CBI says UK economic growth slows
03 Jul 2015 3:03:35
Surveys for the Confederation of British Industry find that manufacturing, retails and services growth slowed in the second quarter.
Mass rallies over Greek bailout vote
03 Jul 2015 2:02:50
Tens of thousands of people attend rival rallies in Greece ahead of Sunday's crucial referendum on an international financial bailout.
VIDEO: Trillions lost on China stock market
03 Jul 2015 1:51:37
China's Shanghai Composite index has slumped about 30% since mid-June, wiping out most of this year's gains
What does it take to restore a Spitfire?
03 Jul 2015 0:28:04
What does it take to restore an iconic aircraft?
VIDEO: Building a Spitfire with eBay parts
03 Jul 2015 0:00:44
John Romain explains to BBC News how he and his team spent three years restoring a 1940s Spitfire to flying condition once again.
Greek PM: Say 'No' to 'blackmail'
03 Jul 2015 7:56:52
Greece PM Alexis Tsipras urges voters to reject "blackmail" in Sunday's bailout referendum, as thousands gather for rival rallies in central Athens.
VIDEO: Running an 'auto part' firm in India
03 Jul 2015 5:10:43
The female entrepreneur who sells auto components to vehicle manufacturers in India.
VIDEO: India's angel investors
03 Jul 2015 5:09:34
With banks in India still reluctant to lend money, start-ups are having to look elsewhere.
VIDEO: Madagascar's sapphire miners
03 Jul 2015 5:07:32
Desperate to make their fortunes, many people in Madagascar are putting their lives at risk.
VIDEO: Zimbabwe's 'cellphone farmers'
03 Jul 2015 5:05:48
Former hotelier Tapfumanei Shinya tells the BBC why managing his land over his mobile phone would never yield results.
Shell to start Arctic oil drilling
03 Jul 2015 4:15:06
Oil and gas giant Shell is expected to begin drilling for oil in the Arctic within the next two weeks.
Bank guarantee reduced to £75,000
03 Jul 2015 2:45:06
Millions of bank and building society customers will get £10,000 less compensation if their bank goes bust, the Bank of England has announced
Click and collect: too hot to handle?
03 Jul 2015 2:30:24
Is click and collect a retailers nightmare?
Uber suspends UberPOP in France
03 Jul 2015 0:35:36
Uber has suspended its UberPOP taxi hailing app in France, according to newspaper Le Monde.
Eurozone economic growth speeds up
03 Jul 2015 0:20:24
Eurozone business activity rose at its fastest pace in four years in June, boosted by higher spending by consumers and businesses, a survey indicates.
VIDEO: An exceedingly long cake production line
03 Jul 2015 9:04:43
BBC Breakfast has visited Europe's longest cake production line at the Mr Kipling Factory in Barnsley, Yorkshire.
VIDEO: Warning over pre-pay energy costs
03 Jul 2015 8:33:58
Energy customers on pre-payment meters have been paying an average of £226 a year more than those on the cheapest direct debit tariff, Citizens Advice warns.
Rail workers vote for strike action
03 Jul 2015 8:21:29
Commuters could be set for a summer of delays as rail workers on several train routes vote for strike action.
FTSE falls on continued Greek woes
03 Jul 2015 7:41:50
London's benchmark share index dips in early Friday trading as worries over the Greek debt crisis persisted.
EE fined £1m for complaints handling
03 Jul 2015 6:42:36
EE, the UK's largest mobile phone operator, is fined £1m by the regulator Ofcom for breaching rules on handling customer complaints.
China to probe market manipulation
03 Jul 2015 6:36:25
China will investigate suspected manipulation of the stock market, which has fallen dramatically in the past few weeks, state media report.
Qantas pays $68m in bonus to workers
03 Jul 2015 6:32:51
Australia's national carrier, Qantas, will pay a one-off bonus payment of about 90m Australian dollars to employees affected by an 18-month wage freeze.
S Korea to pump $10bn into economy
03 Jul 2015 5:11:14
South Korea will inject billions of dollars into its economy as it continues to struggle with falling exports and the outbreak of Mers.
Rivals to rally as Greek vote looms
03 Jul 2015 4:03:54
The rival "Yes" and "No" camps in Greece are set to hold major rallies in Athens ahead of Sunday's crucial referendum on a bailout deal.
Asia shares down on US jobs report
03 Jul 2015 1:53:25
Shares in Asia were trading in negative territory on Friday after a mixed jobs report from the US, described by analysts as "solid but far from great".