BBC News - Business

BBC News - Business

08/16/2017 02:35 AM
Ryanair accuses Lufthansa of Air Berlin 'conspiracy'
Ryanair accuses Lufthansa and the German government of colluding to carve up the failed airline.

08/16/2017 02:08 AM
Brexit paper opposes Irish border posts
The government does not envisage border posts or CCTV cameras along the 300-mile Irish land frontier.

08/16/2017 12:36 AM
App iTrump wins trademark fight against Trump Organization
An app developer completes a series of trademark victories against the US president's company.

08/16/2017 12:23 AM
Uber privacy audits after 'God View' row
Uber was in trouble for not adequately securing both customer and driver data from hacking.

08/16/2017 12:07 AM
UK unemployment falls to new 42-year low
The jobless rate has fallen to 4.4% official figures show, but the squeeze on real incomes continues.

08/15/2017 10:31 PM
Is the wages puzzle getting less puzzling?
The latest unemployment figures may finally provide a clue on how to solve the wages puzzle.

08/15/2017 10:19 PM
Walnut wipeout whips up chocolate storm
Nestle is launching a new version of the Walnut Whip - but without the famous nut on its peak.

08/15/2017 09:00 PM
Uber official apologises for 'misunderstanding' in Philippines
Taxi-hailing firm wants to work with regulators after a temporary ban on services in the Philippines.

08/15/2017 08:05 PM
Admiral profits held back by rising personal injury costs
Shares in the insurer fall up to 7% as changes in the calculation of injury costs hold back profits.

08/15/2017 11:00 AM
Changing formats
Hit TV shows are now bought and adapted for different countries around the world in an industry worth billions.

08/15/2017 11:00 AM
King's ransom
Why passing away has done little to deaden the commercial appeal of musical legends like Elvis and their entrepreneurial super fans.

08/15/2017 10:15 AM
Trump hits back at business leaders
But the president's remarks fail to head off further resignations from White House business groups.

08/15/2017 05:52 AM
IMF warns on China's credit boom
The International Monetary Fund says that China's credit growth is on a "dangerous trajectory".

08/15/2017 04:46 AM
Unite union claims RBS plans 900 IT job cuts
The Unite union says the bank is planning to make the job cuts at its London office by 2020.

08/15/2017 03:31 AM
'Tiffany' rings cost Costco $19.4m
The US wholesaler faces a big damages bill for selling "Tiffany" rings not made by the jeweller.

08/15/2017 12:24 AM
BT to scrap half of the UK's remaining telephone boxes
Although 33,000 calls are made each day, one third of phone boxes don't handle any calls at all.

08/14/2017 11:13 AM
India partition: 'We had to start from zero once again'
Among the millions affected by India's partition were people with businesses they had run for decades.

08/14/2017 11:04 AM
Will you ever be able to retire?
With people living longer and saving less, are we living through the death of retirement?

08/14/2017 11:00 AM
Have it your way
Entrepreneur Lapo Elkann explains how his firm is enticing the rich by customising cars, yachts and private jets.

08/14/2017 11:00 AM
The right note?
Why hi-resolution sites are music to the ears of fans who want the best possible sound.

08/14/2017 03:13 AM
Trade zone North America
In August, Canada, the US and Mexico will sit down to begin to renegotiate Nafta.

08/14/2017 01:39 AM
India and Pakistan economies: 70 years on
What has become of India's and Pakistan's economies, 70 years after independence from Britain and partition?

08/13/2017 11:06 AM
Bouncing back
How Giles Fuchs went from failing his A-levels to becoming a very wealthy property and offices boss.

08/13/2017 11:03 AM
Cathedrals of commerce
These "cathedrals of commerce" were democratic spaces that, some say, helped emancipate women.

08/13/2017 10:59 AM
Creating a robot to combat loneliness
Japanese inventor Kentaro Yoshifuji built his Orihime robot to address the loneliness he felt as a child.

08/11/2017 08:59 AM
Wired weeding
A smartphone app can tell you whether Japanese knotweed is anywhere near where you live.

