Bolivia raises minimum wage by 20%
Yesterday » 9:45:22
After talks with the trade unions, Bolivia's President, Evo Morales agrees to raise the minimum wage of private and public sector workers by 20%.
National Accident Helpline to float
Yesterday » 9:19:10
Claims firm National Accident Helpline and greetings card retailer Card Factory both announce plans to list their shares on the London stock market.
VIDEO: Facebook targets small business
Yesterday » 8:55:32
Chief operating officer of Facebook Sheryl Sandberg has been speaking to business executives from the UK and Ireland in Dublin.
Facebook boss wants women to act
Yesterday » 6:58:38
Facebook's highest ranked woman has said women need to take action to create a more equal world.
Novartis in $16bn GSK division deal
Yesterday » 6:49:56
Novartis and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), two of the world's leading drug makers, agree to exchange some assets and combine their consumer healthcare units.
Co-op Bank report blames governance
Yesterday » 6:34:31
A major report into the near collapse of the Co-operative Bank will say poor oversight of the organisation sowed the seeds of its troubles.
Boeing gets $4.6bn China plane order
Yesterday » 4:28:06
China's Shandong Airlines says it has placed an order for 50 Boeing 737 aircraft, worth $4.6bn (£2.7bn) at list prices.
India lifts Goa iron ore mining ban
Yesterday » 1:20:25
India's Supreme Court lifts a ban on iron ore mining in the western state of Goa, but caps extraction at 20m tonnes a year.
VIDEO: Cool jobs: Aquarium scuba-diving
Yesterday » 1:12:40
In the latest edition of our Cool Jobs series, Ashleigh Nghiem speaks to aquarist Amanda Leong.
Making work more than just a job
Yesterday » 3:33:49
Making work about more than just a salary
VIDEO: Living the dream: Making values count
Yesterday » 3:32:11
Can corporate value statements be effective - and if so, how do chief executives ensure they are at the heart of a company?
Big risk for small firms losing data
Yesterday » 3:24:49
Guarding against bugs, hackers and natural disasters
Will the wind in Spain blow slower?
Yesterday » 3:19:25
The wind energy sector blowing hot and cold
Lethal chainsaws among port seizures
Yesterday » 3:14:35
"Lethal" chainsaws and dangerous toy dolls were among more than a million unsafe goods that have been seized at the UK's ports and borders.
Back to the future with Isaac Asimov
Yesterday » 3:13:48
What 2014 looked like 50 years ago
Netflix profits up, price hike planned
21 Apr 2014 1:08:19
Internet streaming video service Netflix reports profits of $53m during the first quarter, and says it will soon increase subscription prices.
Halliburton reports $622m profits
21 Apr 2014 5:31:11
US oil exploration firm Halliburton has reported better-than-expected first quarter profits, helped by robust drilling activity in Russia, Saudi Arabia and Angola.
VIDEO: Interest in Alibaba's US share debut
21 Apr 2014 1:57:18
The success in Weibo has investors excited about the US stock debut of Alibaba, which is China's largest internet company.
Russia plans Crimea casino boom
21 Apr 2014 1:17:50
Russia's President Putin presents a draft law to create a gambling zone in Crimea, now that the Kremlin has made it part of Russia.
VIDEO: Netflix dominates streaming market
21 Apr 2014 0:55:31
Netflix now accounts for more than half the video streamed over the internet.
VIDEO: Do bilateral deals harm world trade?
21 Apr 2014 0:44:56
The BBC's Economics Correspondent Andrew Walker speaks to WTO Director General Roberto Azevedo to discuss the impact of bilateral trade deals compared to global trade agreements.
Japan warns over China ship seizure
21 Apr 2014 0:04:05
China's seizure of a Japanese cargo ship over a pre-war debt could hit business ties, Japan's top government spokesman warns.
CBI head defends referendum move
21 Apr 2014 9:52:04
The head of the CBI defends its registration with the Electoral Commission as a backer of the "No" campaign in the Scottish independence referendum.
In pictures: Beijing Auto Show
21 Apr 2014 7:36:37
The world's top carmakers at the Beijing Auto Show
Kraft recalls 96,000lb of hot dogs
21 Apr 2014 7:05:02
Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000lb (43,545kg) of its Oscar Mayer hot dogs in the US because they may have been sold in the wrong packaging.