VIDEO: Swiss to vote on 'fat cat' pay
01 Mar 2013 9:47:00
Swiss voters are going to the polls this weekend to decide on measures which would strictly limit salaries for top managers, and ban golden handshakes.
VIDEO: No deal in sight on US budget cuts
01 Mar 2013 9:43:20
The US is braced for steep budget cuts after Republicans and Democrats in Congress adjourn for the weekend despite a Friday deadline for a deal.
Sky buys O2 broadband and fixed line
01 Mar 2013 9:31:32
British Sky Broadcasting is buying the UK broadband and fixed-line businesses of Spain's Telefonica, currently branded as O2 and BE.
Volunteers set new Games record
01 Mar 2013 8:09:19
A new record is set by the number of people offering to be volunteers at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Losses at Lloyds narrow to £570m
01 Mar 2013 7:36:34
Lloyds bank narrows its losses for 2012 to £570m, from £3.5bn the previous year, and says the loss was mainly due to provisions for PPI mis-selling.
US wins Kim Dotcom evidence appeal
01 Mar 2013 7:10:08
New Zealand's Court of Appeal has said that US prosecutors do not need to disclose their evidence in their fight to extradite Megaupload's Kim Dotcom.
House prices 'up 0.2% in February'
01 Mar 2013 7:00:22
UK house prices rose by 0.2% in February compared with the previous month but were the same as a year ago, the Nationwide says.
Japan consumer prices drop continues
01 Mar 2013 1:53:00
Japan's consumer prices dip for the third straight month, underlining the challenge faced by policymakers as they try to stoke inflation.
Ministers 'misrepresenting' the poor
01 Mar 2013 1:52:08
The government is deliberately misusing evidence and statistics to misrepresent the plight of the poor, a report says.
Virgin airline unveils UK services
01 Mar 2013 0:35:24
Virgin Atlantic unveils details of its UK domestic service, Little Red, which Sir Richard Branson says will challenge British Airways.
We need ground rules for geo-information
01 Mar 2013 0:03:23
We need rules for GPS technology
Taiwan: Can you recycle a city?
01 Mar 2013 0:03:19
Creating clothes from old bottles and furniture from scrap paper
Will Swiss 'fat cats' be put on diets?
01 Mar 2013 0:03:12
Will Swiss 'fat cats' be put on diets?
Groupon founder fired as shares dive
28 Feb 2013 3:12:40
The founder and chief executive of Groupon, Andrew Mason, is ousted after another quarterly loss prompts a 24% slide in the online voucher firm's share price.
BP oil spill probe 'had limitations'
28 Feb 2013 2:22:06
A BP executive admits that the scope of an internal investigation into the Gulf of Mexico oil disaster that he led did not include budget pressures from top management.
No deal in sight on US budget cuts
28 Feb 2013 1:44:13
The US Congress is set to adjourn for the weekend without passing a deal to avert $85bn (£56bn) in budget cuts scheduled to take effect on Friday.
VIDEO: High street store closures soar
28 Feb 2013 9:57:59
The number of stores closed by retail chains in Britain has soared over the past 12 months, according to research.
Rangers sign kit deal with Puma
28 Feb 2013 9:25:35
Rangers Football Club announces a new five-year kit deal with sports brand Puma.
Samsung loses Japan iPhone battle
28 Feb 2013 8:25:36
Samsung has failed in its latest patent challenge against Apple, but is being aided by a former UK judge in a separate battle.
Murray rebukes Gers 'witch hunt'
28 Feb 2013 8:22:04
Former Rangers owner Sir David Murray criticises a 'retrospective witch hunt' against the club over its use of EBTs.
Viewpoints: EU banker bonus cap
28 Feb 2013 8:20:49
What politicians, bankers and economists think of the EU move
EU banker bonus cap 'self-defeating'
28 Feb 2013 7:29:52
The EU's proposed cap on banker bonuses will drive business away from London, says Boris Johnson, the mayor of Europe's biggest financial centre.
Open window gave restaurant lift-off
28 Feb 2013 7:20:41
How an open window was best advert for new restaurant
Union agrees Opel's restructure plan
28 Feb 2013 5:32:34
German trade union IG Metall agrees to Opel's plan to restructure its German operations.
All-time high for Bitcoin currency
28 Feb 2013 5:13:15
Online currency Bitcoin reached an all-time high price of more than $32 (£21), a sign the virtual money fortunes have reversed.