BBC News - Business

BBC News - Business

07/17/2018 12:32 PM
Tax rise needed to fund NHS spending boost, says watchdog
Office for Budget Responsibility says either taxes need to rise or spending fall to cover health funding.

07/17/2018 11:16 AM
EU signs its biggest free trade deal with Japan
The agreement is a challenge to the increasing protectionism employed by US President Donald Trump.

07/17/2018 11:07 AM
Arsenal caught up in fraud probe at carmaker sponsor
Premier League club Arsenal has been tangled up in a fraud investigation at Chinese carmaker BYD.

07/17/2018 10:50 AM
Amazon's European workers strike as Prime promotion continues
Staff in Germany, Spain and Poland are taking action during a major promotion at the retail giant.

07/17/2018 10:32 AM
Wage growth slows despite jobless fall
Wage growth slipped to 2.7% from 2.8% in the three months to May, while unemployment fell by 12,000.

07/17/2018 08:47 AM
FC Barcelona reports record revenues
The Spanish football giant also says it is on track to achieve revenues of €1bn by 2021.

07/17/2018 08:14 AM
China's most expensive film pulled after opening weekend
Despite costing $112m to produce, fantasy epic Asura was withdrawn from cinemas after just one weekend.

07/17/2018 01:07 AM
The perilous search for 'Himalayan Viagra'
More valuable than gold, Yarsagumba fungus is only found in the Himalayas above 3,000 metres.

07/17/2018 12:28 AM
Emotional surveillance
How facial recognition is being used to identify suspects in crowds and spot suspicious behaviour.

07/17/2018 12:17 AM
Google's job hunting service comes to UK
Google's centralised job hunt services signs up most individual sites with one major exception.

07/17/2018 12:07 AM
AI will create as many jobs as it displaces - report
But a report warns there will be "winners and losers" with many roles set to change.

07/16/2018 10:38 PM
Netflix shares plunge as subscriber growth rate stalls
The streaming service's shares dive 14% after it misses its projections for subscriber growth.

07/16/2018 10:35 PM
Chinese whispers
Two Chinese companies are implicated in the scandal around the Malaysian investment fund, 1MDB.

07/16/2018 09:49 PM
Brexiteers' Customs Bill amendments accepted by government
Theresa May is accused of "capitulating" to Brexiteers - but she says the policy has not changed.

07/16/2018 07:14 PM
US travel ban will not stop visitors - Qatar Airways boss
The US travel ban will not stop Middle Eastern tourists flying to the US, says Akbar Al Baker.

07/16/2018 05:20 PM
Safestyle UK: Window firm fined for 'aggressive sales'
One man said he was told there would be "trouble" if he cancelled his contract with Safestyle UK.

07/16/2018 05:15 PM
Firms should not penalise meat eaters, warns TUC
A US firm will not pay for staff meals containing meat, but the TUC says meat eaters shouldn't be penalised.

07/16/2018 02:06 PM
Lift-off for Scotland: Sutherland to host first UK spaceport
The UK Space Agency backs Scotland's north coast as the place to launch satellites to orbit.

07/16/2018 12:39 PM
New Tempest fighter jet model unveiled
The UK plans to invest £2bn in the new jet, which can be used with either pilots or as a drone.

07/16/2018 10:51 AM
Theresa May pledges to boost aerospace amid Brexit fears
The prime minister promises extra investment for industry weeks after Airbus threatened to leave UK.

07/16/2018 01:01 AM
Shedding pounds
With ever-more money being spent on fitness, BBC News asks who spends most and what is it spent on?

07/16/2018 12:12 AM
'Don't be do-gooders. Do things'
Cafédirect boss John Steel says his firm is not "here to be do-gooders, we're here to do things".

07/16/2018 12:07 AM
'It was pretty crazy'
Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi had never met before they teamed up to launch cloud storage giant Dropbox.

07/14/2018 06:13 AM
No affordable homes?
More money is now available for people who want to develop affordable housing in their local area.

07/13/2018 05:36 PM
The self-driving car that's 50 years old
A self-driving car has become the first to make it round the Goodwood race circuit.

07/13/2018 12:57 AM
Self-made business owners on Kylie Jenner and their tips for success
The BBC spoke to female business owners about Kylie Jenner and their personal tips for success.

07/13/2018 12:32 AM
Beauty queen
Kylie Jenner is not old enough to drink alcohol in the US yet, but is worth almost $1bn.

07/13/2018 12:24 AM
How toilet paper became a million dollar idea
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how toilet paper became a million dollar idea.

07/13/2018 12:21 AM
Active defence
How firms are using cutting-edge techniques to stop cyber criminals breaching their networks.

07/12/2018 06:33 PM
Brexit White Paper 'very disappointing'
Lloyd's of London chief says the government's Brexit White Paper fails the financial services sector.

07/12/2018 10:03 AM
Kylie Jenner to be 'youngest self-made US billionaire'
But some are debating whether the cosmetics entrepreneur is truly "self-made", as Forbes says.

07/12/2018 01:34 AM
Tariff battle
After the US imposes tariffs on $34bn of goods from China, the BBC looks at President Trump's move.

07/12/2018 12:17 AM
Trading places
President Trump vows to move quickly on a UK trade deal after Brexit - but the reality is more complex.

07/11/2018 08:43 AM
Playing Chequers
The UK government is due to set out its plans for the country's post-Brexit relationship with the EU. What do we know so far?

07/11/2018 12:15 AM
Korea lesson
The popularity of K-pop is driving a global boom in learning the Korean language.

07/10/2018 12:15 AM
Flight: Will our skies ever be quieter?
Three ways that the aviation industry is working towards quieter skies.

07/10/2018 12:01 AM
Ground breaking tech
Virtual reality, drones and automation are making mining safer and more productive.

07/09/2018 12:30 AM
Citroën CEO: ‘Directors' egos can be a bit like four-year-olds’
Linda Jackson is the first female and first British CEO of French carmaker Citroën.

07/09/2018 12:06 AM
'One of the lucky ones'
Simplyhealth chief executive Romana Adbin didn't let the lasting impact of polio hold her back.

07/07/2018 01:48 AM
From podium to boardroom
David Coulthard swapped the high-powered world of Formula 1 for a new career path in the media and business.

06/27/2018 12:07 AM
Virtual reality 'is not just for gamers'
Firms in Hong Kong are using virtual and augmented reality technology to shape client experience.