BBC News - Business

BBC News - Business

04/28/2017 03:44 AM
'Luxury' Fyre Festival is cancelled with ticket-holders still stranded in Bahamas
A luxury music festival in the Bahamas is postponed after reports of cancelled flights and no security.

04/28/2017 03:38 AM
US growth rate hits three-year low
President Trump faces a greater challenge in meeting his growth pledge after weak data.

04/28/2017 03:07 AM
Qualcomm says Apple withholding royalty payments amid legal row
Apple sued chipmaker Qualcomm in January and is now withholding payments until the row is resolved.

04/28/2017 02:54 AM
NatWest and RBS banking app fails
Customers complained on social media that payments and money transfers had not gone through.

04/28/2017 02:26 AM
'Fire sale' risk with Bank capital approach, says Vickers
Parliament is investigating whether UK banks have the capital means to keep going during a shock.

04/28/2017 01:31 AM
Amazon 'style assistant' divides opinion
Amazon's new Echo Look device takes full length photos and offers advice on outfit choices.

04/28/2017 12:29 AM
Top Indonesia phone company Telkomsel's website defaced
The attacker replaced the homepage with a profanity-laden message criticising the company.

04/27/2017 11:29 PM
Barclays pulls FTSE 100 lower
Shares in the bank drop more than 5% despite it reporting a doubling in profits.

04/27/2017 10:47 PM
Google and Facebook duped in huge 'scam'
The two tech firms have confirmed they were tricked out of $100m (£77m) in an alleged scam.

04/27/2017 10:21 PM
M&S online food delivery service will be no piece of cake
The High Street giant prepares to join a crowded market for home delivery but could face problems.

04/27/2017 10:13 PM
Eurozone inflation picks up to 1.9%
Inflation in the eurozone accelerated in April, returning to the European Central Bank's target.

04/27/2017 09:58 PM
UK economy grows by 0.3% as service sector slows
UK economic growth slowed by more than expected at the start of 2017 as the service sector stalled.

04/27/2017 08:12 PM
House prices fell again in April, Nationwide says
Prices have now fallen for two months in a row, the Nationwide building society says

04/27/2017 07:59 PM
RBS reports first quarter profit as turnaround continues
The bank returns to profit in the first quarter of 2017 and says its cost-cutting plan is ahead of target.

04/27/2017 07:48 PM
Barclays profits more than double
The bank reports a big rise in profits for the first quarter, boosted by a healthier core business.

04/27/2017 07:05 PM
Somali trader's life in South Africa
A Somali shopkeeper now living in South Africa reflects on the good and bad in his new home.

04/27/2017 06:11 PM
Olympus scandal: Former bosses to pay $529m over fraud
A Tokyo court rules six men must compensate the Japanese firm and its shareholders for a massive accounting fraud.

04/27/2017 11:10 AM
Can 60-year-olds still run a cool business?
Dare Jennings, founder of the 1980s Australian surf wear brand Mambo, tells the BBC how he's keeping his cool in business.

04/27/2017 11:05 AM
No branch?
Operators say that new technology means video ATMs will change the way we bank.

04/27/2017 11:01 AM
'Rocket man' takes off in flying suit
British inventor Richard Browning has been testing his flying suit, which he says he has developed as "a bit of fun".

04/27/2017 11:00 AM
Vauxhall 'reckless' over Zafira fires, say MPs
It was "morally reprehensible" not to warn customers sooner about a second recall, MPs say.

04/27/2017 07:09 AM
Is coconut the cream of the milk stars?
UK sandwich chain Pret A Manger has said that coconut is driving its sales forward - so we went out to conduct a "taste test" to see what flavours get you licking your lips.

04/26/2017 11:12 AM
Job opportunities
Uber launched in Egypt two years ago, and is now one of the company's fastest growing markets.

04/26/2017 11:12 AM
Uber's booming Egyptian market
Egypt is one of Uber's fastest growing markets. What's behind its success?

04/26/2017 11:08 AM
'Pawternity' leave
From giving staff a week's paid leave to look after their new dog, to the firm that pays towards its employees' weddings.

04/26/2017 09:25 AM
A day in Seoul using just Samsung products
You know it for its phones and TVs, but what else does Samsung do in South Korea?

04/26/2017 08:08 AM
In the small print
Donald Trump is expected to announce a tax plan that would lower rates for businesses.

04/26/2017 06:00 AM
Dairy wars: Why is Trump threatening Canada over milk?
President Trump has slapped tariffs on Canadian lumber - now he's going after their dairy farmers. Why?

04/26/2017 02:11 AM
Anne-Marie Slaughter: A year's maternity leave is too long for mothers
Former Hillary Clinton advisor Anne-Marie Slaughter clarifies why she thinks a year of maternity leave is too long for working mothers.

04/25/2017 11:25 PM
Hard tackling
From image rights to winding up orders, how HMRC has tackled the football industry.

04/25/2017 11:10 AM
Email hell
When email goes wrong... how it can irritate and annoy everyone in the office.

04/25/2017 11:08 AM
Colour me
Working out what colour is going to be popular in future is crucial for industries across the world.

04/24/2017 12:00 PM
Lunch-hour hacks
Rushed off your feet? Not enough hours in the day? Here are some apps to help you take control.

04/24/2017 11:52 AM
Machine learning
Many people are unsure about what machine learning is, but the chances are they are using it every day.

04/23/2017 11:52 PM
Energy price cap
The Tories want a cap on energy prices - so what models might they choose from?

04/23/2017 11:03 AM
'You're hired Mr Happy'
A profile of John Timpson, the boss of family-owned shoe repair firm Timpson, which has a very unusual recruitment policy.

04/23/2017 11:03 AM
Geeks v government
The technology which underpins the internet's security has always been disputed.

04/23/2017 01:59 AM
Tory price promise
Suppliers and trade body Energy UK warn capping prices would eliminate competition in the sector.

04/22/2017 06:58 PM
Packing a punch
Paul Singer's Elliott Management, famous for its pursuit of Argentine debt, is calling for shake-ups at several companies.

04/22/2017 12:51 PM
Family matters
How wealthy your parents are is likely to matter more for young adults than it did for older generations.

04/22/2017 11:27 AM
Brand Masha
Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova returns to action next week looking to boost her sponsor appeal.

04/21/2017 08:44 AM
Key concerns
The regulator is concerned about the motor finance industry - so should car buyers also be worried?

04/21/2017 08:44 AM
Braced for Brexit
Whether you consume music digitally or collect vinyl records, Brexit has the potential to affect you.

04/20/2017 11:17 AM
Russia's secret
Stem subjects - science, technology, engineering, maths - have an image problem. But not in Russia.

04/20/2017 03:10 AM
Presidential challenge
France may have a high standard of living but there are some persistent economic problems that will prove a challenge to whoever becomes the next president.

04/19/2017 11:31 AM
The hippo at work
The problem of "hippos" in the workplace - and why it is important that their decisions can be openly questioned.