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News and views on business and the world of personal finance. Plus the very latest from the financial markets around the globe

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London, United States

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BBC

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News and views on business and the world of personal finance. Plus the very latest from the financial markets around the globe

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English


Episodes

Two hearts... one mind?

2/14/2020
Sajid Javid resigns as Chancellor after Boris Johnson insists he sack his team. Some are calling it a Downing Street power grab. We look at what it means for the UK's finances.

Duration:00:29:23

Recharging the car industry

2/13/2020
Sean Farrington and Mickey Clark catch up with the boss of Ford Europe to discuss the future of the car industry. They also take a look at retailer calls for business rate reforms.

Duration:00:34:49

Speeding ahead or hitting the buffers?

2/12/2020
Sean Farrington and Mickey Clark examine the potential impact of HS2 and why the economy is faltering. They also take a look at how some Airbnb listings may be evading the rules.

Duration:00:35:35

Back on Track

2/11/2020
Sean and Louise discuss HS2 and the promised boost to buses and cycling. Plus, get ready for border checks at the end of this year. Frictionless trade with the EU is ending.

Duration:00:38:44

Corden and Ciara

2/10/2020
Sean and Louise look at the fallout from Storm Ciara, head to the Oscars in LA and how streaming industry is effecting the independent cinema sector.

Duration:00:35:27

Weight loss and wine

2/7/2020
Why are some colleges worried they'll struggle to offer T Levels, the new qualification launching this year? Plus the latest weight loss app and can you get nice wine for under £6?

Duration:00:35:00

The deals on the bus

2/6/2020
Danni and Mickey weigh up a new plan to boost and modernise bus services. They also look at the 'buy now pay later' sector and consider the coronavirus' impact on UK tourism.

Duration:00:28:09

Does sex still sell?

2/5/2020
Danni and Mickey look at advertising after a retailer's criticised for 'over-sexual' ads. Also, what it take to get more ethnic diversity on boards?

Duration:00:38:16

Green machines

2/4/2020
Danni and Louise consider the government's plan to ban petrol, diesel and hybrid vehicles by 2035, and a commitment by UK aviation to have net zero carbon emissions by 2050.

Duration:00:38:28

Align or diverge?

2/3/2020
Danni and Louise look at the UK's future trading relationship with Europe. They also talk to the Small Business Commissioner about the impact of late payment, and hear from the SFO

Duration:00:30:34

EU were always on my mind

1/31/2020
Plus the boss of TSB Debbie Crosbie on interest rates and overdrafts. With Sean Farrington and Mickey Clarke.

Duration:00:40:11

Sorting out the trains: Is there a silver bullet?

1/30/2020
Sean and Mickey discuss the future of rail services in Britain following the announcement that Northern will be taken into public ownership. Chancellor Sajid Javid is throwing his support behind HS2 project - is it now more likely the high speed rail scheme will get the green light? Mickey and Sean also discuss the ongoing situation with the coronavirus outbreak in China and how it impacts on businesses and the economy.

Duration:00:30:55

Light at the end of the tunnel?

1/29/2020
Could Northern rail be stripped of its franchise after complaints of delays, cancellations and overcrowding? Also, what does the latest China travel advice mean for business? And, we look at the fallout from the government decision to include Huawei components in the new 5G communications network.

Duration:00:35:24

Nadorcotts and Brexit

1/28/2020
Sean is live at a fruit and veg market looking at the questions businesses still have on Brexit plus what is a Nadorcott? Louise looks at Sainsbury's plan to become net carbon

Duration:00:38:21

Will the government give the green light to Huawei?

1/27/2020
Sean and Louise weigh up Huawei's potential role in parts of the UK's 5G network; they look back on the legacy of basketball legend, Kobe Bryant; and they learn about technology being used in the city of York to get more people to shop there.

Duration:00:30:32

Tracking the cost

1/24/2020
Felicity Hannah and Mickey Clark consider the future of the HS2 project; they hear about a growing trend among some employers to try to use tech to manage the pressure on their staff; and Vince Cable talks to the programme about reforms to the pre-pack insolvency process.

Duration:00:41:20

Time off to grieve

1/23/2020
How can bosses better help workers who've lost a child? How worried should we be about Coronavirus? And why we need the government to tell us what to do to tackle climate change.

Duration:00:40:44

Keeping kids safe online

1/22/2020
One in five internet users in the UK is a child. But they're often using games, apps and websites that are not designed for them. A new code is published today by the Information Commissioner and by the end of next year it's expected to be law. It's aimed at those who make games, software, apps and social media platforms and will require them put children's privacy and safety first. Sean & Mickey look at what the problem is and how the Information Commissioner's Office plans to tackle it....

Duration:00:41:18

21/01/2020

1/21/2020
Predictions a plenty for how we're going to get on this year - Rico brings the global view and with an HS2 decision soon the Boss of one rail freight gives her view.

Duration:00:42:56

£106bn - a price worth paying for HS2?

1/20/2020
Sean and Louise look at the future for the HS2 rail line. A leaked review says the bill is rising. They also consider the impact of pre-pack insolvencies on suppliers.

Duration:00:38:03