Carney: '150,000 firms not fully ready for no-deal Brexit'

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBusinesses 'not fully ready' for no-deal, says CarneyAbout 150,000 businesses still do not have the paperwork they need to keep exporting to the EU in the event of a no-deal Brexit, Mark Carney has said. The Bank of England governor added that many had built up contingency…

Huawei smartphone sales hit amid US curbs

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Huawei is the world's second largest maker of smartphones Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei has said international sales of the Chinese telecoms giant's handsets have sunk 40% in the past month as a US-led backlash against the firm intensifies.Speaking at the firm's headquarters, Mr Ren also said the company would…

'Food porn star' Indian chef gives fine dining a twist

Gaggan Anand, the executive chef and owner of a two Michelin-starred Indian restaurant, uses hyper-modern cooking techniques to take Indian street food to new heights.His self-named restaurant in Bangkok has topped Asia's best restaurants list for the past four years.Filmed and edited by Danny Bull; produced by Thanyarat Doksone; series produced by Pamela Parker.

'Why I want to sue Asda over new employment contract'

Image copyright duncan carson Image caption Duncan Carson is taking advice from his union after rejecting the new terms Duncan Carson has just lost his job as a baker at an Asda store near Stoke, but he is preparing to put up a fight.He is among the Asda workers who have been sacked after refusing…

Prom costs: How families pay for the big night

Image caption Georgina is looking forward to her special occasion Sixteen-year-old Georgina's got just a few days until her end of school prom.She found her dream dress months ago and is now in the final stages of preparing for the big night."You've got your spray tan, getting your nails done, hair and make-up, accessories, jewellery,…