Easyjet to require two on flightdeck
26 Mar 2015 8:33:05
Budget airline Easyjet says it will require two crew in the cockpit at all times, after UK airlines are told to review procedures following the Alps crash.
Engineer sunk by Petrobras scandal
26 Mar 2015 8:08:29
One of Brazil's biggest engineering companies, Galvao Engenharia, files for bankruptcy protection after Petrobras stopped payments.
FTSE slides 1.4% as oil prices jump
26 Mar 2015 7:04:33
The London stock market falls as investors react to a jump in oil prices following airstrikes by Saudi Arabia on rebel targets in Yemen.
Financial risks prompt further action
26 Mar 2015 6:24:11
Worries about the financial stability prompt Bank of England regulators to look into how fund managers would cope with a sudden withdrawal of cash.
PayPal fined for illegal payments
26 Mar 2015 5:34:53
PayPal agrees a £5.1m payout over allegations it allowed payments from accounts deemed enemies of the state by the US government.
VIDEO: 'Last bank in town' deal agreed
26 Mar 2015 5:21:16
Banks must investigate alternative arrangements for customers before closing the last bank in town, under a new agreement.
Norwegian green energy to power UK
26 Mar 2015 3:47:37
Green power from Norway will soon be powering hundreds of thousands of homes in Britain, National Grid says.
Adidas unveils Europe factory plan
26 Mar 2015 3:03:31
German sportswear firm Adidas outlines a turnaround plan that includes making some of its goods in Europe rather than Asia.
Pits to close after funding refused
26 Mar 2015 2:44:30
The government refuses to extend the lives of two deep coal mines, saying more state aid would not represent value for money.
Oil firms to cut hundreds of jobs
26 Mar 2015 2:07:24
Oil giants Shell and Taqa announce plans to cut hundreds of North Sea jobs, citing "challenging" times for the industry.
Toyota resumes efficiency drive
26 Mar 2015 1:55:37
Japanese carmaker Toyota has resumed an efficiency drive that aims to overhaul its manufacturing and production processes in the wake of several vehicle recalls.
France cuts budget deficit target
26 Mar 2015 0:59:31
France cuts its budget deficit target for this year and signals that the economic recovery is gathering pace.
Lloyd's of London profit holds steady
26 Mar 2015 0:47:33
Insurance market Lloyd's of London reports profits of £3.2bn for 2014, unchanged on the previous year, despite "challenging market conditions".
Reform of unfair pensions 'drifting'
26 Mar 2015 0:40:15
The City regulator says it wants retired people to be able to shop around for a retirement income, but there is criticism of the speed of reform.
UK retail sales up 0.7% in February
26 Mar 2015 0:35:34
UK retail sales grow more strongly than expected, up 0.7% in February from the previous month, helped by the recovery in the housing market.
Oil price jump hits shares in London
26 Mar 2015 9:40:44
A jump in oil prices following news of airstrikes by Saudi Arabia on rebel targets in Yemen hits the FTSE 100.
Easyjet raises profits forecast
26 Mar 2015 8:57:28
Easyjet raises its profit forecast because of the weakening euro and lower oil price.
Black cab plant to create 1,000 jobs
26 Mar 2015 8:53:21
A new £250m taxi plant is to be built outside Coventry, with the creation of up to 1,000 jobs.
Oil prices surge on Yemen airstrikes
26 Mar 2015 8:11:14
Oil prices rise by almost 6% after Saudi Arabia and its allies launch airstrikes on rebel targets in Yemen.
Australia's Myer faces legal action
26 Mar 2015 7:30:44
Australia's largest department store group, Myer Holdings, is being sued by a shareholder after the firm posted a fall in profit.
Asia markets spooked by tech selloff
26 Mar 2015 4:58:03
Asian shares fell as investors retreat following US economic data and a sharp selloff in technology shares on Wall Street.
VIDEO: Indonesia's rocketing rice prices
26 Mar 2015 3:53:10
Indonesians are concerned about a recent spike in rice prices which the government is blaming on mark-ups by market traders.
'Unhealthiest High Streets' revealed
26 Mar 2015 2:55:53
Preston tops a league table of the UK's "unhealthiest High Streets" according to the Royal Society for Public Health.
VIDEO: Kraft and Heinz: a saucy combination
26 Mar 2015 1:28:22
Heinz - best known for its tomato ketchup and baked beans - has agreed to merge with Kraft to create a global food giant.
Kosovo firms hope for better future
26 Mar 2015 0:24:53
Kosovo's entrepreneurs hope for a brighter economic future