Nutella spread 'damages environment'
17 Jun 2015 0:11:02
France's Ecology Minister Segolene Royal urges people to stop eating Nutella because it is made with palm oil and damages the environment.
Boeing warns Airbus over state aid
17 Jun 2015 0:06:56
Boeing warns arch-rival Airbus over unconfirmed reports that the European planemaker wants state aid for a new version of its A380.
AirAsia shares slide on finance woes
17 Jun 2015 9:03:17
Shares of Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia fall as much 13%, despite the airline defending its finances and accounting practices.
Payments to RBS customers 'missing'
17 Jun 2015 8:47:47
About 600,000 payments expected by customers of the RBS group of banks have failed to enter accounts overnight, the bank admits.
UK unemployment falls again
17 Jun 2015 8:46:29
UK unemployment fell 43,000 in the three months to April to 1.81m, official figures show
Swiss banks 'reported Fifa accounts'
17 Jun 2015 8:43:06
Swiss banks reported suspicious activity around Fifa accounts, says the Swiss attorney general investigating alleged corruption.
Controllers wait on Philae link
17 Jun 2015 8:37:47
No new signals have been picked up from the Philae comet lander since a brief radio contact on Sunday, but controllers say this is not surprising.
Berkeley shares jump on profit rise
17 Jun 2015 8:20:12
Shares in Berkeley Group rise almost 8% after the housebuilder posted a jump in annual profits.
VIDEO: 'Shark was biting my left arm'
17 Jun 2015 8:11:32
Hunter Treschl, who survived a shark attack in North Carolina on Sunday, talks about the moment he was attacked and about losing his arm.
Asia stocks follow US market rebound
17 Jun 2015 8:10:27
Asian stocks are mostly higher on Wednesday after US stocks rebounded ahead of the Federal Reserve decision on interest rates.
Luanda remains 'most expensive city'
17 Jun 2015 7:07:14
The Angolan capital, Luanda, remains the world's most expensive city for expatriates, according to an annual survey by consultancy Mercer.
Averting the trucker shortage crisis
17 Jun 2015 3:26:54
How do you attract new lorry drivers?
VIDEO: When will the Fed raise rates?
17 Jun 2015 3:08:02
America's central bank wraps up a two-day policy meeting on Wednesday as markets wait for hints about a rate rise.
VIDEO: Flamingo fitted with prosthetic leg
17 Jun 2015 3:00:25
A flamingo in Brazil has been fitted with a prosthetic leg.
Woolworths boss quits amid job cuts
17 Jun 2015 1:56:25
The chief executive of Australia's Woolworths is stepping down after nearly four years at the supermarket chain.
More bee species 'must be protected'
17 Jun 2015 0:05:32
Almost 80% of crop pollination by wild bees is provided by just 2% of the most common species, say scientists.
Vietnam's 'stunning' rise in school standards
16 Jun 2015 3:26:14
How did Vietnam overtake the US at school?
When will the Fed raise rates?
16 Jun 2015 3:15:32
When will the US raise interest rates?
Taiwan seeks recipe for success
16 Jun 2015 3:13:30
Taiwan looks to raise its foodie profile
VIDEO: Why Din Tai Fung dumplings are famous
16 Jun 2015 3:12:33
Only one Taiwanese food brand is world famous - dumpling maker Din Tai Fung. What makes its products so special?
Fox confirms Murdoch handover plans
16 Jun 2015 2:14:26
21st Century Fox confirms that James Murdoch will take over as chief executive from his father Rupert on 1 July.
Las Vegas mogul Kirk Kerkorian dies
16 Jun 2015 6:35:10
Kirk Kerkorian, the veteran US businessman who made billions in the hospitality and entertainment industries in Las Vegas, dies at the age of 98.
VIDEO: Growing role for civilian drones
16 Jun 2015 6:29:03
The focus of this year's Paris Airshow may have been on big aircraft, but away from the battle between Airbus and Boeing, drones have been making a significant showing.
Trump to run for president in 2016
16 Jun 2015 6:25:46
Property billionaire Donald Trump announces he will run for the White House as a Republican in the 2016 election.
New pension rules used by 60,000
16 Jun 2015 5:39:30
About 60,000 people have taken advantage of new pension rules designed to give greater financial freedom in retirement, Chancellor George Osborne says.