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Property repossessions 'lowest since 1980'

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 11:12:25 GMT

Low mortgage rates and a less aggressive attitude from lenders means fewer are having their homes seized.

German economy narrowly avoids recession

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 10:40:32 GMT

The economy has been hit by a slowdown in the global economy and problems in the car sector.

How the chocolate bar became a million dollar idea

Thu, 14 Feb 2019 23:57:24 GMT

The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the chocolate bar became a million dollar idea.

Japan turns to tech to cut long working hours

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:09:31 GMT

Overwork is a longstanding problem in Japan and companies are turning to technology for solutions.

May challenged on 'rip-off' energy cap pledge

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 14:51:55 GMT

An MP reminds the PM of her call to end to rip-off energy prices, but tells her 2.5 million people were now in fuel poverty.