18th February 2019

The US cannot crush us, says Huawei founder

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRen Zhengfei described the arrest of his daughter as politically motivated. The founder of Huawei has said there is “no way the US can crush” the company,…


Honda set to close Swindon car plant

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption“Terrible. Doom and gloom” – one worker describes the mood Honda is set to announce the closure of its Swindon car plant in 2022, with the loss…





Saudi Arabia signs $20bn in deals with Pakistan

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSaudi Arabia ‘is Pakistan’s friend in need’ Saudi Arabia has pledged investment deals worth $20bn (£15.5bn) with Pakistan which is seeking to bolster its fragile economy. The…



Tax-free childcare helps just a fifth of families

Image copyright Getty Images Just 91,000 families made use of the new Tax-Free Childcare system in December, according to new government data, That is far below the expected number. Official figures, analysed by the BBC,…