4:13 pm (10 minutes ago)
Asda, the UK's second largest retailer, is facing a mass legal action over equal pay by women who work in their stores.
11:06 am (5 hours ago)
UK politicians react angrily to demands for an extra £1.7bn (2.1bn euros) contribution towards the European Union's budget due to the country's better economic performance.
3:10 pm (an hour ago)
Ford reports a sharp fall in profits, largely due to the cost of developing its new F-150 pickup truck.
12:22 pm (4 hours ago)
The economy expanded at a slower pace in in the three months to 30 September following a 0.9% rise in the second quarter, the ONS said.
3:47 pm (36 minutes ago)
Shareholders in US banana distributor Chiquita vote against a merger deal with Irish rival Fyffes in favour of a higher offer.
9:47 am (7 hours ago)
Newly independent bank TSB says it is attracting more new customers than it had expected.
12:30 pm (4 hours ago)
The cost of renting a home in Britain rose by 1% in the year to September, with the fastest growth seen in London and Scotland, official statistics show.
9:15 am (7 hours ago)
Spirit Pub Company has rejected a takeover offer from cider maker C&C, days after agreeing to recommend a rival offer from Greene King.
12:12 am (16 hours ago)
Computer workstations, electronic signature pads and free wi-fi are rolling out across UK job centres.
Yesterday 10:53 pm (18 hours ago)
Microsoft reports a fall in profits as a result of the cost of job cuts and its purchase of Nokia's smartphone business earlier this year but rising revenue cheers investors.
5:28 am (11 hours ago)
Australia's troubled national carrier Qantas says it is on course to deliver its first pre-tax profits this year in the three months to September.
Yesterday 9:40 pm (19 hours ago)
Amazon shares plunge over 10% after the company reports a third-quarter loss of $437m (£273m), bigger than many analysts expected.
12:20 pm (4 hours ago)
London's leading shares dip lower in Friday morning trading, led downwards by publisher Pearson.
7:26 am (9 hours ago)
China's property prices fall 1.3% in September, marking the first year-on-year fall in the sector.
9:39 am (7 hours ago)
Asian shares were mixed on Friday after US markets closed higher on strong company results that boosted investor sentiment.
11:38 am (5 hours ago)
Council leaders call for a more "common-sense approach" to term-time holidays.
Yesterday, 3:27 pm
Mortgage activity dropped in September compared with a year ago signalling a UK housing market that is "continuing to cool", banks have said.
Yesterday, 1:04 am
Lloyds Banking Group is planning to cut around 9,000 jobs - around a tenth of its entire workforce - over the next three years, the BBC understands.
Yesterday, 12:03 am
Builders are preparing to construct new UK homes at a rate not seen since the before the financial crisis, new figures show.
Yesterday, 2:41 pm
UK retail sales fall 0.3% September, adding to signs that the economic recovery may be losing steam.
Yesterday 8:18 pm (20 hours ago)
Oil firms BP and GDF Suez announce they have discovered a new field in the UK Central North Sea.
Monday, 12:26 am
How Mark Pearson, the boss of discount offers website My Voucher Codes, set up the business and became a self-made multi-millionaire.
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.
3:15 pm (an hour ago)
Europe's biggest football clubs consider asking Fifa to hold the 2022 World Cup in May to avoid the intense summer heat.
Yesterday 5:52 pm (23 hours ago)
Bosses of the Caterham F1 admit they will struggle to race in the USA next weekend if they cannot resolve a dispute with administrators.
Yesterday, 10:49 am
A total of 950,000 tickets were sold for the 2015 Rugby World Cup during September, organisers say.
2:18 pm (2 hours ago)
Several large Indian companies are developing their own mines in Australia, but environmentalists are concerned for the future of the Great Barrier Reef.
2:13 pm (2 hours ago)
India's Mahashian Di Hatti (MDH) shows how many Indians' lifestyles are changing - it's now selling pre-packed spices to its customers.
12:34 pm (4 hours ago)
Tamasin Ford reports on the effects of rapidly rising house prices in Windhoek, Namibia.
12:29 pm (4 hours ago)
Roderick MacLeod reports on the growing trout farming business in the water-rich African country of Lesotho.
7:25 am (9 hours ago)
The Women's Tennis Association finals are being held in Asia for the first time. Sharanjit Leyl speaks to the chair and chief executive of the WTA, Stacey Allaster.
7:20 am (9 hours ago)
Infosys boss Vishal Sikka says the Indian software giant is bouncing back after struggling in recent years.
12:41 am (16 hours ago)
Russell Brand speaks to Newsnight about his "alternative to corporate hegemony".
Yesterday, 1:41 pm
As the annual TechCrunch event for tech start ups comes to London for the first time, David Grossman goes to investigate.
12:04 am (16 hours ago)
Silicon valley's billion dollar start-up failures
Yesterday 8:00 pm (20 hours ago)
A peek inside the richest club in China
Yesterday, 12:09 am
Renting a cubicle for a power nap
Yesterday, 12:12 am
How can the supermarket turn its fortunes around?
Wednesday, 8:11 pm
The risks facing firms that grow too fast
Wednesday, 8:11 pm
Why India's love affair with gold is deepening
Wednesday, 12:48 pm
The story behind the promotions at the end of the aisle
12:37 pm (4 hours ago)
Why being over 40 makes you the perfect entrepreneur