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Goldman Sachs names DJ-ing banker David Solomon as boss

David Solomon, who is to take over from Lloyd Blankfein, is also known as DJ D-Sol.

Tax rise needed to fund NHS spending boost, says watchdog

Office for Budget Responsibility says either taxes need to rise or spending fall to cover health funding.

Wage growth slows despite jobless fall

Wage growth slipped to 2.7% from 2.8% in the three months to May, while unemployment fell by 12,000.

Arsenal caught up in fraud probe at carmaker sponsor

Premier League club Arsenal has been tangled up in a fraud investigation at Chinese carmaker BYD.

Amazon's Jeff Bezos beats Bill Gates in new rich list

The Amazon founder is now richer than Bill Gates has ever been.

EU signs its biggest free trade deal with Japan

The agreement is a challenge to the increasing protectionism employed by US President Donald Trump.

Amazon's European workers strike as Prime promotion continues

Staff in Germany, Spain and Poland are taking action during a major promotion at the retail giant.

FC Barcelona reports record revenues

The Spanish football giant also says it is on track to achieve revenues of €1bn by 2021.

Netflix shares plunge as subscriber growth rate stalls

The streaming service's shares dive 14% after it misses its projections for subscriber growth.

AI will create as many jobs as it displaces - report

But a report warns there will be "winners and losers" with many roles set to change.

China's most expensive film pulled after opening weekend

Despite costing $112m to produce, fantasy epic Asura was withdrawn from cinemas after just one weekend.

Google's job hunting service comes to UK

Google's centralised job hunt services signs up most individual sites with one major exception.

Firms should not penalise meat eaters, warns TUC

A US firm will not pay for staff meals containing meat, but the TUC says meat eaters shouldn't be penalised.

Safestyle UK: Window firm fined for 'aggressive sales'

One man said he was told there would be "trouble" if he cancelled his contract with Safestyle UK.

Brexiteers' Customs Bill amendments accepted by government

Theresa May is accused of "capitulating" to Brexiteers - but she says the policy has not changed.

The perilous search for 'Himalayan Viagra'

More valuable than gold, Yarsagumba fungus is only found in the Himalayas above 3,000 metres.

'Don't be do-gooders. Do things'

Cafédirect boss John Steel says his firm is not "here to be do-gooders, we're here to do things".

The self-driving car that's 50 years old

A self-driving car has become the first to make it round the Goodwood race circuit.

Self-made business owners on Kylie Jenner and their tips for success

The BBC spoke to female business owners about Kylie Jenner and their personal tips for success.

How toilet paper became a million dollar idea

The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how toilet paper became a million dollar idea.

Brexit White Paper 'very disappointing'

Lloyd's of London chief says the government's Brexit White Paper fails the financial services sector.

Virtual reality 'is not just for gamers'

Firms in Hong Kong are using virtual and augmented reality technology to shape client experience.

Flight: Will our skies ever be quieter?

Three ways that the aviation industry is working towards quieter skies.

Kylie Jenner to be 'youngest self-made US billionaire'

But some are debating whether the cosmetics entrepreneur is truly "self-made", as Forbes says.

Emotional surveillance

How facial recognition is being used to identify suspects in crowds and spot suspicious behaviour.

Chinese whispers

Two Chinese companies are implicated in the scandal around the Malaysian investment fund, 1MDB.

'It was pretty crazy'

Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi had never met before they teamed up to launch cloud storage giant Dropbox.

No affordable homes?

More money is now available for people who want to develop affordable housing in their local area.

Shedding pounds

With ever-more money being spent on fitness, BBC News asks who spends most and what is it spent on?

Active defence

How firms are using cutting-edge techniques to stop cyber criminals breaching their networks.

Beauty queen

Kylie Jenner is not old enough to drink alcohol in the US yet, but is worth almost $1bn.

Tariff battle

After the US imposes tariffs on $34bn of goods from China, the BBC looks at President Trump's move.

Trading places

President Trump vows to move quickly on a UK trade deal after Brexit - but the reality is more complex.

Playing Chequers

The UK government is due to set out its plans for the country's post-Brexit relationship with the EU. What do we know so far?

Korea lesson

The popularity of K-pop is driving a global boom in learning the Korean language.

Ground breaking tech

Virtual reality, drones and automation are making mining safer and more productive.

Citroën CEO: ‘Directors' egos can be a bit like four-year-olds’

Linda Jackson is the first female and first British CEO of French carmaker Citroën.

'One of the lucky ones'

Simplyhealth chief executive Romana Adbin didn't let the lasting impact of polio hold her back.

From podium to boardroom

David Coulthard swapped the high-powered world of Formula 1 for a new career path in the media and business.

New Tempest fighter jet model unveiled

The UK plans to invest £2bn in the new jet, which can be used with either pilots or as a drone.

Lift-off for Scotland: Sutherland to host first UK spaceport

The UK Space Agency backs Scotland's north coast as the place to launch satellites to orbit.

US travel ban will not stop visitors - Qatar Airways boss

The US travel ban will not stop Middle Eastern tourists flying to the US, says Akbar Al Baker.

Theresa May pledges to boost aerospace amid Brexit fears

The prime minister promises extra investment for industry weeks after Airbus threatened to leave UK.

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