed, 7 Oct 2015| By LLB Reporter

Have £25,000 to spare? You can use it buy 1kg gold bars.

Sir James Dyson

How rich is Sir James Dyson?

Wed, 7 Oct 2015| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

The vaccum king has no vacuum of money in his life

Map Strava London

Bike boom: Map of London cycle commutes shows London is leading the way

Wed, 7 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

More people commute by bike in London than in any other city, according to data from ride-logging app Strava

Tesco Car Park

Tesco trouble: Supermarket’s profits halve as sales slump

Wed, 7 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Supermarket cancels sale of Dunnhumby, the Clubcard data business

Theresa May home office

IoD denounces Theresa May’s anti-immigration speech as “myth” and “irresponsible rhetoric”

Tue, 6 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Businesses are “astounded” by home secretary’s speech

Lord Karan Bilimoria

What is Cobra Beer founder Lord Bilimoria's new tech venture?

Tue, 6 Oct 2015

Entrepreneur and cross-bench peer Lord Bilimoria is venturing into the tech sector by launching PictoSo – a free photo-sharing app for smartphones.

Oxford Street buses cyclist

London mayoral candidates unite on plans to pedestrianise Oxford Street

Tue, 6 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Europe’s busiest shopping street is also the world’s most polluted

Edward Snowden

Why is Edward Snowden talking about Smurfs?

Tue, 6 Oct 2015| By LLB Reporter

The UK intelligence agency, GCHQ, can hack into your smartphone without your knowledge – according to Edward Snowden.

Boris Johnson and George Osborne

Boris Johnson fires warning shot at government over tax credit cuts

Tue, 6 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Is the race for the next Conservative Party leader now on?

Cameron Euro flag

British businesses urge Cameron to bring EU referendum forward

Tue, 6 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Government remains reluctant to present membership agreement wishlist

George Osborne 2015 conference

Business rates overhaul: George Osborne to give local councils power to cut rates

Mon, 5 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Osborne announces largest power transfer to councils “in living memory”

Doug Richard

Former Dragons’ Den star Doug Richard appears in court over child sex allegations

Mon, 5 Oct 2015| By LLB Reporter

Ex-Dragon and former advisor to David Cameron has been charged with child sex offences

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Nigel Farage faces investigation for channelling EU money into anti-EU campaign

Mon, 5 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

UKIP leader Nigel Farage is facing an investigation over claims he is using taxpayer money to fund a tour of anti-EU dates across the UK.

American Apparel shop

Ethical clothing company American Apparel files for bankruptcy

Mon, 5 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Trouble for fashion chain follows sexual harassment scandals involving former CEO

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Plastic bag charge begins: But why are some small businesses angry?

Mon, 5 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

And why is the ban good news for charities and the environment?

Pollution Smog London skyline air health

London’s illegal air: here’s the shocking scope of pollution in the capital

Mon, 5 Oct 2015| By Robyn Vinter

Researchers find illegal levels across the board

Pay Packet wages money envelope

Here’s the biggest problem with the living wage

Mon, 5 Oct 2015| By Robyn Vinter

More people are set to be on it than ever before

Lego Man Beard

Lego enters top 100 brands. Nokia is out. Who’s on top?

Mon, 5 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Lego, Paypal and Moet and Chandon knock Gap, Nokia and Nintendo off biggest brands list

Student Of The Year Awards 2015

MUST WATCH: Student of the Year Awards winners pick up their trophies in glittering ceremony Video

Fri, 2 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

Casis Media’s first annual Student of the Year Awards was a major success

Illustration business coins stack money

PPI deadline looming: The scandal in figures

Fri, 2 Oct 2015| By Harry Cockburn

The eye-watering amount of money mis-sold insurance has cost

Mike Lynch Autonomy boss

Autonomy founder Mike Lynch counter-sues HP for $150m

Fri, 2 Oct 2015| By Shruti Tripathi Chopra

Autonomy founder Mike Lynch has counter-sued computer goliath Hewlett-Packard for over $150m (£99m).

Farage laughing

Is Nigel Farage about to quit UKIP (again)?

Fri, 2 Oct 2015| By Robyn Vinter

According to one party donor, he could be

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