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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:57:36 GMT
Eurozone growth 'slows in September'
Eurozone business growth cooled again in September, with activity expanding at its slowest pace since December, a closely-watched survey indicates.

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:35:55 GMT
Air France pilots protest in Paris
Up to 200 Air France pilots have demonstrated in Paris over the company's plan to expand its low-cost airline.

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:37:52 GMT
Jack Ma heads China rich list
Alibaba founder Jack Ma is China's richest person following his company's record listing, according to a wealth survey by the Hurun Report.

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:53:36 GMT
Imperial calls tobacco tax ‘unjust’
One of Britain's biggest cigarette companies labels Ed Miliband's plans for a new "tobacco tax" as "unjust and just a bad idea".

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:13:42 GMT
Probe into Tesco's South Korea brand
Homeplus, Tesco's South Korean brand and its biggest outside the UK, is under investigation over the handling of customer data.

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:06:15 GMT
Philips plans to split business
Dutch electronics giant Philips says it is planning to split the company in two, separating its lighting business from its healthcare division.

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:48:21 GMT
China firm in Portuguese hospital bid
China's biggest privately-held company Fosun joins a bidding war for Portuguese hospital operator Espirito Santo Saude.

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:17:19 GMT
Barclays hit by record £38m fine
Barclays Bank has been fined a record £38m by UK regulators for failing to keep its clients' assets separate from its own.

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 06:51:10 GMT
Jimmy Choo to float shares in London
Designer shoe maker Jimmy Choo announces plans to list its shares on the London Stock Exchange.

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 23:01:21 GMT
US crackdown on overseas tax deals
The White House announces new treasury department measures aimed at stopping companies avoiding US taxes by merging with overseas firms.

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 06:39:48 GMT
BHP Billiton to cut 700 coal jobs
BHP Billiton and Mitsubishi plan to cut 700 jobs at a joint coal mining venture in Australia because of tough market conditions.

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:51:03 GMT
Public borrowing at £11.6bn in August
Government borrowing remained high in August, hampering the chancellor's efforts to reduce the public deficit, official figures show.

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:37:31 GMT
Arab Bank liable in terror attacks
A US jury finds Jordan-based Arab Bank liable for providing material support to Hamas, ruling the bank must provide victims of two dozen terrorist attacks with compensation.

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:55:07 GMT
Whistleblower gets biggest US payout
The US Securities and Exchange Commission reveals it has awarded a record $30m payout to an anonymous whistleblower who lives outside the US.

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 09:50:44 GMT
Asia Market Report
Asian markets reverse earlier losses after a better-than-expected China manufacturing activity survey.

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:05:28 GMT
Air France pilots reject offer
Striking Air France pilots have rejected an offer by the airline aimed at resolving the dispute.

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:39:02 GMT
Alibaba 'breaks share sale record'
Chinese internet giant Alibaba has raised $25bn in its share flotation, according to US media, making it the largest initial public offering in history.

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:06:37 GMT
VIDEO: Marriage detective in high demand
Taralika Lahiri runs a private detective agency in Delhi that specialises in matrimonial cases and says her business is thriving.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:12:43 GMT
VIDEO: What is Alibaba? In 60 seconds
Your 60-second primer on Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant set to float on the New York Stock Exchange in one of the biggest technology listings ever.

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:16:04 GMT
VIDEO: Lasers deliver brighter 3D films
BBC Click looks at a new laser projector that promises to deliver brighter and clearer pictures.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:01:16 GMT
VIDEO: Ivory Coast's homegrown tablet
How an Ivory Coast company developed a tablet computer which is being introduced in the country's schools.

Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:02:06 GMT
VIDEO: 'Kenny the Fish' swims to the top
Qian Hu Corporation is one of the biggest exporters of tropical fish in the world but its success has sometimes been an upstream struggle.

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:55:22 GMT
VIDEO: What are Scotland's currency options?
The question of which currency an independent Scotland would use has dominated the campaign. Newsnight's economics correspondent Duncan Weldon investigates the options.

Tue, 09 Sep 2014 10:04:02 GMT
AUDIO: The little known biggest web retailer
Alibaba, the world's largest internet retailer, is set to float on the US stock market, in what may be the world's biggest-ever IPO.

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:51:58 GMT
Shoe firm boss denies taking money
The chief executive of Chinese footwear firm Ultrasonic has spoken to Chinese media and denied running off with the firm's cash.

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:59:33 GMT
IBM's Watson rolled out to business
IBM's supercomputer Watson is being made available to businesses to answer tricky questions.

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:58:27 GMT
eBay criticised as hacks continue
Leading security researchers call on eBay to take immediate action over dangerous listings - as more security problems arise.

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:19:20 GMT
Amazon workers in Germany on strike
Workers at four Amazon warehouses in Germany go on strike in a dispute over pay and working conditions.

