Asia shares down on sharp China drop
28 Jul 2015 0:42:08
Shares in Asia open in negative territory on Tuesday after mainland China saw a dramatic sell-off the previous day.
Apple fake factory 'caught in China'
27 Jul 2015 3:45:35
A factory which had made up to 41,000 fake Apple iPhones has been caught in China leading to nine arrests.
VIDEO: 'My GDP diary...'
27 Jul 2015 3:19:44
BBC News explains how your daily activities can influence the calculation of GDP, or Gross Domestic Product., a key economic indicator.
Self-driving cars are a distant prospect
27 Jul 2015 3:03:54
What's putting the brakes on driverless cars?
PM in foreign home-buyers warning
27 Jul 2015 3:02:21
Homes in the UK are being bought by foreigners with "plundered or laundered cash", David Cameron is to warn.
Baidu profits miss expectations
27 Jul 2015 2:35:53
China's biggest online search engine Baidu missed analysts' expectations as profits took a hit from investment redirected elsewhere.
VIDEO: Panic grips China's stock market
27 Jul 2015 7:47:19
Shares in mainland China have recorded their biggest one-day fall for more than eight years following a sell-off towards the end of the trading day.
China says share purchase continues
27 Jul 2015 7:24:30
In an effort to prop up its stock market, Chinese regulators said they are continuing their purchase of shares.
Burger King gets 'chicken fries' lift
27 Jul 2015 6:15:50
Burger King has credited the return of its "chicken fries" for helping to drive a better-than-expected rise in second quarter profit.
Pension liberation fraud 'triples'
27 Jul 2015 5:32:50
The amount of pension liberation fraud more than tripled in April, the month after new pension freedoms were introduced, figures suggest
Indian tycoon buys old Scotland Yard
27 Jul 2015 5:24:37
One of India's richest men, Yusuffali Kader, has bought the original Scotland Yard site in Whitehall for £110m.
Eurozone outlook improves, says IMF
27 Jul 2015 4:13:44
The outlook for the eurozone has improved, says the IMF, but it adds that the region is still "vulnerable to shocks".
Gift cards for phones offer launched
27 Jul 2015 3:08:14
Consumers can exchange old mobile phones for instant gift vouchers at catalogue retailer Argos.
Jury retires in Libor rigging case
27 Jul 2015 2:25:28
The jury in the trial of Tom Hayes, the trader charged with rigging global Libor interest rates, has retired to digest nine weeks of evidence.
Creditors in Greece for bailout talks
27 Jul 2015 1:50:00
Negotiators from Greece's creditors have begun arriving in Athens to start discussions on a third multi-billion euro bailout deal.
GVC ups stakes in Bwin bidding war
27 Jul 2015 0:57:38
GVC Holdings raises its bid for rival gaming firm Bwin to about £1bn, topping a rival offer from 888 Holdings.
Payday firm to pay £20m compensation
27 Jul 2015 0:13:49
Payday lender Cash Genie faces a £20m compensation bill after charging customers £50 to transfer them to the firm's debt collection business.
Build more houses, estate agents urge
27 Jul 2015 9:20:07
Estate agents are urging politicians to push on with house building as demand from potential buyers picks up.
Merlin shares lead FTSE 100 lower
27 Jul 2015 8:27:52
The FTSE 100 starts the week lower, with shares in Merlin down 5% after it warns that profits will be hit by the rollercoaster crash at its Alton Towers theme park.
Alton Towers owner warns on profits
27 Jul 2015 7:30:46
Alton Towers owner Merlin Entertainments says the rollercoaster accident at the theme park could affect profits by as much as £47m.
Ryanair upbeat on profit outlook
27 Jul 2015 6:52:27
Irish airline Ryanair reports a 25% rise in quarterly profits and says its full-year results will be at the top end of forecasts.
UBS bank sees 53% jump in net profit
27 Jul 2015 4:55:39
Swiss bank UBS reports a 53% increase in net profit for its second quarter compared to the previous year.
Asia shares down on poor US week
27 Jul 2015 1:56:00
Shares across Asia are in negative territory in early trading on Monday after a poor week on Wall Street.
UK to secure £750m Asian trade deals
27 Jul 2015 1:42:51
David Cameron says business deals worth more than £750m will be made during his tour of South East Asia, as the UK seeks to tap into its "dynamic market".
Fiat Chrysler faces record US fine
27 Jul 2015 1:22:33
US regulators impose a record fine of $105m (£67.6m) on Fiat Chrysler over a recall failure.