BBC News - Business 23 February 2018

RBS reports first profit in 10 years

The taxpayer-owned bank has reported an annual profit for the first time since the financial crisis.

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'Disbelief and discontent' over rail timetable delays

New train timetables could be published just four weeks before journeys are due to happen

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Electric powered Minis to be built in China

BMW plans a partnership with a Chinese firm to build electric-powered Minis in China.

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Persimmon chief's bonus cut by £25m

Bonuses to top executives at housebuilder Persimmon are cut following criticism over excessive rewards.

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William Hill pushed into loss by Australia writedown

The bookmaker reports an annual loss of £75m after slashing the value of its Australian business.

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Kylie Jenner 'sooo over' Snapchat - and shares tumble

Shares in Snapchat's owner sink after the reality TV star tweets her criticism of the messaging app.

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EU arsenic warning over magnetic putty children's toy

A magnetic putty toy is no longer on sale after dangerous levels of arsenic were found in a product.

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BT told to share poles for ultrafast fibre internet

BT must make it easier for rivals to install fibre broadband on telegraph poles, Ofcom says.

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Standard Life Aberdeen sells insurance business for over £3bn

Standard Life Aberdeen reaches a deal with Phoenix Group to sell one of the UK's oldest insurance companies.

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China seizes control of insurance giant Anbang

In an unusual move Anbang Insurance will be run by the government for one year.

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RBS profit 'very symbolic' says McEwan

RBS turning an annual profit for the first time in ten years is welcomed by chief executive Ross McEwan.

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Can Liberia's celebrity president tackle the economy?

Former international footballer and now Liberian president, George Weah says fixing the economy is his main goal.

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Making cosmetics from Russian herbs

How Russian hair and skincare company Natura Siberica become a popular global brand.

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Wot, no signal?

Billions of people still have no access to mobile services, but nano-satellites could change this.

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