BBC Business News Feed

Subscribe to BBC Business News Feed feed BBC Business News Feed
BBC News - Business
Updated: 1 hour 15 min ago

Boeing: Regulator admits 'mistake' over aircraft crashes

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 18:40
The Federal Aviation Administration predicted accidents but took no action until a second crash.

Brexit: Free trade deals 'won't offset leaving EU'

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 17:18
New trade deals won't compensate for the economic damage of leaving the EU, Newsnight analysis finds.

Supercuts strikes rescue deal saving 1,000 jobs

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 16:37
The owner of the Supercuts and Regis hairdressing chains has been saved from administration.

Nintendo Switch goes on sale in China with just one first-party game

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 13:28
Super Smash Bros is the only first-party Nintendo title approved for sale in the country.

Internet provider faces big GDPR fine for lax call centre checks

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 13:05
Internet company is accused of only asking for a name and date of birth before sharing personal data.

France strike: PM Édouard Philippe outlines 'fairer' pension plan

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 12:54
Prime Minister Édouard Philippe outlines controversial plans he says will create a fairer system.

UK pub sector expands for first time in 10 years

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 12:48
Official figures show there were 320 more pubs in Britain this March than a year earlier.

Amazon told to answer Deliveroo deal concerns in five days

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 12:27
The competition watchdog is worried the tie-up could increase delivery prices.

Tata's Orb steel plant in Newport has two potential buyers

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 12:02
Tata previously said it was shutting the steelworks, putting up to 380 jobs at risk.

Post Office settles IT ‘fraud’ case for £58m

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 11:46
The Post Office has settled a long-running dispute with sub-postmasters over its Horizon IT system.

Stagecoach founders Brian Souter and Ann Gloag stepping down

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 09:52
Sir Brian Souter will step down as chairman while Dame Ann Gloag will also step back from the company.

Aramco shares jump in world's biggest ever market debut

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 09:09
The Saudi oil giant's share listing comes after months of uncertainty over the initial public offering.

'World's first' fully-electric commercial flight takes off

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 04:51
A fully electric seaplane flight has been hailed by operators as the start of a third "aviation era".

'Bring your true personality to your work'

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 00:03
Health food boss James McMaster says he wants staff to bring their true personalities to their job.

Can governments ever run out of money?

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 00:02
In the UK and US, political parties are promising spending splurges. Is more borrowing sensible?

Most-viewed mansions of 2019 revealed

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 00:02
Castles and mirrored ceilings attracted clicks among window shoppers on a property website.

'I won't sleep for over 24 hours on election night'

Wed, 12/11/2019 - 00:01
Many currency traders will be working through the night on 12 December.

WTO chief: 'Months' needed to fix disputes body

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 23:19
The system for resolving world trade disputes grinds to a halt after the US blocks any new WTO judges.

Maurice Saatchi quits advertising firm he co-founded

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 19:53
M&C Saatchi shares have collapsed this year from a high of about £4 each to 103 pence.

Exxon wins New York climate change fight

Tue, 12/10/2019 - 18:15
A judge rules the firm did not mislead investors about climate change risks.