8:27 am (40 minutes ago)
A consortium made up of Stagecoach and Virgin wins the franchise to run the East Coast mainline rail route, which has been in public hands since 2009.
Yesterday 10:45 pm (10 hours ago)
The price of oil has fallen as Opec oil producers prepare for their meeting on Thursday and data shows crude stocks rose last week.
Yesterday 10:00 pm (11 hours ago)
Sir Andrew Witty says "tantalising" prospect of viable vaccine becoming available next year
7:55 am (an hour ago)
More than one million vinyl records have been sold in the UK so far this year - the first time the milestone has been achieved since 1996.
5:21 am (4 hours ago)
Growth in the Philippine economy slowed sharply in the third quarter due to weaker growth in all sectors, the government announces.
1:13 am (8 hours ago)
The chairman of King Digital, the maker of the popular mobile game Candy Crush, Melvyn Morris, has resigned and is taking a break from the UK firm.
6:57 am (2 hours ago)
Asian shares saw mixed trading on Thursday as investors hoped for more stimulus by central banks around the world.
12:00 am (9 hours ago)
The UK would face "severe economic consequences" if there was a significant disruption to the supply of electricity, says the Royal Academy of Engineering.
12:10 am (9 hours ago)
The European Parliament will later vote on whether Google's search business should be separated from its other services.
Yesterday 9:20 am (24 hours ago)
Thomas Cook chief executive Harriet Green has resigned, saying her work at the travel firm "is complete".
Yesterday 4:32 pm (17 hours ago)
About 1.5 million gas customers with pre-payment meters have been overcharged because their meters are faulty, the industry has admitted.
8:19 am (48 minutes ago)
The commission on devolving powers to the Scottish Parliament is to recommend full control over income tax rates and bands, the BBC understands.
Yesterday 5:37 pm (16 hours ago)
In an exclusive BBC interview, Thai Finance Minister Sommai Phasee says that democratic elections could be delayed by another 18 months.
Yesterday 7:44 pm (13 hours ago)
The boss of Royal Mail is accused of "scaremongering" by the business secretary, after telling MPs that there is a threat to the universal service.
Yesterday 12:22 pm (21 hours ago)
Goldman Sachs and HSBC are amongst four platinum and palladium dealers to be sued in New York for allegedly fixing the price of the metals.
Yesterday 1:10 pm (20 hours ago)
Top German companies are told to ensure that 30% of supervisory board positions are held by women from 2016 under a law agreed late on Tuesday.
Yesterday 12:53 pm (20 hours ago)
The founder of the seized file-sharing site Megaupload, Kim Dotcom, says he is out of funds after spending $10m on a legal battle.
Tuesday, 12:53 pm
Universal Pictures take on a movie based on the life of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs following Sony Pictures' departure from the project.
Tuesday, 12:09 pm
The number of mortgages being granted by Britain's banks falls by 16% over the last year, according to banking industry body, the BBA.
Monday, 11:58 am
The elderly and the unemployed used to be most at risk of poverty, but a new report claims it is now the young and those in work who are most vulnerable.
Monday, 1:07 am
Royal Bank of Scotland apologised for giving incorrect evidence to a parliamentary hearing, letters released by the Treasury Committee reveal.
Yesterday 11:01 am (22 hours ago)
Business investment in the UK fell unexpectedly in the third quarter of the year, official figures show, although consumer spending remained strong.
Yesterday 3:33 pm (18 hours ago)
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker gives details of a €315bn (£250bn; $393bn) investment plan to kick-start Europe's economy.
Tuesday, 3:11 pm
The US economy grew much faster in the third quarter than first reported, official figures have shown.
Tuesday, 12:02 am
An entrepreneur who turned his back on banking to set up a shoemaking company shares his tips for success as part of the African Dream series.
Monday, 12:14 am
Edwina Dunn looks back on how she and her husband helped Tesco launch its Clubcard, and change how many of us do our shopping.
Wednesday, November 19th, 7:51 pm
How McDonald's, a beefburger company, penetrated and grew a business across India.
Yesterday, 6:24 am
Owner Ann Budge says leaving Tynecastle Stadium could be the most cost-effective long-term solution for Hearts.
Tuesday, 5:08 pm
A report examining the "evidence base" for policymaking suggests big sporting events have little or no direct economic benefit - and challenges other assumptions about teaching and police.
Yesterday, 12:00 am
The government calls on Fifa to publish in full the investigation into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding process.
Tuesday, 11:57 pm
Should Opec cut production to boost prices?
12:14 am (9 hours ago)
Boxing day sales come early to the UK?
2:28 am (7 hours ago)
Whatever happened to the Brics economies?
1:56 am (7 hours ago)
Oil production in Russia is hard and getting harder
12:16 am (9 hours ago)
Transylvania's castle owners sink their teeth into business
Yesterday 8:22 pm (13 hours ago)
Can the doll make it in China at the second attempt?
12:19 am (9 hours ago)
How sanctions against Russia are hitting UK businesses
Yesterday, 12:02 am
The new ways of running companies and doing business
Yesterday 10:56 am (22 hours ago)
Why young professionals in Taiwan are getting out of the city
Yesterday, 12:05 am
Can schools with iPads protect the future of a language?