6:27 pm (4 hours ago)
Aerospace and defence giant EADS says it will cut 5,800 jobs as a fall in governments' military spending begins to bite.
4:43 pm (5 hours ago)
The Communication Workers' Union (CWU) will ballot postal staff recommending they accept a "landmark" deal.
4:12 pm (6 hours ago)
Film star and "green" campaigner Leonardo DiCaprio is to enter a team in the new Formula E motor racing series, which aims to boost electric car sales.
8:34 pm (an hour ago)
Wage growth in the UK is not predicted to return to its historic norm of around 2% for a "couple of years", says the UK's fiscal watchdog.
5:49 pm (4 hours ago)
Some of the UK's biggest supermarkets may consider increasing their prices north of the border, should Scotland vote for independence next year.
4:21 pm (6 hours ago)
American Airlines and US Airways complete their long awaited merger to launch the world's biggest airline.
8:59 am (13 hours ago)
Eight leading technology firms including Google and Facebook call for "wide-scale changes" to US government surveillance.
5:15 pm (5 hours ago)
A members-only supermarket for people on welfare support has begun trading, offering heavily-discounted products supplied by major retailers.
2:53 pm (7 hours ago)
The French economy will grow by 0.5% in the final three months of the year, says the country's central bank.
12:00 am (22 hours ago)
The OECD says Labour's plan to freeze energy bills if it wins the 2015 election could put investors in energy firms in financial danger.
3:06 pm (7 hours ago)
A new watchdog says supermarket suppliers are "still nervous" about making complaints.
12:00 am (22 hours ago)
A survey of recruitment firms shows sharp growth in the demand for staff in November and the sharpest rise in salaries in six years.
5:29 pm (5 hours ago)
Iain Duncan Smith rejects claims his flagship welfare policy will be a "debacle" and insists the IT system underpinning it "seems to be absolutely fine".
12:59 pm (9 hours ago)
Indian shares hit a record high as the main opposition party, seen as business friendly, wins an absolute majority in assembly elections.
4:50 am (17 hours ago)
China takes another step loosening its grip on interest rates as it allows banks to trade deposits with each other at market-determined rates.
2:21 am (20 hours ago)
Japan revises down its growth data for the July-to-September period after private investment slowed more than expected.
1:57 pm (8 hours ago)
Facebook develops a "sympathise" button that users could click instead of the "like" button.
Friday, December 6th, 8:42 pm
The electric guitar played by Bob Dylan at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival sells at auction in New York for a record $965,000 (£591,000).
Friday, December 6th, 1:46 pm
UK energy supplier E.On announces average dual fuel bill increase of 3.7% from January 2014
Friday, December 6th, 2:54 pm
A deliberate attempt to disrupt services at NatWest left some customers struggling to access online banking on Friday.
Friday, December 6th, 11:47 am
House prices rose by 1.1% in November compared with the previous month and were up 7.7% from a year earlier, the Halifax says.
1:49 am (20 hours ago)
China's exports rise more than expected in November adding to the evidence of a rebound in the world's second-largest economy.
Friday, December 6th, 7:10 pm
The US unemployment rate fell to a five-year low of 7% in November as firms created 203,000 new jobs, latest figures show.
Friday, December 6th, 1:26 pm
Think tank the Institute for Fiscal Studies warns that the increased growth announced in the Autumn Statement is just expected growth arriving early.
Friday, December 6th, 12:09 am
Italian entrepreneur Rosaria Piseri explains how her lifelong fascination with seaweed led to the creation of her company, AlgAran.
Wednesday, December 4th, 11:49 pm
The booming economy of the Canadian province of Alberta is forcing firms to find British and Irish workers to fill vacancies, reports Ayesha Bhatty Clough.
Monday, December 2nd, 12:18 am
A profile of Danish software entrepreneur and multimillionaire Tommy Ahlers who says he was born to be a leader.
7:34 am (14 hours ago)
Police are continuing to question six people arrested on Sunday after an ex-Portsmouth player told an undercover reporter he had been involved in fixing football matches.
Friday, December 6th, 11:52 am
Plans for a new £7m sports centre and swimming pool in Sheffield are announced.
Friday, December 6th, 8:24 am
Wales' four regions are reported to be ready to take legal action against the WRU over the right to play in cross-border competitions.
8:20 am (14 hours ago)
A 'Community Shop' in Barnsley has started selling heavily discounted items donated by some of the big supermarkets to people on certain welfare benefits.
8:05 am (14 hours ago)
Volkswagen is to stop making the Kombi and a motoring era is coming to an end.
10:50 am (11 hours ago)
Kate Shoesmith, head of policy at the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, discusses the recent rise in vacancies in the UK job market.
10:53 am (11 hours ago)
Toys are increasingly being marketed for adults as well as children and with Christmas approaching, it is predicted to be an exceptionally profitable year for manufacturers.
2:25 am (20 hours ago)
One month on from Typhoon Haiyan and less than a third of businessmen have returned to the city of Tacloban.
12:24 am (22 hours ago)
Sumi Das looks at how object design is being protected from piracy
9:02 am (13 hours ago)
British retailer Marks & Spencer says it plans to make India its biggest overseas market.
10:58 am (11 hours ago)
Switzerland's private banks must declare on Monday whether they will sign up to a US transparency agreement aimed at ending tax evasion. Imogen Foulkes reports.
12:11 am (22 hours ago)
What economic legacy did he leave for South Africa?
12:13 am (22 hours ago)
The US veteran and his flip-flop factory for Afghanistan
12:25 am (22 hours ago)
Could everything from kids' toys to Aston Martins be pirated?
2:05 pm (8 hours ago)
Only 7% of British films are profitable. Does it matter?
Friday, December 6th, 11:07 am
How to make an insurance claim
Yesterday, 12:26 am
Of all metals, why did people decide this one was precious?
Friday, December 6th, 9:51 pm
The Duke of York hosts a speed dating-style event for start-ups
Thursday, December 5th, 1:40 pm
What the chancellor's statement means for you