AUDIO: 'Many benefits to online banking'
19 May 2011 6:21:07
Mark Bowerman: "Most shops these days no longer accept cheques."
LinkedIn priced at top of range
19 May 2011 6:02:04
LinkedIn shares are priced at the top of an already-raised range, valuing the business networking website at $4.25bn.
Gold demand stays strong in 2011
19 May 2011 5:10:16
Demand for gold at the start of 2011 remained strong but was below the peaks seen last year, the World Gold Council says.
NZ quakes weigh on budget deficit
19 May 2011 5:01:23
New Zealand announces cuts in spending to battle a record budget deficit, after two earthquakes pummelled Christchurch.
IMF chief resigns over sex charge
19 May 2011 4:55:34
International Monetary Fund head Dominique Strauss-Kahn offers to resign following an alleged sexual assault of a hotel maid in New York.
Singapore raises growth forecast
19 May 2011 2:55:53
Singapore raises its economic growth forecast after a manufacturing boost in the first three months of the year.
Extinction rates 'overestimated'
19 May 2011 2:51:01
Current extinction rate projections may be overestimating the role of habitat loss on species, a study suggest.
VIDEO: Japan cuts back power use
19 May 2011 2:10:41
Japan turns to energy efficiency as the economy falls back into recession
Citroen 'passenger brake' recall
19 May 2011 1:42:50
Citroen are recalling more than 20,000 of its Picasso C3 cars because of concerns the brakes can be activated from the passenger side.
Wave project sparks new link call
19 May 2011 1:39:13
A proposed wave power project is sparking a fresh call for a cable allowing the Western Isles to export electricity.
19 May 2011 0:53:08
How one Colombian clan may hold the key to beating Alzheimer's
Japan economy slides to recession
19 May 2011 0:33:01
Japan's economy contracts in the first three months of the year sending the country into a technical recession.
Report into high cost of railways
19 May 2011 0:22:39
A wholesale reform of the UK's railways is likely to be triggered when a government-commissioned study into their value for money is revealed.
US economy is improving says Fed
19 May 2011 0:06:27
The US central bank has said the US economy is moderately improving, according to minutes of its latest policy committee meeting.
18 May 2011 3:05:36
Can bankers save the rainforests?
Keeping it local?
18 May 2011 3:03:44
Campaigners seek changes in planning law to stop the supermarket
18 May 2011 3:02:43
How our lust for beautiful flowers is killing them off
Keeping up with the internet
18 May 2011 3:00:29
Bandwidth remains the issue says Infinera CTO Drew Perkins
Strauss-Kahn 'in new bail plea'
18 May 2011 2:29:49
IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn will make a new plea for bail on Thursday morning over sexual assault charges, his lawyer says.
Formula 1 enjoys bumper profits
18 May 2011 0:10:16
With potential bidders said to be looking at Formula 1, a new analysis reveals the profits being made by the world's fastest sport
VIDEO: Jobs figures hide economic divide
18 May 2011 8:59:38
Despite lower UK unemployment figures, there is still a big divide between the prospects of people from differing backgrounds.
We need money says Libyan rebel
18 May 2011 7:59:37
Western governments are "strangling" the rebel movement in Libya, according to leading dissident Dr Ali Tarhouni.
'Rogue planets' could be common
18 May 2011 7:18:35
Japanese astronomers claim to have found free-floating "planets" which do not seem to orbit a star.
Split over Airbus subsidy ruling
18 May 2011 6:56:03
The World Trade Organisation partly overturns a ruling on subsidies to plane maker Airbus, leading both the US and Europe to claim victory.
18 May 2011 6:27:47
New Zealand to rein in historically high budget deficit