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Google Glass controlled by brainwave

Wed, 2014-07-09 19:00
A London start-up hacks Google Glass so it can be controlled by a person's brainwaves.

HMRC loses Rangers tax case appeal

Wed, 2014-07-09 17:19
HM Revenue and Customs loses its appeal over Rangers use of Employee Benefit Trusts (EBTs) - the so-called "Big Tax Case".

Fed plans to end stimulus in October

Wed, 2014-07-09 14:45
The Federal Reserve plans to end its stimulus programme in October if US economic growth continues at its current pace, meeting minutes released on Wednesday reveal.

Sainsbury's against longer Sundays

Wed, 2014-07-09 14:31
Sainsbury's former chief executive Justin King tells the BBC that the company is against relaxing Sunday trading rules.

US teens trail global peers in money matters

Wed, 2014-07-09 13:56
US teens trail Chinese in financial literacy test

Reforms shake up Mexico telecoms

Wed, 2014-07-09 13:11
Reforms to Mexico's telecoms market are forcing a break-up of Carlos Slim's America Movil empire.

Greek workers hold 24-hour strike

Wed, 2014-07-09 12:02
Public sector workers in Greece hold a 24-hour strike in protest at continuing spending cuts, with hospitals, prisons and tax offices affected.

Bentley set for record sales in 2014

Wed, 2014-07-09 11:35
Luxury carmaker Bentley says it is on course for record sales in 2014 after a 23% increase in deliveries in the first half of the year.

Vatican overhauls scandal-hit bank

Wed, 2014-07-09 10:59
The president of the Vatican bank is to be replaced by a French financier as part of extensive reforms to the Church's central government.

Beckham among rich facing tax demand

Wed, 2014-07-09 08:11
Some of the biggest names in business, sport and entertainment will face extra tax demands, when HMRC gets new powers later this month.

Emirates finalises $56bn 777X order

Wed, 2014-07-09 06:52
US plane maker Boeing and Emirates Airline finalise a $56bn deal for 150 new 777X mini-jumbo jets.

What price potato salad?

Wed, 2014-07-09 05:04
Potato salad Kickstarter stokes internet ire.

Modi's mountain to climb

Wed, 2014-07-09 03:30
Hopes are incredibly high for India's new government.

Why are leaders racking up air miles?

Wed, 2014-07-09 03:10
Numerous world leaders are travelling to Asia to help kick-start trade and investment.

Lessons in girl power in Ghana's schools

Tue, 2014-07-08 19:39
Talking to the chieftain about sexism

Success tips of female Turkish boss

Tue, 2014-07-08 19:31
Turkish restaurateur Defne Ertan Tuysuzoglu reveals her recipe for succeeding as a woman in Turkey's male-dominated business world.

An epitaph for India's 'appalling' national car

Tue, 2014-07-08 17:11
The 'appalling' sedan that people waited eight years to buy

UK firms get £1bn India credit line

Tue, 2014-07-08 14:45
The UK's export finance body is to provide a £1bn line of credit for investment in Indian infrastructure, UK Chancellor George Osborne says.

Nike ends Manchester United kit deal

Tue, 2014-07-08 14:11
Nike is ending a 13-year deal to manufacture Manchester United's football kit, saying the terms "did not represent good value".

Fifa partner defends arrested CEO

Tue, 2014-07-08 11:19
A Fifa partner firm defends its chief executive after his arrest by Brazilian police investigating the illegal sale of World Cup tickets.