Ferdinand Piech, the chairman of VW, Europe's biggest carmaker, resigns after a power struggle with his chief executive.
Warner Music owner Len Blavatnik is Britain's richest man with a £13.17bn fortune, taking top spot from the Hinduja brothers, according to the Sunday Times.
Parents due partial refunds on their children's air tickets face a variety of ways to claim the money.
The Nasdaq and S&P 500 close at new record highs after US tech firms report strong first quarter profits.
Around 40% of homeowners with mortgages could struggle to move because they would not qualify for a new loan under tough new rules
HSBC says it is considering whether to move its headquarters out of the UK, following "regulatory and structural reforms" in the banking industry.
US cable giant Comcast abandons its planned $45bn purchase of Time Warner Cable after failing to convince regulators the deal would not harm competition.
Eurogroup head Jeroen Dijsselboem warns that "big, big problems" need to be solved before any Greece debt deal can be agreed.
The government sells more shares in Lloyds, raising about £586m and taking its stake in the bank to below 21%.
Amazon says its web services business generated sales of $1.57bn in the first quarter of the year and is profitable.
The cost of renting a home in Britain rose by 2.1% in the year to the end of March, official figures show.
HSBC lifts the FTSE 100 as it mulls shifting its HQ abroad, but shares in French Connection dive almost 30% after it warns of weak sales.
Harley-Davidson is recalling nearly 46,000 motorcycles in the US because the bikes could stay in gear due to clutches that won't fully disengage.
American Airlines chief executive Doug Parker joins a select group of company bosses opting to be paid entirely in stock.
The UK's biggest conference pear orchard has been planted at a farm in Kent, using techniques already used abroad in a bid to help British producers compete with their foreign rivals.
Unemployment has hit a seven-year low, but more than a third of the new jobs created last year went to workers from abroad.
Up to four million homeowners could struggle to move house as a direct result of the new rules on mortgage applications which came in last year.
The wave of xenophobic attacks in South Africa has damaged the image of the country as an investment destination.
One of India's most influential publishers tells the BBC that it's 'very hard' to make money in the Indian book industry.
Submarines and $100m super yachts will be on show this weekend at the Singapore boat show.
BBC News looks at some of the key points at stake, as Eurozone ministers continue to negotiate the Greek bailout.
The BBC's Steph McGovern reports on the events which brought the British financial system close to collapse.
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The woman who challenged sexism in Silicon Valley now faces a $1m legal bill unless she agrees not to appeal.
Switzerland is the world's happiest country, according to a new survey, closely followed by Iceland, Denmark, Norway and Canada.