Autumn Statement to include wages and house building announcements
22 Nov 2016 2:25:34
The chancellor is set to announce measures on wages and house building in his Autumn Statement.
Vinci shares plunge on publication of fake press release
22 Nov 2016 9:43:17
Shares in the French construction firm Vinci plunge after a fake press release said the firm would restate its accounts and sack its finance director.
22 Nov 2016 6:56:00
The "Freiburg Cup", which comes with a deposit of €1, is going down well with German students.
What will humans look like in 100 years? | Juan Enriquez
22 Nov 2016 6:19:53
We can evolve bacteria, plants and animals -- futurist Juan Enriquez asks: Is it ethical to evolve the human body? In a visionary talk that ranges from medieval prosthetics to present day neuroengineering and genetics, Enriquez sorts out the ethics associated with evolving humans and imagines the ways we'll have to transform our own bodies if we hope to explore and live in places other than Earth.
Online shoppers 'face disruption' from EU payment plans
22 Nov 2016 6:04:47
EU plans to make shoppers go through extra security for many online payments have come under fire.
Malware is making ATMs 'spit cash'
22 Nov 2016 5:53:17
A Russian cybersecurity company warns of a spate of remotely coordinated attacks on cash machines.
Dodo skeleton sells for £280,000 at auction
22 Nov 2016 5:14:08
A nearly complete dodo skeleton is sold at auction for £280,000.
Lufthansa to cancel 900 flights as pilots strike again
22 Nov 2016 5:10:13
German airline Lufthansa will cancel 900 flights on Wednesday as pilots strike again over pay.
Autumn Statement: An animated guide
22 Nov 2016 5:00:53
What's going to be in the Autumn Statement? Take a look at our animated guide.
GM allowed to delay air bag recall
22 Nov 2016 3:48:57
General Motors is allowed to delay the recall of vehicles so it can prove their air bags are safe.
Morrisons to revive Safeway brand name
22 Nov 2016 3:44:18
The supermarket chain Morrisons is to revive the Safeway name for some of the food it makes for independent retailers.
Clydesdale Bank posts first annual profit in five years
22 Nov 2016 3:22:14
The Clydesdale and Yorkshire banking group makes its first annual profit for five years in its maiden annual results.
Tesco denies pupil lunchtime discrimination at Edinburgh store
22 Nov 2016 2:24:15
Tesco denies claims it has been discriminating against state school pupils at one of its Edinburgh stores.
Autumn Statement: The numbers to look out for
22 Nov 2016 2:11:30
BBC economics editor Kamal Ahmed runs through the important numbers to watch for ahead of Wednesday's Autumn Statement.
Autumn home sales sluggish in UK
22 Nov 2016 1:02:05
Sales of homes in the UK remained sluggish in the autumn compared with the same period last year, figures show.
Meet Steph: Merseyside’s only female plasterer
22 Nov 2016 1:01:48
Steph Leese, also known as the Pink Plasterer, is the only female plasterer working in Merseyside.
Transasia: Taiwan airline shuts after crashes
22 Nov 2016 9:53:10
Taiwanese airline Transasia is shutting down after two fatal crashes and heavy losses.
Government borrowing falls to £4.8bn in October
22 Nov 2016 9:53:04
Government borrowing fell by more than expected to £4.8bn in October, according to official figures.
NHS using Google technology to treat patients
22 Nov 2016 9:52:41
A London NHS hospital trust has teamed up with tech giant Google to share patient data in the hope of saving lives.
Mining shares pull FTSE 100 higher
22 Nov 2016 9:35:33
Mining companies pull the FTSE 100 higher for the second day running on Tuesday.
Daimler chief removed after 'racist rant' in China
22 Nov 2016 9:13:13
Carmaker Daimler removes a senior executive from his job after he allegedly makes racist comments in a row in China.
Government sells more shares in Lloyds Banking Group
22 Nov 2016 8:58:48
The government reduces its stake in Lloyds Banking Group further as it continues to try and return the lender to full private ownership.
BT boss: We will invest in remote locations
22 Nov 2016 8:29:01
Sir Mike Rake says he is working with the government to deliver broadband to remote areas
What can London learn from Hamburg on devolution?
22 Nov 2016 8:10:46
As London's mayor bids for more powers for the city ahead of the Autumn Statement, BBC London heads to Hamburg to find out what impact devolution has on a city.
Screwfix sales boost Kingfisher profits
22 Nov 2016 7:58:11
A rise in like-for-like sales at Screwfix, and in Poland, boosts DIY giant Kingfisher's third quarter figures.