VIDEO: Dell to announce quarterly profits
16 May 2013 6:27:49
Computer maker Dell is expected to announce its first quarterly profits and revenues ahead of schedule on Thursday.
VIDEO: TalkTalk profitable despite sales fall
16 May 2013 5:13:00
Telecoms operator TalkTalk has reported a fall in pre-tax profits and revenues.
Can you build a new business out of an old technology?
16 May 2013 4:56:25
Send us questions on building a new business from old tech
Blatter questions summer World Cup
Yesterday » 4:41:29
Fifa president Sepp Blatter believes it is "not rational" to play the 2022 World Cup in the summer heat of Qatar.
Olympic venue's future secured
Yesterday » 3:30:25
More than 4,500 jobs are to be created as the final venue to be permanently based in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park has its future secured.
VIDEO: Tackling tax avoidance 'a priority'
16 May 2013 3:09:26
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has said more needs to be done to address the problem of multinational companies shifting profits into tax havens.
VIDEO: HMRC 'bullied' by Goldman Sachs
16 May 2013 3:08:10
The campaign group, UK Uncut, has lost its legal action at the High Court against HM Revenue and Customs.
Wal-Mart and Asda see profits rise
16 May 2013 2:22:52
The world's biggest retailer Wal-Mart, which owns the UK chain Asda, says profits in the three months to April nudged higher.
Nasa buys into 'quantum' computer
16 May 2013 1:54:33
A $15m computer that uses "quantum physics" effects to boost its speed is to be installed at a Nasa facility.
RBS to cut a further 1,400 jobs
16 May 2013 1:43:22
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is to cut a further 1,400 jobs from its retail banking head office over the next two years.
VIDEO: Google: 'No money changes hands'
16 May 2013 1:06:48
The internet firm, Google, has defended its tax arrangements during an appearance before a committee of MPs.
Retirement 'is harmful to health'
16 May 2013 0:36:58
Retirement has a detrimental impact on mental and physical health, says a new study by the Institute of Economic Affairs, a think tank.
Fuel poverty gap widens
16 May 2013 0:34:28
The UK's so-called "fuel poverty gap" is widening, although the total number in fuel poverty has fallen, according to a government report.
MPs challenge Google over UK tax
16 May 2013 0:28:09
The internet giant Google has been challenged by MPs over the way it reports its income for tax.
Eurozone inflation at three-year low
16 May 2013 0:24:35
Official figures show inflation in the 17-strong eurozone bloc has fallen to an average of 1.2% - a three-year low.
Honda to supply 2015 McLaren engines
16 May 2013 9:57:41
Japanese car manufacturer Honda will return to Formula 1 in 2015 as engine suppliers to the McLaren team.
First-edition books fetch £226,000
16 May 2013 9:51:41
A treasure trove of literary first editions collected by an English teacher from Stirling has sold at auction for a total of £226,000.
Lonmin miners end two-day strike
16 May 2013 9:22:08
Lonmin mineworkers in South Africa are returning to work after their two-day strike in protest at the shooting of a senior union official at the weekend.
VIDEO: HS2 rail report 'based on old data'
16 May 2013 9:20:45
The government has rejected a report by the National Audit Office which questions the benefits of the HS2 high-speed rail project.
HMRC wins Goldman Sachs court case
16 May 2013 8:34:06
The campaign group UK Uncut Legal Action has lost its High Court action against HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).
Fresh protests over Kunming plant
16 May 2013 8:01:39
Protesters take to the streets of Kunming in China for the second time this month over plans for a chemical plant.
Currys and PC World see rising sales
16 May 2013 6:53:57
Dixons Retail, the owner of Currys and PC World, reports growth in sales in the last 12 months.
Big picture: Belated bluebell bloom
16 May 2013 6:28:51
Belated bluebell bloom
Malaria parasite 'controls mosquito'
16 May 2013 6:27:38
Mosquitoes carrying the malaria parasite are more attracted to human body odour than uninfected insects, scientists report.
Barefoot running injury concern
16 May 2013 6:20:09
The trend for barefoot running could lead to injuries in some runners, a small study suggests.