Donald Trump and the US economy in six charts

Carillion: The signals that the company was going bust

Dixons Carphone boss leaves for Boots

Coca-Cola pledges to recycle all packaging by 2030

Amazon raises monthly Prime price in US

Dignity cuts funeral prices amid growing competition

Carpetright shares crash on profit warning

UK retail sales slide in tough December

Asda and Aldi stop energy drink sales to under-16s

Carillion plan dubbed 'sticking plaster'

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick a billionaire after $9.3bn investment deal

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Donald Trump and the US economy in six charts
How has US growth, jobs, stocks and trade fared in the first year of Donald Trump's presidency?


Carillion: The signals that the company was going bust
Why did the City start to bet against construction giant Carillion before it went bust?


Dixons Carphone boss leaves for Boots
The head of the electronics retailer is switching to the cosmetics and chemist chain in a major move.


Coca-Cola pledges to recycle all packaging by 2030
The drinks giant is pledging to reclaim a used can or bottle for every one sold.


Amazon raises monthly Prime price in US
The firm bumps up the monthly fee by $2, but the cost of an annual subscription was unchanged.


Dignity cuts funeral prices amid growing competition
Shares in Dignity, the UK's only listed funeral firm fall 50%, as it cuts prices by 25%.


Carpetright shares crash on profit warning
Shares in the retailer slump by 40% after the retailer suffers a "sharp deterioration" in UK trade.


UK retail sales slide in tough December
Retailers saw their biggest monthly fall since the EU referendum, official figures show.


Asda and Aldi stop energy drink sales to under-16s
Asda and Aldi will introduce ID checks from early March, after campaigners called for restrictions.


Carillion plan dubbed 'sticking plaster'
The FSB small business organisation rejects government claims that banks' support will provide a lifeline.


Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick a billionaire after $9.3bn investment deal
Travis Kalanick is selling shares worth $1.4bn as a consortium invests $9.3bn in Uber.


Web firms 'better' at hate speech removal
The European Union says that 70% of material deemed to be offensive is removed within 24 hours.


ATM shake-up could leave many without cash, consumer group warns
People in remote areas could be left with little or no access to cash, says consumer group Which?


'Poor' British Steel pensions advice reviewed by police
Tata employees claim they have been mis-sold advice about moving from the British Steel Pension Scheme.


Santander boss named in RBS scandal
Nathan Bostock was responsible for controversial GRG division during scandal, MPs are told.


Hyperloop: A visit to the test site of Virgin's train of the future
Can a futuristic tube-based transport scheme that shoots pods through a vacuum become a reality?


How the zipper became a million dollar idea
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the zipper became a million dollar idea.


Fighting for flexible working hours
Less than half of parents feel flexible working is an option in their workplace.


Fishermen's app: 'We can go direct to the consumer'
The app that's allowing Africa's fishermen to sell their catches directly to restaurants.


'If I tried to escape they said they would kill me'
"Peter" came to Britain looking for a new life but instead he was held captive and forced to work for nothing.


Zambia's traders protest at anti-cholera measures
Market traders in Zambia protest against government rules aimed at containing an outbreak of cholera.


Donald Trump's impact on trade in Asia
What's been the impact of Donald Trump's withdrawal of the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement?


Detroit motor show: Autonomous vehicles move centre stage
Detroit motor show: Autonomous vehicles move centre stage


Hijab shampoo advert: L'Oreal model on 'game-changing' ad
Beauty blogger Amena Khan hopes to empower young women by wearing a hijab in a new hair advert.