Flybe in Gatwick slots sale talks
13 May 2013 0:46:59
Airline Flybe is in talks about selling its landing and takeoff slots slots at London's Gatwick Airport.
Post Office warned on account fees
13 May 2013 0:45:20
Consumer group Which? warns that a monthly charge could discourage people from opening bank accounts at the Post Office.
Lloyds chairman to retire in 2014
13 May 2013 0:41:19
Lloyds Banking Group, which is 39%-owned by the UK taxpayer, says its chairman, Sir Win Bischoff, will retire before May 2014.
VIDEO: Help to Buy boost for property ownership
13 May 2013 0:34:16
The Chancellor announced that the Treasury would underwrite mortgages for people who can find a 5% deposit to help them get on the property ladder.
VIDEO: Chinese economy's balancing act
13 May 2013 0:16:30
Attempts to rebalance China's economy by getting domestic consumer demand to drive growth appear to be paying off.
Bloomberg fixes snooping 'mistake'
13 May 2013 9:56:31
Bloomberg says it has corrected a "mistake" in its newsgathering policy that allowed reporters to monitor the activities of clients on its terminals, including Goldman Sachs.
Cuba golf project gets green light
13 May 2013 9:38:20
Cuba golf gets multi-million dollar boost as golf village is approved
China industrial output disappoints
13 May 2013 8:59:07
Industrial production in China recorded a smaller-than-expected rise in April, underlining worries that the economy may be losing steam.
VIDEO: Rolls-Royce backs 1,000mph supercar
13 May 2013 8:57:37
The EJ200 jet engine for the Bloodhound supercar is test fired at Rolls-Royce in Bristol.
Gas use up 18%, says British Gas
13 May 2013 7:28:12
Centrica, which owns British Gas, says gas use in the first four months of this year was almost a fifth higher than last year because of the cold weather.
Co-op woes embarrass regulators and Treasury
13 May 2013 7:22:00
Our business editor asks why didn't the regulators and Treasury spot the hole in the Co-op, and why did the Chancellor welcome the Co-op's abortive plan to treble in size?
China probes top economy official
13 May 2013 7:07:52
China launches an investigation into senior economic policymaker Liu Tienan for corruption, state media report.
AUDIO: Today business roundup
13 May 2013 6:43:52
The Today programme's business news with Simon Jack.
Greece and Cyprus bailout funds due
13 May 2013 0:52:17
Eurozone finance minsters are due to meet in Brussels later to agree bailout payments for Cyprus and Greece, amid worries over Slovenia.
UK's service sector 'optimistic'
12 May 2013 3:20:04
Improving confidence in the UK service sector contrasts with subdued sentiment in the manufacturing sector, a report suggests.
Betfair takeover deadline approaches
12 May 2013 3:17:55
The deadline is looming for CVC Capital Partners and other investors to put forward a fresh bid for online betting exchange Betfair.
Start-up loans age cap 'should go'
12 May 2013 3:16:00
An age cap on accessing loans to set up a company should be removed, says the PM's enterprise adviser Lord Young, in a report into business growth.
Ticket resale sites - are fans winners or losers?
12 May 2013 3:10:32
Do ticket exchanges give fans a good deal?
Small firms chase US federal dollars
12 May 2013 3:01:23
How to get a share of $500bn US government spending
The Chinese balancing act
12 May 2013 2:53:42
How services are taking over from manufacturing in China
Firms to get army reservist cash
12 May 2013 4:49:44
Small firms are to get cash incentives to release staff for service in the military reserves, says defence secretary Philip Hammond.
BP withdraws some staff from Libya
12 May 2013 2:44:28
Oil giant BP withdraws some non-essential staff from operations in Libya following UK government advice about uncertainty in the country.
Strike affects Bus Eireann services
12 May 2013 0:36:14
Bus Eireann has said the "vast majority of its services" are not operating due to industrial action, including some cross-border services.
VIDEO: 'No magic bullet' on energy
12 May 2013 0:35:32
'No magic bullet' on energy supply
VIDEO: Branson turns air stewardess after bet
12 May 2013 0:02:05
Virgin boss Sir Richard Branson got dressed up as a female flight attendant after honouring a bet he lost to Air Asia chief executive Tony Fernandes.