6:53 pm (4 hours ago)
One of Britain's biggest cigarette companies labels Ed Miliband's plans for a new "tobacco tax" as "unjust and just a bad idea".
12:17 pm (11 hours ago)
Barclays Bank has been fined a record £38m by UK regulators for failing to keep its clients' assets separate from its own.
12:49 pm (11 hours ago)
Troubled supermarket giant Tesco says its new chief financial officer, Alan Stewart, is joining the company immediately, more than two months earlier than originally planned.
3:46 pm (8 hours ago)
National Grid says it has signed deals with companies including Tata Steel and Flexitricity to pay them for using less electricity at peak times.
6:35 pm (5 hours ago)
Up to 200 Air France pilots have demonstrated in Paris over the company's plan to expand its low-cost airline.
1:51 pm (10 hours ago)
Government borrowing remained high in August, hampering the chancellor's efforts to reduce the public deficit, official figures show.
10:46 am (13 hours ago)
The amount of new borrowing through personal loans has outstripped repayments every month this year, figures from UK banks indicate.
10:04 pm (an hour ago)
A takeover offer by pub and brewery group Greene King for rival Spirit is rejected because Spirit says it 'undervalues' the company.
11:37 am (12 hours ago)
Alibaba founder Jack Ma is China's richest person following his company's record listing, according to a wealth survey by the Hurun Report.
7:51 am (16 hours ago)
Designer shoe maker Jimmy Choo announces plans to list its shares on the London Stock Exchange.
5:00 pm (6 hours ago)
The FTSE 100 falls sharply, with drugs shares hit by new US tax rules that are seen as making UK firms less desirable takeover targets.
9:15 am (14 hours ago)
Tate and Lyle warns that supply chain problems and more competition in the sweetener market will hit its profit after a "challenging" half year.
11:57 am (11 hours ago)
Eurozone business growth cooled again in September, with activity expanding at its slowest pace since December, a closely-watched survey indicates.
10:06 am (13 hours ago)
Dutch electronics giant Philips says it is planning to split the company in two, separating its lighting business from its healthcare division.
10:48 am (13 hours ago)
China's biggest privately-held company Fosun joins a bidding war for Portuguese hospital operator Espirito Santo Saude.
Yesterday, 8:06 pm
Almost 1,700 jobs are to go at the failed mobile phone retailer Phones 4U, after the firm's administrators confirmed that 362 stores will close.
7:39 am (16 hours ago)
BHP Billiton and Mitsubishi plan to cut 700 jobs at a joint coal mining venture in Australia because of tough market conditions.
11:54 am (11 hours ago)
Insurers have been criticised for turning down claims from holidaymakers who had been drinking alcohol before having an accident.
Yesterday, 8:51 am
The chief executive of Chinese footwear firm Ultrasonic has spoken to Chinese media and denied running off with the firm's cash.
Yesterday, 1:46 pm
Investment analysts have urged investors to be cautious after the Royal Mint launched a new website selling gold and silver coins.
Yesterday, 5:07 pm
Ed Balls says he will increase the minimum wage, bring in a mansion tax, freeze child benefit and axe the "bedroom tax" in his first Budget if Labour wins power.
Yesterday, 11:36 am
Regulator Ofgem is launching a review of energy firms' communications with customers in debt amid concerns over potentially misleading letters.
12:01 am (23 hours ago)
The White House announces new treasury department measures aimed at stopping companies avoiding US taxes by merging with overseas firms.
Yesterday, 7:51 pm
Plans to build a new nuclear power plant at Hinkley Point in Somerset are recommended for approval following a European Commission investigation.
Yesterday, 6:28 pm
Mick Cash is elected general secretary of the Rail, Maritime and Transport Union following the death of previous leader Bob Crow.
Thursday, September 18th, 12:20 am
A group of farmers are hoping to succeed where others have failed: in creating the first commercially viable wasabi growing business in North America.
Wednesday, September 17th, 12:28 am
A profile of Everett Alvarez, the former US Navy pilot, who spent eight and a half years as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam, before a successful career in government and business.
Tuesday, September 16th, 12:01 am
Ivorian Coast entrepreneur Thierry N'Doufou talks about how he developed a tablet computer which he wants to be used by all school children in the country.
4:58 pm (6 hours ago)
Liverpool FC is given permission to increase Anfield's capacity from 45,000 to about 59,000 as part of a £100m expansion plan.
Yesterday, 8:01 pm
A report into alleged corruption at Fifa, football's world governing body, could lead to criminal charges, an MP believes.
Yesterday, 12:09 pm
Regional Rugby Wales confirm Wales captain Sam Warburton has the first dual contract under the new deal with the WRU.
Yesterday, 4:57 pm
Tesco's chief executive Dave Lewis has said there will be a "full and frank investigation" after the supermarket overstated its profits. Watch the full interview.
2:12 am (21 hours ago)
Catherine Yeung, investment director at Fidelity Worldwide tells Rico Hizon that she expects a 'bumpy ride' for the Chinese economy.
Yesterday, 7:35 pm
The Royal Mint has launched a new website selling gold and silver coins.
2:38 pm (9 hours ago)
Troubled retailer Tesco has announced that its new chief financial officer, Alan Stewart, is to start work on Tuesday, more than two months earlier than originally planned.
3:03 am (20 hours ago)
The Marriott hotel chain plans to open a new hotel almost every week in Asia over the next three years to help cater for Chinese tourists.
Yesterday, 1:28 am
The chief executive of De Beers says that China will be the 'engine' of growth for the diamond market.
Sunday, September 21st, 8:06 pm
Taralika Lahiri runs a private detective agency in Delhi that specialises in matrimonial cases and says her business is thriving.
Yesterday, 2:02 am
G20 finance ministers meeting in Australia say they are close to agreeing a package of measures to boost global growth.
4:38 pm (7 hours ago)
How would it work and who would be affected?
2:06 pm (9 hours ago)
Could this be the next big banking scandal?
8:15 am (15 hours ago)
Has Tesco passed its sell by date?
12:00 am (23 hours ago)
The tech making life a little easier for patients
Sunday, September 21st, 8:06 pm
The detective making money from untrusting couples
Friday, September 19th, 2:00 pm
How 'No' vote will alter Scottish tax and benefits
Thursday, September 18th, 10:41 pm
The man behind China's internet giant Alibaba
Friday, September 19th, 1:11 am
Kenya's security sector grows in aftermath of Westgate attack