08/11/2017 08:58 AM
Generation wanderlust
How travel companies are trying hard to target the lucrative "selfie-generation".

08/11/2017 04:14 AM
Cardboard connoisseur
It has often been written off - but sales suggest bag-in-box wine is surging in popularity.

08/10/2017 11:54 PM
'Baby modelling - why not?'
An insight into the world of baby and child modelling in South Africa.

08/10/2017 11:37 PM
Energy price hikes hit Zambian poultry farmers
As Zambia's state-run energy company Zesco continues to increase prices, poultry farms are struggling to survive.

08/10/2017 10:30 PM
Should Nigeria have a national airline?
The Nigerian government is investing in a national airline but does the country need one?

08/10/2017 11:55 AM
How the selfie stick became a million dollar idea
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the selfie stick became a million dollar idea.

08/10/2017 11:52 AM
'Business as usual'
Businesses in Manchester have been impacted by a fall in visitor numbers in the aftermath of the bomb attack in May, but they are optimistic of a full recovery.

08/09/2017 11:51 AM
Gloves off
Can the world's most popular mixed martial arts brand finally succeed in conquering the continent?

08/09/2017 11:20 AM
Kings of the road
The number of ice cream vans has been falling, but a crop of firms are determined to keep the industry alive.

08/08/2017 08:34 PM
'That was chilling'
Now a decade since the start of the global financial crisis, Lord Darling and others look back at that worrying time.

08/08/2017 12:04 PM
Shut down
Thousands of Ugandans have in recent years sought their fortune in the country's gold fields, but authorities have now clamped down hard on the unregistered miners.

08/08/2017 11:23 AM
Cars for cheese?
A free trade agreement does not normally mean the removal of all taxes, quotas and barriers.

08/07/2017 11:26 AM
Real deal
As well as playing for trophies, the Spanish football giants are competing off the pitch for fans.

08/07/2017 11:15 AM
Spanish skills
How a small town in southern Spain has become the place where top brands source their leather goods.

08/07/2017 11:09 AM
From meds to medals
How tech is helping chronically ill people relying on repeat prescriptions for medications.

08/06/2017 11:36 AM
The devil's rope
How the spread of barbed wire helped redraw the map of the USA.

08/06/2017 11:29 AM
Birth control
Elina Berglund Scherwitzl has created an app that offers women a "natural alternative" to the pill

08/04/2017 06:37 PM
Specialist grocers
Asian groceries used to be available only through specialist supermarkets - until now.

08/04/2017 03:44 AM
'Cash is trash'
As the Bank of England keeps interest rates at a record low, is there any glimmer of hope for savers?

08/03/2017 08:05 AM
Amazon v Alibaba
As Amazon launches its Prime Now delivery service in Singapore, Asia's e-commerce market is hotting up.

08/02/2017 07:14 PM
Nissan's union fight
Nissan workers around the world can join unions, but not in Mississippi. Will a vote change that?

08/02/2017 11:04 AM
Dronepreneurs
Drones are offering a growing range of commercial possibilities, but pilots must be aware of the risks.

08/02/2017 10:18 AM
Taking credit
President Trump says the rising stock market is a sign of a healthy economy, but how long can it last?

08/01/2017 11:05 AM
Face of the future
Canada has joined the top ranks of the world's best education system - and its secret weapon has been fairness.

08/01/2017 11:01 AM
No more vanilla
How ice cream makers are turning to exotic flavours from Asia to whet flagging appetites.

07/31/2017 11:07 AM
Robo drugs
Artificial intelligence helping human scientists is promising to slash development times for new drugs.

07/31/2017 04:35 AM
Cancer debt
One of Britain's biggest banks is launching a new support service for cancer patients

07/30/2017 11:20 AM
Hungry for success
The man who says building a restaurant empire isn't about the food, it's about the service

07/30/2017 11:17 AM
The tax trick
The chunk of global wealth illegally stashed in tax havens is a big feature of the modern economy.

07/29/2017 01:06 PM
Time to run the world?
Sheryl Sandberg selects a feminist anthem for Desert Island Discs and says girls should be told to lead.