Peugeot owner PSA sees profits nearly double
23 Feb 2017 0:11:37
As its profits rise, the French carmaker says it will "develop" Vauxhall if it buys the brand.
Most wood energy schemes are a 'disaster' for climate change
23 Feb 2017 9:47:43
A new report says that using wood pellets to generate low-carbon electricity is a highly flawed policy.
Brexit: Barclays 'committed to London'
23 Feb 2017 9:22:42
Barclays is making plans in case the UK loses access to the EU single market after Brexit, but is committed to London, chief executive Jes Staley says.
FTSE 100 lower despite RSA Insurance boost
23 Feb 2017 8:45:46
RSA is the biggest riser on the FTSE, but British Gas owner Centrica weighs on the market.
Barclays full-year profits almost treble to £3.2bn
23 Feb 2017 7:50:50
"Strong progress" in restructuring helps the bank to report profits of £3.2bn.
British Gas says competition has hit profits
23 Feb 2017 7:50:29
The energy supplier says the drop in annual profits is partly due to losing customers in early 2016.
First Trust to close half its Northern Ireland branches
23 Feb 2017 6:50:53
Up to 130 jobs are at risk as the bank announces half its NI branches will close within months.
Australia Post chief resigns despite bumper profits
23 Feb 2017 3:35:29
Ahmed Fahour's decision comes after widespread criticism that his pay was 10 times what the PM earned.
How many dumplings can one food truck sell?
23 Feb 2017 1:51:49
Does running a food truck in Hong Kong make financial sense - and is the food good value for customers?
Qantas profits buffeted by competition headwinds
23 Feb 2017 1:43:50
Shares in the Australian airline jump 5% despite posting lower half-year profits.
Carlos Ghosn refocuses Nissan role
23 Feb 2017 1:33:29
'Time is right' to step away from running Nissan to focus on Renault and Mitsubishi alliances.
Is it still a man's world behind the camera?
23 Feb 2017 1:21:36
Oscars season is all about the stars, but for women behind the camera, it takes a lot more to get noticed.
Doing the legwork
23 Feb 2017 0:55:41
A growing number of people are using running clubs and events as business networking opportunities.
Steel firm unlocked disabled woman's potential
23 Feb 2017 0:27:04
A young disabled woman discusses how she overcame barriers to find a fulfilling job in South Africa.
Branching out to grow Christmas trees, despite my accident
23 Feb 2017 0:25:57
Forester Clive Collins was determined to keep working after breaking his back, following his dream to run a Christmas tree farm.
The ex-trader turning disabilities into profits
23 Feb 2017 0:23:05
Why a former trader left Wall Street to target an overlooked market worth trillions globally.
'Glamour and disability can mix'
23 Feb 2017 0:21:34
Hulya Arif is one of a number of disabled women breaking into the beauty business.
'Magical thinking' on Heathrow expansion
23 Feb 2017 0:15:14
A third runway at Heathrow can only be justified if it does not breach climate change laws, MPs say.
Federal Reserve may raise US rates 'fairly soon'
22 Feb 2017 2:25:49
The US central bank suggests the strength of the economy may prompt an increase as soon as March.
Seven Earth-sized planets found orbiting single star
22 Feb 2017 8:16:28
Seven planets orbiting a single star have been discovered in a solar system 40 light-years from Earth.
Star's seven Earth-sized worlds set record
22 Feb 2017 8:00:12
Astronomers have discovered seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a single star - a record number.
Most scientists 'can't replicate studies by their peers'
22 Feb 2017 6:49:16
Science is facing a "reproducibility crisis" as scientists fail to reproduce others' work, it is claimed.
Plane flies along Antarctica's giant Larsen crack
22 Feb 2017 6:46:33
New video is released of the Antarctic ice crack that promises to produce a giant berg.
Self-driving cars must be covered by insurance, says UK bill
22 Feb 2017 6:26:42
The UK proposes that insurance companies have to cover all accidents involving self-driving cars.
A robot that eats pollution | Jonathan Rossiter
22 Feb 2017 6:17:33
Meet the "Row-bot," a robot that cleans up pollution and generates the electricity needed to power itself by swallowing dirty water. Roboticist Jonathan Rossiter explains how this special swimming machine, which uses a microbial fuel cell to neutralize algal blooms and oil slicks, could be a precursor to biodegradable, autonomous pollution-fighting robots.