Single market boosts UK car industry, says SMMT
Yesterday » 8:06:08
Access to the single market has been a key factor behind the success of the UK car industry, its trade body says, as it reports record turnover in 2015.
UK shares continue to recover ground
Yesterday » 7:37:43
UK shares continue to regain some of the ground lost in the wake of the Brexit vote, while the pound holds steady.
Dixons Carphone profits jump by 17%
29 Jun 2016 6:57:05
Dixons Carphone says it expects to find "opportunities for additional growth" in the wake of Brexit as the company reports a 17% jump in annual profits.
House price growth sees slight pick-up, says Nationwide
29 Jun 2016 6:44:27
The annual rate of house price growth increased slightly in June, according to the latest survey from the Nationwide building society.
Stocks in the Asia Pacific region see more gains
29 Jun 2016 1:38:19
Stock markets in Asia start the day with more gains, continuing the positive lead set by the US and Europe.
Living the theatre of dreams in Sydney
29 Jun 2016 1:24:04
Australian actor Eamon Flack has landed his dream job as artistic director of Sydney's Belvoir theatre company.
Inside a robot-run warehouse
Yesterday » 0:10:00
How a robot-operated warehouse can help a company make deliveries in hours or minutes
Toyota recalls half million US cars over faulty airbags
29 Jun 2016 0:06:19
Japanese carmaker Toyota says it will recall 482.000 vehicles in the US over faulty airbags.
28 Jun 2016 3:28:30
A university dedicated to food is to award an international prize for a chef whose cooking does good as well as tastes good.
Will Brexit mean more of us holiday at home?
28 Jun 2016 3:14:54
Following the Brexit vote, overseas holidays have become more expensive for Britons as the pound has fallen - so will more of us be holidaying in the UK this summer?
Aldi adverts claiming savings were misleading, ASA rules
28 Jun 2016 3:02:23
Three Aldi adverts claiming customers could make significant savings were misleading, the Advertising Standards Authority rules.
BHS buyer Dominic Chappell was 'down on his uppers'
28 Jun 2016 2:44:26
A businessmen who introduced Dominic Chappell to Sir Philip Green says he "never thought in a million years" that he would end up running BHS.
DreamWorks chief sued over Comcast sale
28 Jun 2016 1:16:04
The chief executive of DreamWorks Animation, Jeffrey Katzenberg, faces a lawsuit from minority investors over the sale to Comcast.
Vodafone warns it could move its HQ outside UK post-Brexit
28 Jun 2016 0:05:13
Vodafone says it may consider moving its headquarters out of the UK, depending on the outcome of Britain's negotiations to leave the EU.
Nasa tests its most powerful booster yet
28 Jun 2016 9:05:16
Nasa has conducted a second round of test on a booster which is designed to send human beings deep into space.
World class science 'will endure' in UK after Brexit
28 Jun 2016 8:29:59
The UK Science Minister, Jo Johnson, says that world class research will "endure" following the Brexit.
Ancient birds' wings preserved in amber
28 Jun 2016 7:26:33
Two wings from birds that lived alongside the dinosaurs have been found preserved in amber.
US economic growth for first quarter revised higher
28 Jun 2016 4:20:42
The US economy grew faster than previously estimated in the first quarter of the year, official figures show.
Hands on with India's £3 smartphone
28 Jun 2016 3:08:04
The BBC is given a first look at a smartphone costing less than £3, set to launch in India this week.
VW owners in US to get up to $10,000 in emissions deal
28 Jun 2016 2:43:53
Volkswagen car drivers in the US affected by its emissions scandal are to get up to $10,000 in compensation after the firm agrees a deal with regulators.
Average income 'hits new peak'
28 Jun 2016 1:38:20
The average income in the UK moved above its 2009-10 peak in 2014-15, official figures show, owing to a rise in the number of people in work.
Weak pound 'could raise supermarket prices'
28 Jun 2016 1:05:45
Prices in supermarkets could rise if the pound continues to weaken, retail analysts say.
Ikea recalls Malm drawers in North America after child deaths
28 Jun 2016 0:57:40
Ikea is to recall 27 million Malm chests of drawers in North America after the deaths of three children in the US.
Brexit: George Osborne says tax rises and spending cuts needed
28 Jun 2016 0:52:52
Tax rises and spending cuts will be needed to deal with the "shock" to the UK economy caused by leaving the EU, Chancellor George Osborne says.
Helium discovery a 'game-changer'
28 Jun 2016 9:56:14
Scientists say they have found a large helium gas field in Tanzania.