Greece economy returns to growth
13 Aug 2015 0:33:03
The Greek economy grew by 0.8% in the second quarter of the year, confounding expectations of a steep contraction.
VIDEO: Tui faces terrorism costs of £20m
13 Aug 2015 0:00:00
Travel operator Tui Group says the beach attack in Tunisia in June and the ongoing migrant crisis in Greece will hit its annual profits.
Npower bill problems to continue
13 Aug 2015 9:01:50
Energy firm Npower says problems with its billing system have again dented profits and will not be fixed until the end of 2016.
Fewer homes seized amid low rates
13 Aug 2015 8:51:28
The number of homes repossessed in the UK fell again in the second quarter of the year as fewer owners fell behind on mortgage repayments.
FTSE rebounds as China worries ease
13 Aug 2015 8:23:29
The UK market rises, recovering some of the ground lost over the past couple of days in the wake of the yuan's depreciation.
India Maggi ban 'legally untenable'
13 Aug 2015 7:19:12
A court in India lifts a government ban on Nestle's popular Maggi noodles, but orders fresh tests before the product can go back on sale.
VIDEO: Fracking bids: Ministers to step in
13 Aug 2015 6:20:10
Environmental groups are angry at moves to give ministers the power to decide whether or not to approve applications for fracking if local authorities take too long.
Tunisia attack lowers Tui profits
13 Aug 2015 6:14:48
Travel operator Tui Group, which owns Thomson and First Choice, announces how much its profits will be hit by the beach attack in Tunisia in June.
VIDEO: Nestle's noodle headache
13 Aug 2015 5:20:55
The Bombay High court is expected to give its verdict on the Maggi noodle ban and the Indian government is now suing Nestle for $100m over the massive recall in June.
Lenovo reports sharp profit drop
13 Aug 2015 5:02:02
Chinese computer and smartphone maker Lenovo reports quarterly results, missing expectations and announcing worldwide job cuts.
VIDEO: Greece prepares for bailout 'showdown'
13 Aug 2015 4:54:12
The Greek parliament is due to meet on Thursday and vote on the country's latest bailout deal, reached with creditors after all night talks on Tuesday.
Fracking bids to be fast-tracked
13 Aug 2015 3:27:54
Shale gas planning applications are to be fast-tracked under new government measures to crack down on councils that delay on making a decision.
China sets new lower yuan guide rate
13 Aug 2015 2:47:11
China sets the guiding rate for its yuan currency lower for third consecutive day, down 1% against the US dollar.
Asian stocks up despite lower yuan
13 Aug 2015 2:27:01
Asian shares are up despite China sending the value of the yuan lower for the third consecutive day.
Quick quiz: Would you make a good entrepreneur?
12 Aug 2015 3:09:33
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Do Italians make better coffee?
12 Aug 2015 3:03:26
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RICS: Government failing on housing
12 Aug 2015 3:01:39
The government is still failing to address the issue of housing supply, according to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
VIDEO: Why is China's currency so important?
12 Aug 2015 1:33:21
China's Central Bank devalues its national currency for the second day in a row - sparking turmoil in global financial markets.
Massive blasts hit north China city
12 Aug 2015 0:47:50
At least seven people die and 300 are injured, state media report, as huge explosions rock the northern Chinese port city of Tianjin.
Call to ban airport shops' VAT saving
12 Aug 2015 9:35:12
The government should make it illegal for airport shops to keep VAT savings for themselves rather than passing them on to customers, the Retail Ombudsman says.
VIDEO: World reactions on yuan devaluation
12 Aug 2015 7:53:54
For the second day in a row, China has cut the value of its currency, the yuan.
Comet 67P nears closest point to Sun
12 Aug 2015 7:39:09
Comet 67P is nearing the closest point to the Sun in its 6.5-year orbit, with the Rosetta spacecraft still in orbit around it.
Victims of 1665 Great Plague 'found'
12 Aug 2015 7:01:00
A mass burial site that may contain 30 victims of the Great Plague is found underneath Liverpool Street station as part of Crossrail works.
VIDEO: With the elephants orphaned by poachers
12 Aug 2015 5:59:50
One World Elephant day, the BBC is told how poaching could see the end of elephants in the wild by 2030.
VIDEO: China's yuan currency devalues again
12 Aug 2015 5:32:02
China's Central Bank has again cut the guiding rate for the national currency, the yuan, a day after Tuesday's record 1.9% devaluation.