China: Opportunity and risk for hi-tech firms
14 Oct 2013 4:53:03
China a land of opportunity and risk for hi-tech companies
British brands take on the Chinese market
14 Oct 2013 3:42:48
British brands work to woo Chinese consumers
EU study doubts 'benefit tourism'
14 Oct 2013 3:38:18
A European Commission study plays down "benefit tourism" in the EU, saying jobless EU migrants are a very small share of benefit claimants.
UK-IOM tax deal 'a momentous step'
14 Oct 2013 3:35:11
The signing of a UK-Isle of Man tax information-sharing agreement is a "momentous step forward", George Osborne says.
VIDEO: How US shutdown could hurt the UK
14 Oct 2013 3:06:16
A row between some Democrats and the Republicans has closed down large parts of the US federal government, and that could start to affect Britain and the rest of the world unless there is a resolution this week.
VIDEO: Onboard huge container ship
14 Oct 2013 2:28:06
The BBC visits a huge container ship taking goods between China and Britain.
Rory McIlroy takes firm to court
14 Oct 2013 2:23:02
Golfer Rory McIlroy begins a legal action against his former management agent in what is understood to be a multi-million euro dispute over fees.
Bundesliga lands worldwide TV deal
14 Oct 2013 2:19:43
The German league agrees a new worldwide television deal as it looks to close the gap on England and Spain.
Cameron to consult on late payments
14 Oct 2013 2:19:22
Prime Minister David Cameron announces a consultation aimed at helping small businesses get paid on time.
VIDEO: The UK factory saved by Chinese firm
14 Oct 2013 1:47:12
Carrie Gracie reports from the London Taxi Company factory in Coventry.
AUDIO: Being paid late was 'devastating'
14 Oct 2013 1:43:39
Plasterer Steve Paul explains the "devastation" of being forced out of business after a large construction firm failed to pay up.
Trio awarded Nobel economics prize
14 Oct 2013 1:31:53
The 2013 Nobel Prize in economics has been awarded to Eugene Fama, Lars Peter Hansen and Robert Shiller.
'Diamond rain' on Saturn and Jupiter
14 Oct 2013 1:04:28
Diamonds as big as jewels fall as "rain" on Saturn and Jupiter, seeded by giant lightning storms, according to new calculations by US scientists.
Eurozone industrial output picks up
14 Oct 2013 0:54:04
Factories in the eurozone beat forecasts in August, as official figures for industrial output show the strongest growth for two years.
Flying ant day turns into a month
14 Oct 2013 0:45:25
The UK experienced a whole month of flying ants this summer with four peaks of activity, according to data from a scientific survey and social media.
Protests over Google 'endorsed ads'
14 Oct 2013 0:35:02
Google is facing a backlash over plans to put people's faces and comments about products and places into ads.
Can science fiction ever get the science right?
14 Oct 2013 0:26:42
How accurate is the science in modern science fiction?
WH Smith takes website offline
14 Oct 2013 0:26:07
WH Smith takes its UK site completely offline while it removes pornographic abuse-themed e-books from its product listings.
VIDEO: Airport City 'fantastic opportunity'
14 Oct 2013 9:41:00
Steph McGovern meets business leaders at Manchester Airport following the news that a Chinese firm is to invest in a development there.
AUDIO: Housing forecast is 'encouraging'
14 Oct 2013 9:02:21
Peter Spencer, the chief economic advisor to the EY Item Club, told the BBC Today programme "the housing market is extremely depressed... but the signs are encouraging."
Rangers stress no decision over chair
14 Oct 2013 8:40:54
Rangers amend a statement about the prospect of Dave King becoming chairman to comply with Stock Exchange rules.
VIDEO: China and UK 'must work together'
14 Oct 2013 8:04:16
Chancellor George Osborne has said it is important for Britain and China to take "the next big step together... working together for both our benefit".
India inflation at seven-month high
14 Oct 2013 7:58:53
India's inflation rate rises to a seven-month high in September, limiting the room for authorities to ease monetary policy as they look to spur growth.
Ikea sales rise boosts market share
14 Oct 2013 7:25:56
Global furniture giant Ikea reports a rise in full-year sales and says it has managed to gain market share in almost all its markets.
VIDEO: India's lonely widows
14 Oct 2013 7:25:07
Shilpa Kannan investigates India’s growing population of elderly people with no family to fall back on.