BBC Business News Feed

Subscribe to BBC Business News Feed feed BBC Business News Feed
BBC News - Business
Updated: 35 min 47 sec ago

Cornonavirus: Crisis-hit Virgin Atlantic files for bankruptcy

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 03:37
At the same time Virgin Australia's new owner Bain Capital is cutting around 3,000 jobs at the airline.

Anthony Levandowski: Ex-Google engineer sentenced for theft

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 03:15
A judge says Anthony Levandowski carried out the "biggest trade secret crime I have ever seen".

Don't demolish old buildings, urge architects

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 00:52
Knocking down defunct structures sends a wrecking ball through carbon targets, architects say.

My Money: 'I eat biscuits like a naughty schoolboy'

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 00:30
Mark Bauwens from France takes us through his week during the coronavirus pandemic.

LinkedIn co-founder reveals key secret to success

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 00:20
Allen Blue, who co-founded professional network LinkedIn, reveals how start-ups can achieve growth.

Bosses' pandemic pay cuts 'superficial' says report

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 00:11
The UK's largest companies have failed to address a culture of excessive bonuses, a report says.

Redundancy advice calls triple as furlough scheme winds down

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 00:02
Conciliation service Acas says thousands more people are calling for redundancy advice.

Disney focuses on streaming as it falls to a loss

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 23:53
The giant firm will launch a new streaming site as it battles the effects of the coronavirus crisis.

TikTok founder defends potential Microsoft sale

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 17:01
President Donald Trump has threatened to bar the popular video-sharing social media firm from the US.

Google-Fitbit takeover: EU launches full-scale probe

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 14:06
The European Commission's move has the potential to derail the $2.1bn takeover.

Pizza Express may close 67 outlets and cut 1,100 jobs

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 13:18
High Street chain the latest to look to restructure and refinance as virus deals extra blow to trade.

Dixons Carphone to cut 800 store management jobs

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 13:13
The Currys PC World owner said it was "not an easy decision" but it must respond to rising online sales.

Audi drops 'insensitive' girl with banana ad

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 10:50
The German carmaker apologises for a tweeted car ad that sparked a furore.

BP halves dividend after suffering record loss

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 10:22
The dividend cut is another blow for pension funds and savers who have seen a wave firms slash or halt payouts.

EasyJet increases flights to cope with holidaymaker demand

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 10:02
The airline adds more flights to cope with increasing demand from holidaymakers.

AA motoring group in takeover talks with three suitors

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 09:10
The veteran motoring organisation is considering approaches from private equity firms

Boeing's 737 Max moves closer to flying again

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 05:30
US regulators have put forward a list of changes needed before the ill-fated planes can restart flights.

Donald Trump: US Treasury should get cut of TikTok deal

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 04:09
The president's comments come after Microsoft said it is in talks to buy the app's US business.

Virtual house hunting gets a pandemic boost

Tue, 08/04/2020 - 00:00
Estate agents say demand has soared for tours of houses using virtual reality headsets.

‘We wanted to create a label for young people'

Mon, 08/03/2020 - 23:36
Def Jam Africa tells the BBC how the record label is expanding to discover more talent in wider genres.

Pages