Labour suggests London buildings sale
23 Nov 2014 3:08:05
The QEII Conference Centre and the Civil Service Club are among four London landmarks that Labour says could be sold off to reduce the deficit.
India tea workers kill boss over pay
23 Nov 2014 1:27:26
Workers at a tea plantation in eastern India beat and stab the owner to death in a row over pay arrears.
New web data powers plan for police
23 Nov 2014 9:45:30
A law forcing communications firms to keep details that could help identify criminals using the internet is being planned by the home secretary.
Body to 'accelerate' wave power
22 Nov 2014 7:50:13
A new body to encourage development in wave energy technology is announced the day after one wave power company called in the administrators.
Labour warns over pension charges
22 Nov 2014 5:30:54
Labour urges the government to ensure people taking advantage of new pension freedoms next April are not ripped off by financial firms.
The Christmas 0% credit card rush
21 Nov 2014 1:48:14
Are 0% interest credit card deals a good idea?
Wave power firm in administration
21 Nov 2014 1:45:22
Wave power technology firm Pelamis is calling in administrators after failing to secure development funding.
Haile Gebrselassie: From athletics to the boardroom
21 Nov 2014 1:44:46
Haile Gebrselassie on his move from athletics to the boardroom
Aviva and Friends Life discuss merger
21 Nov 2014 8:33:16
Aviva and Friends Life are in talks about a possible £5.6bn merger deal, the two insurance companies have said.
VIDEO: Twitter co-founder defends application
21 Nov 2014 8:18:51
The chairman and co-founder of Twitter is in London for the global launch of his new company 'Square'.
HSBC under investigation in France
21 Nov 2014 8:07:59
HSBC's Swiss-based private banking arm confirms it has been placed under formal investigation in France, days after being accused of tax fraud by Belgium authorities.
RBS admits error in stress test data
21 Nov 2014 8:05:14
State-backed bank Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) says a data error means it only just passed a European stress test of its balance sheet.
VIDEO: Gebrselassie: From track to boardroom
21 Nov 2014 7:29:05
How Olympic athlete and world record holder Haile Gebrselassie has become a property mogul and leading investor in Ethiopia.
China rate cut spurs global markets
21 Nov 2014 7:11:13
A cut in interest rates in China and comments from Europe's Central Bank chief spur US markets on to fresh highs
VIDEO: 'Creating Google' for Myanmar
21 Nov 2014 5:32:58
Chief executive Rahul Batra explains his ambitions for the Burmese search engine Bindez.
More IT glitches for RBS customers
21 Nov 2014 4:41:53
Some Royal Bank of Scotland customers suffer from problems using cards in stores and at cash machines, the day after the bank was fined £56m for its 2012 IT meltdown.
Holy trademark! Batman v Valencia
21 Nov 2014 3:29:23
La Liga giants Valencia are facing a fight to be allowed to use a bat symbol on their crest - from the creators of Batman.
China cuts rates to revive growth
21 Nov 2014 2:52:22
The People's Bank of China is cutting its one year deposit rate by 0.25% to try to revive the flagging economy
VIDEO: India's online shopping revolution
21 Nov 2014 2:45:59
The e-commerce industry in India is accelerating rapidly, but some worry the supply chain may not keep up with demand.
VIDEO: Commercialising farming in Ethiopia
21 Nov 2014 2:37:29
The BBC's Lerato Mbele meets the Ethiopian farmers trying to find their place in the local and regional economy.
VIDEO: Ethiopia's industrial boom
21 Nov 2014 2:32:32
Ethiopia is experiencing a property and infrastructure boom, as Roderick Macleod reports from Addis Ababa.
Treasury revises debt recovery plans
21 Nov 2014 1:30:10
Taxpayers will have longer to appeal before HM Revenue and Customs can raid their bank accounts for unpaid taxes, under revised plans released by the Treasury.
Malaysia to end fuel subsidies
21 Nov 2014 1:06:16
Malaysia plans to end fuel subsidies from December in an attempt to save billions of dollars and reduce its fiscal deficit.
Dyson: 'Keep engineers in Britain'
21 Nov 2014 0:45:21
James Dyson tells the BBC it's important to keep engineers in Britain to produce hi-tech exports, as he announces a £1bn investment in research and development.
Oil price rise boosts energy shares
21 Nov 2014 0:05:12
The FTSE 100 is boosted by rises in energy stocks, as the price of Brent crude oil approaches $80 a barrel.