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Flat-pack home? Ikea moves in on UK housing
The Swedish company's joint venture BoKlok is working with Worthing council to build affordable homes.
Sharp fall in foreign investment in UK
The UK is facing increasing competition from countries such as Ireland, France and Germany.
Wayfair staff to walk out over sales to detention centres
Hundreds of staff in Boston are protesting over Wayfair helping to furnish US border detention camps.
Bonmarché seeks rescue bid after 'poor' sales
Shares in the fashion chain have plunged as it backed a previously spurned takeover by billionaire Philip Day.
Robots 'to replace up to 20 million factory jobs' by 2030
A huge acceleration in the use of robots will affect jobs around the world, Oxford Economics says.
Pound's fall has stopped us buying a round of drinks
Sterling's woes make life tougher for some foreign workers, but for many firms, it's good news.
When poverty means living without soap
A father-of-five speaks of living in destitution - a reality for many behind closed doors. a charity says.
Caledonian Sleeper Highland service launch delayed
New carriages featuring double beds were due to be introduced, but will now be diverted to Glasgow and Edinburgh instead.
San Francisco becomes first US city to ban e-cigarettes
The US city, home to market leader Juul, is the first to ban sales in-store and from online retailers.
£2bn rail upgrade proposal put forward for Midlands
Midlands Connect say it would mean direct services between some cities for the first time since 2004.
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