Iceland examines volcano 'cauldrons'
Yesterday » 1:40:59
Scientists in Iceland say they are examining several depressions, termed 'cauldrons', near Bardarbunga volcano, which could be a sign of an eruption.
VIDEO: Israel tourism feels the strain
Yesterday » 1:27:56
Israeli hoteliers are demanding millions of dollars in compensation from the state over the Gaza conflict, and Palestinian businesses are also suffering.
Deutsche Bank in mis-reporting fine
28 Aug 2014 0:47:08
Germany's Deutsche Bank is fined £4.7m by UK regulators for inaccurately reporting transactions between November 2007 and April 2013.
Energy firms 'to make lower margins'
28 Aug 2014 0:41:52
Profit margins of large energy suppliers will be lower over the coming year compared with previous estimates, says the regulator Ofgem.
FBI probe JP Morgan 'cyber-attack'
Yesterday » 0:40:33
The FBI says it is investigating reports in the US media of recent cyber-attacks against several US banks.
Lending to small businesses drops
28 Aug 2014 0:32:14
Lending to small and medium-sized businesses via the government's Funding for Lending scheme (FLS) fell again in the second quarter of the year.
UK Ebola vaccine trial to start
28 Aug 2014 0:25:55
A trial vaccine against Ebola could be tested on healthy volunteers in the UK in September, says an international health consortium.
DVLA prints cut out and keep tax disc
28 Aug 2014 9:10:15
Drivers will have to cut out their own vehicle tax discs during the death throes of the paper system, because the DVLA has run out of perforated paper.
Billabong upbeat despite more losses
28 Aug 2014 8:36:20
Australian surfwear firm Billbabong reports another annual loss but says its turnaround plan "is gaining traction".
AA chief resigns after flotation
28 Aug 2014 8:30:56
The chief executive of motoring group the AA, Chris Jansen, resigns following a stock market flotation and management buy-in in June.
London Market Report
28 Aug 2014 8:27:48
Shares in Paddy Power dip after the bookmaker was hit by "punter friendly" results which "proved costlier than John Cleese's divorce payments".
UK growth forecast upgraded by BCC
28 Aug 2014 6:56:58
The UK economy will grow faster than expected this year and next, according to business lobby group the British Chambers of Commerce.
AUDIO: Puffins 'Frankie Howerd of bird world'
28 Aug 2014 6:33:05
A study by the National Trust suggests seabirds around the UK coastline are being hit by a "triple whammy" of extreme weather, predators and disturbance by humans.
Philippines sees economy pick up
28 Aug 2014 6:31:10
The Philippine economy grew faster than expected in the three months to June, expanding by 6.4% from a year earlier.
AUDIO: How much should an ebook cost?
Yesterday » 6:18:40
The US online retailer Amazon and French publisher Hachette are arguing over the cost of ebooks to those buying the products for their tablets and machines.
Rare antelope births 'fantastic'
28 Aug 2014 5:24:05
The birth of a pair of rare bongo antelopes in captivity is "fantastic news" for the "critically endangered" species, say conservationists.
Pro-independence firms hit back
28 Aug 2014 5:07:51
An open letter signed by more than 200 business figures says the case for independence “has been made”.
VIDEO: Qantas still facing strong headwinds
Yesterday » 3:18:00
As Qantas announces its biggest ever financial loss for the year ending in June, concern is mounting over whether it will need further foreign investment to keep airborne.
TV white space could be a lifesaver
Yesterday » 1:21:53
Could unused TV signal improve rural broadband?
Qantas reports its biggest loss ever
27 Aug 2014 3:58:56
Australia's national flag carrier Qantas reports a net loss of A$2.8bn for the year ending in June - its biggest ever financial loss.
PM: UK 'supports million Scots jobs'
27 Aug 2014 3:55:08
The prime minister is to tell business leaders that the UK is "an economy of opportunity" which supports one million Scottish jobs.
VIDEO: Litter bug mountaineers 'must recycle'
27 Aug 2014 3:01:55
Over the decades tonnes of disposed tents, spent oxygen cylinders and bottles have been left behind on Mount Everest by people trying to scale it. Now authorities are urging them to bring the waste back down with them to recycle it.
Row over polish to detect 'rape drug'
Yesterday » 3:00:24
Rape-prevention tool draws online backlash from anti-rape advocates
VIDEO: Is independence good or bad for business?
27 Aug 2014 1:30:01
Kamal Ahmed reports on whether businesses think a split from the UK would be good or bad for business.
Memories 'flipped' from bad to good
27 Aug 2014 9:09:02
Neuroscientists artificially turn a mouse's fearful memory into a positive one, and vice versa.