German jobless rate hits record low
Yesterday » 6:23:45
Germany's unemployment rate has hit a record low of 6.6%, but falling inflation has raised eurozone deflation fears.
Woman wins £337m in divorce case
Yesterday » 5:49:31
US wife of London financier Sir Chris Hohn, Jamie Cooper-Hohn, awarded £337m by High Court judge in divorce case
Food bug affects 70% of shop chickens
Yesterday » 2:53:45
More than 70% of fresh chickens being sold in the UK are contaminated with the Campylobacter bug, the Food Standards Agency (FSA) reveals.
European MPs want Google break-up
Yesterday » 2:15:51
A landmark vote at the European Parliament has called for Google's search business to be separated from its other businesses.
Poundland reports 12% rise in profits
Yesterday » 1:51:37
Budget retailer Poundland reports a 12% rise in half-year profits to £9.3m.
Scotland 'should set income tax'
Yesterday » 0:00:07
The Scottish Parliament should have the power to set income tax rates and bands, the body on strengthening devolution recommends.
Crude oil prices down as Opec meets
Yesterday » 9:32:04
Crude oil prices slip to a four-year low as Opec nations meet in Vienna to discuss production levels.
FTSE 100 lower as energy shares fall
Yesterday » 9:03:30
Energy shares pull the FTSE 100 lower after oil prices fall to a four-year low.
Vinyl record sales hit 18-year high
Yesterday » 7:55:24
More than one million vinyl records have been sold in the UK so far this year - the first time the milestone has been achieved since 1996.
East Coast rail winner announced
Yesterday » 7:43:07
A consortium made up of Stagecoach and Virgin wins the franchise to run the East Coast mainline rail route, which has been in public hands since 2009.
Philippines economy slows sharply
Yesterday » 3:42:46
Growth in the Philippine economy slowed sharply in the third quarter due to weaker growth in all sectors, the government announces.
Flood victims' insurance bills soar
Yesterday » 3:28:29
Last year's flood victims struggle with soaring insurance bills
Whatever happened to the Brics?
Yesterday » 2:28:11
Whatever happened to the Brics economies?
VIDEO: Oil market braces for Opec decision
Yesterday » 2:10:01
Leading oil exporting countries are meeting on Thursday to decide whether to cut production - a decision that generally has a big impact on the oil prices in Asian giants like India.
Russian oil industry facing deep freeze
Yesterday » 1:56:29
Oil production in Russia is hard and getting harder
Japan's shares fall against trend
27 Nov 2014 1:54:34
Asian shares opened mixed on Thursday as investors hoped for more stimulus by central banks around the world to boost economies.
Candy Crush maker chairman resigns
27 Nov 2014 1:13:09
The chairman of King Digital the maker of the popular mobile game Candy Crush, Melvyn Morris, has resigned and is taking a break from the UK firm.
VIDEO: What is Opec? In 60 seconds
27 Nov 2014 0:21:42
BBC News looks at the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) and its challenges, amid a slump in global crude oil prices.
Russia sanctions hitting UK firms
27 Nov 2014 0:19:15
How sanctions against Russia are hitting UK businesses
VIDEO: Robot: 'The transit van of the sea'
27 Nov 2014 0:19:13
The chief executive of a specialist engineering firm explains what the underwater robots it builds are capable of.
Transylvania's castle owners bite back
27 Nov 2014 0:16:09
Transylvania's castle owners sink their teeth into business
Black Friday: Boxing day sales come early?
27 Nov 2014 0:14:53
Boxing day sales come early to the UK?
Europe to vote on Google break-up
27 Nov 2014 0:10:11
The European Parliament will later vote on whether Google's search business should be separated from its other services.
Power blackouts 'threat to economy'
27 Nov 2014 0:00:20
The UK would face "severe economic consequences" if there was a significant disruption to the supply of electricity, says the Royal Academy of Engineering.
VIDEO: Thai FM: Elections 'later than expected'
26 Nov 2014 3:03:35
Six months after the military ousted the government of Yingluck Shinawatra, Thailand's economy has stagnated, but Finance Minister Sommai Phasee says that he is confident that a transition back to a democratically elected government can be achieved.