BBC News - Business

BBC News - Business

06/21/2018 12:00 AM
Mega mines
Prices may have fallen back over the past decade, but iron ore exports are still a key component of the Australian economy.

06/20/2018 09:28 PM
Heineken's Amstel and Smiths beer hit by CO₂ supply shortage
Carbon dioxide supply problems could leave fans toasting the World Cup feeling flat.

06/20/2018 08:40 PM
Panama Papers: Mossack Fonseca was unable to identify company owners
A leak shows the company at the heart of the scandal couldn't identify owners of most firms involved.

06/20/2018 06:50 PM
Instagram longer videos: How new IGTV feature will work
IGTV allows users to create long-form videos in portrait mode that can be up to an hour long.

06/20/2018 06:28 PM
Are we in for a beer shortage this summer?
Why beer, fizzy drinks and meat could be in short supply this summer in the UK.

06/20/2018 06:03 PM
Poundworld to start 'closing down' sales
Administrators say that no stores are "definitely closing" and the search for a buyer continues.

06/20/2018 05:42 PM
EU to launch counter-tariffs against US on Friday
The move comes after President Donald Trump imposed steep duties on steel and aluminium in May.

06/20/2018 05:24 PM
Tesla sues former worker for hacking
Tesla says it has suffered "significant" damages as a result of the alleged theft.

06/20/2018 05:06 PM
British Airways cancels 2,000 'incorrectly' cheap tickets
Passengers are angry after tickets to Tel Aviv and Dubai were cancelled for being the incorrect price.

06/20/2018 04:46 PM
Prescott and Conran hospitality group goes bust
A restaurant and pub chain co-founded by Sir Terence Conran shuts, putting 168 jobs at risk.

06/20/2018 04:40 PM
Siemens UK boss says no-deal Brexit does not look good
Juergen Maier says planning for Brexit is hard because the firm does not know what it is planning for.

06/20/2018 03:16 PM
M&S should look at Amazon tie-up, says Marcus East
Former executive Marcus East says it would be a good way to "tackle the digital space".

06/20/2018 03:01 PM
Asda and Sainsbury's heads lambasted by MPs
The two supermarket bosses are accused of talking "baloney" about the impact of their merger.

06/20/2018 02:50 PM
Disney increases bid for Murdoch's Fox assets
Disney has raised its offer for 21st Century Fox to $71.3bn in cash and shares, from a $52bn all-stock offer.

06/20/2018 02:12 PM
Council demanded payment card details via email
A London local authority requested security codes among other details be sent via a Word document.

06/20/2018 12:05 PM
'Disastrous' copyright bill vote approved
Critics call it a "dark day" as an EU committee adopts two controversial changes to copyright law.

06/20/2018 12:01 PM
Rural residents hang up on mobile banking, regulator finds
Fewer than a quarter of those living in rural areas use a smartphone for banking, regulator finds.

06/20/2018 11:57 AM
Bithumb: Hackers 'rob crypto-exchange of $32m'
One of the largest crypto-currency exchanges says thieves have seized $31.6m worth of its funds.

06/20/2018 11:43 AM
RBS branch closure reviewer appointed
The accountants will deliver their findings by September on 10 sites which have been earmarked to shut.

06/20/2018 09:42 AM
32Red hit with £2m penalty for sole problem gambler
Online gambling firm let one customer deposit £758,000 with no money laundering checks.

06/20/2018 09:24 AM
Australia's Telstra to slash 8,000 jobs in cost-cutting drive
Australia's embattled telecoms giant will cut one in four management jobs by 2022.

06/20/2018 12:50 AM
Refugee or future surgeon?
On World Refugee Day, one Syrian girl talks about doing homework in a tent and her future ambitions.

06/20/2018 12:06 AM
Up in smoke
After a boom period, the UK's vaping shops face an uncertain future which could see many close.

06/19/2018 12:53 AM
The personal stylists helping out-of-work women
Smart Works charity offers styling and interview coaching for women who are struggling to find work.

06/19/2018 12:01 AM
Feeling the heat?
As demand for air conditioning goes through the roof, what are the implications for our planet?

06/18/2018 11:52 AM
Transforming Asia's skylines
The architect behind some of Asia's most spectacular new buildings discusses his designs.

06/18/2018 01:30 AM
Think about your customers' needs from the start
Medical app designer: to get your business off the ground quickly, think about your customers' needs right from the start.

06/18/2018 12:35 AM
Cancer and career
How one entrepreneur had to quit work to battle cancer, leaving his co-founder to grow their company on his own.

06/17/2018 12:26 AM
Tarot vs Trump
Tarot cards are growing in popularity as a way to cope with uncertain times.

06/15/2018 12:17 AM
Going underground
In order to protect crops from drought, flash floods and increasing temperatures, Bolivian farmers are moving their farms underground.

06/15/2018 12:11 AM
What's it thinking?
"Deep learning" algorithms are becoming so complex their creators don't understand how they work.

06/14/2018 06:03 PM
Aero engine-maker Rolls-Royce to slash 4,600 jobs
"A shame for Derby", as Rolls-Royce announces thousands of jobs will go at its headquarters in the city.

06/14/2018 12:06 AM
Move aside Trump
Why South Korean TV shows - so-called K-dramas - are growing in popularity around the world.

06/14/2018 12:02 AM
24 hours from Yorkshire
The 24 hour race at Le Mans is usually dominated by big car manufacturers. But this year smaller teams are in with a chance of victory.

06/13/2018 02:25 AM
Moana, Rapunzel and sport
The business model for women's sport can't merely be a smaller version of that found in men's sport.

06/13/2018 12:28 AM
Hidden writing
Cutting-edge tech is examining ancient manuscripts for earlier texts written below the surface.

06/12/2018 05:16 PM
This car is on Autopilot. What happens next?
Semi-autonomous vehicles, which can partly drive themselves, are already on our roads. But experts are worried that drivers don't understand what they can do.

06/12/2018 12:36 AM
Female unfriendly
How using off-putting language can mean people you want to apply for a job don't bother.

06/12/2018 12:32 AM
Business owners worried about Network Rail arches sell-off
Traders tells BBC Radio 5 live they're concerned about rising rents and the local community impact.

06/11/2018 02:43 PM
President Trump's continued engagement with North Korea raises curiosity over its economy.
President Trump's continued engagement with North Korea raises curiosity over its economy - how do North Koreans live?

06/11/2018 12:47 PM
Discount crisis?
Does the collapse of Poundworld into administration suggest the day of the pound shop is over?

06/11/2018 12:00 AM
Glittering career
How US entrepreneur Kendra Scott set up and grew her eponymous jewellery company.