VIDEO: The winners and losers of the TPP
04 Feb 2016 0:33:30
The long-awaited Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) has been signed in New Zealand. So who are the winners and losers?
What do trade agreements do?
04 Feb 2016 0:30:40
The BBC's Andrew Walker explains what trade agreements actually do
VIDEO: Using water to improve lorry designs
04 Feb 2016 0:24:00
Experts at Cambridge University have developed a new trailer design that makes lorries more aerodynamic - cutting fuel consumption and pollution by around 7%.
Making decent burials affordable
04 Feb 2016 0:14:54
Zimbabwe's growing market for coffins
Cow poo powers up to 6,000 homes
04 Feb 2016 0:01:08
The dairy farm converting manure into methane to power homes.
Ambitious TPP trade deal signed
03 Feb 2016 3:04:30
The ambitious Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) is formally signed in Auckland even as the US struggles to get the pact ratified in Congress.
SSE to close coal-fired power units
03 Feb 2016 1:15:31
Energy company SSE has said it expects to close three out of four units at its Fiddler's Ferry coal fired power plant in Cheshire.
Strauss-Kahn hired by Ukraine tycoon
03 Feb 2016 0:17:39
Former head of the International Monetary Fund, Dominique Strauss-Kahn is joining the board of a bank owned by one of Ukraine's richest men.
Wells Fargo settles $1.2bn mortgage suit
03 Feb 2016 9:42:46
Wells Fargo reaches an agreement with US authorities to pay $1.2bn to settle claims in improperly certified loans for federal mortgage insurance.
Crowdfunded Rebus in administration
03 Feb 2016 9:28:35
Claims management company Rebus goes into administration, marking one of the biggest failures of a crowdfunded company in the UK.
BA to resume direct flights to Tehran
03 Feb 2016 6:10:37
British Airways will resume flights to Tehran from July, its parent company said on Wednesday.
Pick-up trucks and SUVs lift GM profits
03 Feb 2016 5:35:13
Sales of SUVs and pick-up trucks in North America helped General Motors to achieve improved profits last year.
RMT to recommend Night Tube deal
03 Feb 2016 3:39:18
The Rail, Maritime and Transport union will recommend its members accept a pay and conditions deal for the Night Tube service, its executive decides.
New drugs bolster GSK's sales
03 Feb 2016 3:13:46
GlaxoSmithKline reports buoyant sales of new drugs in the three months to December, helping to compensate for declines in older medicines.
Hinkley Point C boss leaves project
03 Feb 2016 2:48:40
The man in charge of Britain's first new nuclear power plant in 20 years is to leave the project for a new job in America.
Pakistan strike causes flights chaos
03 Feb 2016 2:39:43
Air travel across Pakistan is badly disrupted by a strike against plans to privatise the national carrier Pakistan International Airlines.
Pension deficit cut boost for publisher
03 Feb 2016 1:50:32
Shares in Johnston Press rose on Wednesday after the media group said it expected a major reduction in its pension scheme deficit.
Ford Europe to cut jobs to save $200m
03 Feb 2016 1:34:13
US car giant Ford announces plans to cut jobs, improve efficiency and save $200m a year in Europe.
Syngenta: 'No Chinese nationalisation'
03 Feb 2016 1:27:49
The chairman of Syngenta has denied that the proposed $43bn (£30bn) takeover by ChemChina amounts to a Chinese nationalisation of the Swiss agribusiness giant.
UK services sector maintains growth
03 Feb 2016 0:17:46
The UK's dominant services sector maintains its growth in January, according to the latest PMI survey.
VIDEO: What is the the Privacy Shield?
03 Feb 2016 9:38:38
Tanya Beckett explains changes to the way personal data is transferred between the US and European Union.
Lenovo shares fall on poor revenues
03 Feb 2016 9:15:51
Shares of Chinese smartphone and PC-maker Lenovo plunge by more than 10% after it reports quarterly revenues down for the first time in more than six years.
LVMH shares jump on record sales
03 Feb 2016 9:07:45
LVMH shares rose more than 6% after posting record annual sales last year despite weakness in China, although profits were lower than expected.
NAB falls as Clydesdale IPO priced low
03 Feb 2016 7:38:31
Shares of National Australia Bank (NAB) tumble by 5.7% after the lender prices shares of its Clydesdale Bank at 180p.
ChemChina offers $43bn for Syngenta
03 Feb 2016 6:51:13
Chinese chemicals group ChemChina offers more than $43bn (£30bn) to take over Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta.