5:11 pm (3 hours ago)
A cut in interest rates in China and comments from Europe's Central Bank chief spur US markets on to fresh highs
6:05 pm (an hour ago)
State-backed bank Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) says a data error means it only just passed a European stress test of its balance sheet.
6:33 pm (an hour ago)
Aviva and Friends Life are in talks about a possible £5.6bn merger deal, the two insurance companies have said.
12:49 pm (7 hours ago)
Government borrowing fell to £7.7bn in October, official figures show, down £0.2bn from a year earlier.
10:03 am (10 hours ago)
American airline Delta replaces its old Boeing planes in a $14bn order for 50 Airbus wide-body jets powered by Rolls Royce engines
12:27 pm (8 hours ago)
James Dyson tells the BBC it's important to keep engineers in Britain to produce hi-tech exports, as he announces a £1bn investment in research and development.
6:07 pm (an hour ago)
HSBC's Swiss-based private banking arm confirms it has been placed under formal investigation in France, days after being accused of tax fraud by Belgium authorities.
12:14 pm (8 hours ago)
Taxpayers will have longer to appeal before HM Revenue and Customs can raid their bank accounts for unpaid taxes, under revised plans released by the Treasury.
12:01 pm (8 hours ago)
Malaysia plans to end petrol and diesel subsidies from December in an attempt to save billions of dollars and reduce its fiscal deficit.
1:14 am (19 hours ago)
The chief executive of renowned auction house Sotheby's, William Ruprecht, is stepping down after 14 years at the helm.
5:04 pm (3 hours ago)
News of an interest rate cut in China sends shares in mining companies higher, boosting the FTSE 100.
Yesterday 10:27 pm (22 hours ago)
The former chief executive of JJB Sports, Christopher Ronnie, is convicted of accepting more than £1m in backhanders from suppliers.
Yesterday 10:45 pm (21 hours ago)
In a surprise move, the UK government has withdrawn its legal challenge to EU legislation that caps the level of bankers' bonuses.
6:57 am (13 hours ago)
Japan's PM Shinzo Abe dissolves parliament paving the way for a snap election in December, as local media polls show a low level of support.
7:54 am (12 hours ago)
Singapore plans to regulate third-party taxi booking apps such as Uber by capping fees and limiting them to use only licensed vehicles and drivers.
1:29 pm (6 hours ago)
La Liga giants Valencia are facing a fight to be allowed to use a bat symbol on their crest - from the creators of Batman.
Yesterday, 5:22 pm
A charity is to give away 2,000 Talking Book audio computers to some of Ghana's poorest communities after securing funds from Unicef and ARM.
4:43 pm (3 hours ago)
Some Royal Bank of Scotland customers suffer from problems using cards in stores and at cash machines, the day after the bank was fined £56m for its 2012 IT meltdown.
Wednesday, 3:31 pm
The average full-time pay gap between men and women is at its narrowest since comparative records began in 1997, but is still a difference of 9.4%, official figures show.
Yesterday, 11:53 am
Royal Bank of Scotland is fined £56m by regulators after a 2012 software issue left millions of customers unable to access their accounts.
Yesterday, 12:50 pm
UK retail sales rise 0.8% October compared with September, and is 4.3% up on October 2013, according to official figures.
Yesterday, 5:15 am
Activity in some of China's factories and workshops hits a six month low in November, a fresh survey shows.
Wednesday, 8:42 pm
Despite turmoil in emerging markets, the US Federal Reserve reached an easy consensus to end its stimulus programme, latest minutes reveal.
Yesterday, 12:10 am
As more Emirati women enter the private sector, a growing number are going into fashion design, reports Verity Ratcliffe from Dubai.
Tuesday, 8:17 pm
The new government in Afghanistan says it wants to make it easier to do business in the country - but will things change?
Monday, 9:19 pm
A former convict turned entrepreneur is looking to give other ex-offenders in Singapore a new lease on life through his restaurant chain Eighteen Chefs.
Yesterday, 7:41 pm
The head of Fifa's Audit and Compliance Committee is to evaluate reports into alleged World Cup corruption.
Tuesday, 12:47 pm
Ofcom opens an investigation into how the Premier League sells live TV media rights for its football matches following a complaint from Virgin Media.
Tuesday, 1:01 pm
Manchester United sees its revenue fall by 9.9% to £88.7m for the three months to the end of September.
5:29 pm (2 hours ago)
How Olympic athlete and world record holder Haile Gebrselassie has become a property mogul and leading investor in Ethiopia.
4:00 pm (4 hours ago)
Chief executive Rahul Batra explains his ambitions for the Burmese search engine Bindez.
6:18 pm (an hour ago)
The chairman and co-founder of Twitter is in London for the global launch of his new company 'Square'.
12:45 pm (7 hours ago)
The e-commerce industry in India is accelerating rapidly, but some worry the supply chain may not keep up with demand.
12:37 pm (7 hours ago)
The BBC's Lerato Mbele meets the Ethiopian farmers trying to find their place in the local and regional economy.
12:32 pm (7 hours ago)
Ethiopia is experiencing a property and infrastructure boom, as Roderick Macleod reports from Addis Ababa.
1:59 am (18 hours ago)
Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, is attracting increasing amounts of foreign investment but is hoping to win more with a message of cheap and plentiful labour.
1:56 am (18 hours ago)
The Philippines economy is performing well but challenges remain. The country's president tells us his plans to tackle red tape in the business environment and poverty.
12:32 am (19 hours ago)
The mammoth corruption scandal surrounding Brazil's oil colossus Petrobras
12:29 am (19 hours ago)
Space agency plans Mars mission with plastic bricks
12:34 am (19 hours ago)
How crowd investment platforms are shaking up start-up land
Yesterday, 12:21 pm
What are the root causes of F1's financial troubles?
Yesterday 8:22 pm (24 hours ago)
China's growing demand for Turkmenistan's gas
Wednesday, 7:51 pm
How McDonald's changed its menu to succeed in India
Yesterday, 12:07 am
Are child labour laws a step back for advancing Bolivia?
Yesterday, 10:58 am
What would you get if you sold everything in the UK?
Yesterday, 4:00 pm
Australian retailers face foreign competition
Yesterday, 10:54 am
Does free food make for a happier workplace?