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'Massive gas discovery' off Egypt coast
Italian energy group Eni says it has found one of the world's largest natural gas fields off Egypt's coast.

Inquiry into restaurant tipping abuse
The abuse of tipping by restaurants is to be the subject of an investigation launched by Business Secretary Sajid Javid.

VW and Suzuki settle four-year dispute
The International Chamber of Commerce rules that VW should sell its stake in Suzuki, ending a four-year dispute between over their failed partnership.

China punishes 197 over stock 'rumours'
Chinese authorities punish 197 people for spreading rumours online about the recent stock market crash and fatal explosions in Tianjin.

Chinese shares lead Asia lower
Chinese shares are lower on fears of further market volatility and ahead of economic data expected to point to a further economic slowdown.

Rate rise on agenda despite China woes
Bank of England governor Mark Carney says the decision on when to raise UK interest rates is still likely to be made at the end of the year, despite China's slowdown.

HSBC glitch payments 'all processed'
A computer glitch that delayed 275,000 HSBC payments has now been resolved, the bank tells the BBC.

Ex-Sainsbury's boss slams Living Wage
Justin King, the former chief executive of Sainsbury's, says the National Living Wage will "destroy jobs".

Ashley Madison founder steps down
The founder and chief executive of the Ashley Madison extra-marital affair website, Noel Biderman, steps down following data hack.

Brooks 'to return as News Corp chief'
News Corp confirms it is in talks with Rebekah Brooks after the Financial Times newspaper reports she is to return as chief executive of its UK division.

Property sales 'down 15%' but prices up
The number of homes being sold in England and Wales has fallen significantly, according to figures from the Land Registry.

Popularity of Isas 'at ten-year low'
The number of adults taking out Individual Savings Accounts (Isa) has fallen to its lowest level for ten years, according to official figures

McDonald's boss defends zero-hours
The new boss of McDonald's UK tells the BBC that zero-hours contracts are fair because they help staff stay flexible.

Zano mini-drones struggle to launch
Kickstarter raised it £2.3m but drone maker struggles to meet hopes