11:08 am (10 minutes ago)
Christophe de Margerie, chief executive of French oil company Total since 2007, has died after his plane crashed during take-off in Moscow.
10:35 am (44 minutes ago)
Government borrowing rises in September to £11.8bn, which will limit the government's options in the run-up to next year's election economists say.
Yesterday 10:32 pm (13 hours ago)
Apple reports fourth-quarter earnings of $8.47bn (£5.24bn), beating analysts' expectations, helped by sales of its new iPhone models.
5:20 am (6 hours ago)
China's economy grows at its slowest pace since the global financial crisis, causing speculation the government may introduce more stimulus measures.
10:25 am (53 minutes ago)
Borrowing drawing on the equity tied up in people's property hits its highest quarterly level since records began in 2002, figures show.
9:40 am (an hour ago)
Online retailer Amazon reaches a deal with publisher Simon & Schuster over the pricing of e-books.
11:04 am (14 minutes ago)
Asos reports a 14% fall in annual profits but shares in the online retailer jump 18% as investors bet that prospects for the business are improving.
5:05 am (6 hours ago)
Heathrow cancels about 10% of flights on Tuesday, as strong winds and rain from the remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo hit the UK.
Yesterday 11:26 pm (12 hours ago)
US firm AbbVie abandons its talks with UK drugmaker Shire after a new US rule discouraging mergers that would lower a US firm's tax rate.
9:16 am (2 hours ago)
The London market opens flat as investors digest a number of company results.
Yesterday 8:05 pm (15 hours ago)
The Bank of England has launched an official probe after an automated system that transfers billions of pounds between banks was suspended for much of the day delaying house movers.
Yesterday, 11:08 am
The housing market is "sitting on a plateau", a lenders' group has said, despite renewed competition between providers on mortgage rates.
Yesterday 1:34 pm (22 hours ago)
Five of the UK's biggest price comparison sites are accused of "hiding" the best energy deals from consumers by one of their rivals
Yesterday 5:22 pm (18 hours ago)
Banks may have to cut pay to reflect lower industry returns since the financial crisis, a senior Bank of England executive has warned.
Yesterday 5:49 pm (17 hours ago)
Ed Balls says owners of properties worth between £2m and £3m will pay an extra £250 a month in "mansion tax" under a future Labour government - with higher rates for higher value homes.
Friday, October 17th, 11:33 am
Russians put a brave face on the ban on Western food, but some businesses are suffering, Sarah Rainsford reports from Moscow.
Thursday, October 16th, 6:11 pm
A New York Times columnist argues the US and Saudi Arabia are using lower oil prices to advance their foreign policy goals.
Yesterday 1:30 pm (22 hours ago)
Hundreds of people are searching for their money after transferring frozen pensions.
Yesterday 4:34 pm (19 hours ago)
The UK risks being "permanently divided" between rich and poor unless more is done to boost social mobility, says Alan Milburn, the government's anti-poverty tsar.
Yesterday, 12:00 am
Male and female civil servants will be entitled to full parental pay from April 2015, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is to announce.
Yesterday, 12:04 am
The UK economy will grow by 2.4% next year, well below the 3.1% growth expected this year, forecasting group EY Item Club says.
Yesterday 11:23 am (24 hours ago)
The Russian rouble weakens further against the dollar after Moody's downgrades its credit rating, blaming the economic damage caused by sanctions.
Sunday, October 19th, 3:36 pm
The German government must increase investment to improve competitiveness, says finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble.
Wednesday, October 15th, 8:19 pm
Huang Nubo, the founder of property and leisure giant Beijing Zhongkun Investment Group, explains his unique approach to business.
Thursday, October 16th, 12:08 am
As Ethiopia's economy continues to expand, business is growing strongly for coffee shops in the capital Addis Ababa.
Sunday, October 12th, 11:37 pm
Marcos Galperin is the Argentine who set up MercadoLibre, the Latin American equivalent of ecommerce and auction website eBay.
Friday, October 17th, 3:20 pm
Glasgow hotels enjoyed a significant lift in room rates during July, helped by the Commonwealth Games.
Wednesday, October 15th, 12:01 am
The BBC Price of Football study finds some ticket prices in English football rising at almost twice the rate of the cost of living.
Monday, October 13th, 9:19 am
Former Denver Broncos quarterback John Elway says NFL players would cope with playing regularly in London.
12:05 am (11 hours ago)
Can Zuckerberg help to bring more Indians online?
Yesterday 8:09 pm (15 hours ago)
Charity in a mansion from Singapore's rare philanthropists
Yesterday, 12:21 am
Why being brilliant is not enough at work
Yesterday, 8:30 am
Gaming fans pack the League's championship final in Seoul
Yesterday, 12:26 am
The man who has made millions from money off vouchers
Yesterday, 12:36 am
How Mauritius' sugar cane is proving flexible
Friday, October 17th, 1:21 pm
Where did it all go wrong for Europe's biggest economy?
Sunday, October 19th, 12:59 am
The element that heats the Earth and gets everyone arguing