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:38:42 GMT
US Fed to end stimulus in October
The US Federal Reserve says it will raise interest rates once a "considerable time" has passed after its stimulus programme ends in October.

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 14:23:03 GMT
US calls for EU to 'boost' economy
The US Treasury Secretary urges eurozone countries to "boost demand" in order to reduce unemployment and avoid deflation.

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:43:34 GMT
ECB stimulus offer sees low take-up
A European Central Bank measure designed to stimulate the flagging eurozone economy has seen a low initial take-up by banks.

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:03:35 GMT
Irish economy bounces back strongly
The Irish government upgrades growth forecasts for 2014 after the economy grew by a stronger-than-expected 1.5% in the April-to-June quarter.

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:38:39 GMT
Ebola can 'ruin W Africa economies'
The Ebola outbreak could have a catastrophic economic impact on three West African countries, the World Bank says.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:01:28 GMT
Uganda predicts bigger coffee crop
Uganda's coffee farmers are looking forward to a bigger harvest of beans this year thanks to more rain

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:26:58 GMT
Investments in Zimbabwe 'plunging'
Investment in Zimbabwe more than halved in the first six months of 2014, the country's central bank chief announces as President Mugabe visits China.

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:59:57 GMT
India and China sign landmark deals
India and China sign 12 agreements, one of which will see China investing $20bn in India's infrastructure over five years.

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:24:44 GMT
Japan trade deficit narrows in August
Japan narrows its trade deficit in August as a fall in imports lowers the country's energy bill for the month.

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:21:39 GMT
Sony predicts increased losses
Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony says its annual loss may be more than four times bigger than initially forecast, due to its struggling mobile business.

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:58:59 GMT
Anfield stadium expansion approved
Liverpool FC is given permission to increase Anfield's capacity from 45,000 to about 59,000 as part of a £100m expansion plan.

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:01:07 GMT
Fifa report may prompt charges - MP
A report into alleged corruption at Fifa, football's world governing body, could lead to criminal charges, an MP believes.

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:09:29 GMT
Warburton first on dual contract
Regional Rugby Wales confirm Wales captain Sam Warburton has the first dual contract under the new deal with the WRU.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:00:30 GMT
Build your Martian dream home
Technology designed to build houses on Mars could also let us 3D print our own dream homes in less than 24 hours

Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:22:23 GMT
Squeezing out water to save the future
It is the one of the biggest environmental problems facing us – our water is running out. It could lead to food shortages, disease, even war. Meet the businesses trying to reduce our water usage.

Mon, 08 Sep 2014 23:08:46 GMT
3D print your racing car
It's tech that is busy changing how almost everything is made - 3D printing of racing cars, drones, fashion, human tissue and prosthetics - even soil and food.

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 23:01:28 GMT
Africa's first education tablet
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.

Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:02:10 GMT
How to be a big fish in a small pond
Singaporean businessman Kenny Yap says he aims to be the world's biggest tropical fish exporters: "I like being a big fish in a small pond," he tells the BBC.

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:16:37 GMT
Picking the best business location
Choosing where to locate your business is a vital decision for any new start-up, as business reporter Perry King reports from Canada.

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:37:13 GMT
European car sales continue recovery
European Union new car registrations rose in July and August, industry figures show, indicating continued recovery across the region.

Mon, 08 Sep 2014 11:37:02 GMT
GM announces hands-free Cadillac
General Motors has announced that by 2016, some of its Cadillacs will incorporate self-driving functions.

Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:59:13 GMT
Aston Martin appoints new chief
UK luxury carmaker Aston Martin hires senior Nissan executive Andy Palmer as its new chief executive.

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:06:03 GMT
The next big banking scandal?
Could this be the next big banking scandal?

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:05:08 GMT
Sir Richard Broadbent in the frame
Chairman faces questions as the retailer’s problems mount.

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 23:00:34 GMT
Health technology puts patients first
The tech making life a little easier for patients

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 07:15:44 GMT
Tesco turns stale as market moves on
Has Tesco passed its sell by date?

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:06:21 GMT
Delhi marriage detective in high demand
Is your sweetheart playing away? Call Delhi's wedding detective

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:00:39 GMT
'No' vote to alter tax and benefits
How 'No' vote will alter Scottish tax and benefits

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:04:56 GMT
India's farmers turn to technology
India's farmers turn to tech to cope with climate change

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:11:32 GMT
Kenyan security industry grows post-Westgate
Kenya's security sector grows in aftermath of Westgate attack

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:20:37 GMT
Farming 'the hardest plant to grow'
The North American farmers who have started to plant wasabi

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:10:18 GMT
Skin printer and bee probe win award
Bee probe and skin printer make awards shortlist

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:28:02 GMT
The PoW who built a $180m business
The US prisoner of war who built a $180m company

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:17:29 GMT
A tale of two financial centres
Would London lose out if Scotland leaves?

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