Move suggests momentum building towards an agreement between Beijing and Washington
Big dilemma for companies such as GM and Texas Instruments that have their biggest markets there
Growth has tripled that of comparable countries — but few can follow its lead
The BBC’s Aaron Heslehurst explains how dynamite became a million dollar idea.
Drones are being used to map previously unmapped areas in Africa to the benefit of its citizens.
The World Bank is funding a new mapping initiative which is becoming a model for other parts of the continent.
Consumer spending makes up most of the UK economy, so where do reports that it is slowing down leave us?
Losses from the partial shutdown could soon add up to more than the cost of the border wall.
Exclusive: Carolyn Fairbairn of industry body will urge MPs to put economy before politics
A no-deal Brexit would have profound economic consequences with GDP shrinking by up to 8%, putting thousands of jobs at risk, the Confederation of British Industry is to warn.
The business body is urging MPs to back Theresa May’s deal, describing it as a “solution” businesses can work with as it delivers a transition period and avoids a “hugely damaging cliff edge”.
Business Secretary @GregClarkMP reflects the voice of business. 1000’s of firms in despair at prospect of no deal. Rising costs & border disruption will cost jobs for years to come. Business will work with PM’s deal. If politicians can’t, they must find a way to stop no deal.