News Games Screen savers eCards Photos Help

You are not signed in. Sign In • Sign Up


BBC News - Business - UK Edition 

Mass rallies over Greek bailout vote

Tens of thousands of people attend rival rallies in Greece ahead of Sunday's crucial referendum on an international financial bailout.

CBI says UK economic growth slows

Surveys for the Confederation of British Industry find that manufacturing, retails and services growth slowed in the second quarter.

Bank guarantee cut 'absurd' says MP

News that millions of bank customers will get £10,000 less compensation if their bank goes bust, is criticized as "absurd" by a senior MP

Rail workers vote for strike action

Commuters could be set for a summer of delays as rail workers on several train routes vote for strike action.

Shell to start Arctic oil drilling

Oil and gas giant Shell is expected to begin drilling for oil in the Arctic within the next two weeks.

Eurozone economic growth speeds up

Eurozone business activity rose at its fastest pace in four years in June, boosted by higher spending by consumers and businesses, a survey indicates.

Pre-pay energy users 'pay £226 more'

Energy customers on pre-payment meters have been paying an average of £226 a year more than they would have done on the cheapest direct debit tariff, Citizens Advice says.

Rivals to rally as Greek vote looms

Greek "Yes" and "No" camps are set to hold major rallies in Athens ahead of Sunday's crucial referendum on bailout terms.

FTSE falls on continued Greek woes

London's benchmark share index dips in Friday morning trading as worries over the Greek debt crisis persisted.

EE fined £1m for complaints handling

EE, the UK's largest mobile phone operator, is fined £1m by the regulator Ofcom for breaching rules on handling customer complaints.

Uber suspends UberPOP in France

Uber has suspended its UberPOP taxi hailing app in France, according to newspaper Le Monde.

China to probe market manipulation

China will investigate suspected manipulation of the stock market, which has fallen dramatically in the past few weeks, state media report.

Robots on the march

A range of robots are on display at the Innorobo event in France, including the most advanced domestic robot to go on sale to the public.

Non-stick mayo jars being developed

Norwegian mayonnaise maker Orkla signs a deal to use a non-stick coating in its food products.

VIDEO: Trillions lost on China stock market

China's Shanghai Composite index has slumped about 30% since mid-June, wiping out most of this year's gains

VIDEO: Building a Spitfire with eBay parts

John Romain explains to BBC News how he and his team spent three years restoring a 1940s Spitfire to flying condition once again.

VIDEO: Running an 'auto part' firm in India

The female entrepreneur who sells auto components to vehicle manufacturers in India.

VIDEO: India's angel investors

With banks in India still reluctant to lend money, start-ups are having to look elsewhere.

VIDEO: Cars designed to be slept in

Vehicle design students at the Royal College of Art have been re-imagining the kind of cars that will be possible in an era of driverless transport.

VIDEO: Zimbabwe's 'cellphone farmers'

Former hotelier Tapfumanei Shinya tells the BBC why managing his land over his mobile phone would never yield results.

VIDEO: What to look out for in the Budget

BBC News editors Robert Peston, Kamal Ahmed and Norman Smith give their predictions on what will appear in the chancellor's Budget in July 2015.

VIDEO: An exceedingly long cake production line

BBC Breakfast has visited Europe's longest cake production line at the Mr Kipling Factory in Barnsley, Yorkshire.

What does it take to restore a Spitfire?

What does it take to restore an iconic aircraft?

Is click-and-collect a 'cannibal'?

Is click and collect a retailers nightmare?

Hard task: Creating more apprentices

Can business take on three million more?

Africa's video game makers dreaming big

How Africa's games makers plan to make it big

World economy: The hidden rocks

The issues posing the greatest risks to the world economy

What can Greece learn from Cyprus and Iceland?

What lessons can Greece learn from Cyprus and Iceland?

Why are we having another Budget?

What might lie ahead in next week's budget?

'I would never vote to leave Europe'

Why Greece’s richest village is voting ‘yes’ News | Awards & Certificates | Promote Us | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Uninstall Info

© 2015 All rights reserved. is part of the Xacti Group Companies.
All other names are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective owners.