Valid CSS!

BBC News - Business

Back to News Portal

12/17/2018 02:56 AM
Workplace reforms 'will protect gig economy workers'
"Gig economy" workers will be better protected by a package of reforms, the government says.

12/17/2018 12:01 AM
Nuisance call bosses face £500,000 fines
New rules will target directors of companies who make unsolicited calls to consumers.

12/17/2018 12:42 AM
HS2: MPs had 'enormously wrong' cost estimate, says whistleblower
A former HS2 boss says an early cost estimate MPs had was wrong by hundreds of millions of pounds.

12/17/2018 12:40 AM
FCA under fire over Lloyds compensation scheme
A group representing small firms says there is no oversight of a scheme for fraud victims.

12/17/2018 03:05 AM
Laura Ashley to close 40 UK stores amid a push into China
The British High Street store is struggling in the UK and wants to build its presence in China.

12/17/2018 01:29 AM
Lord Sugar hires his Apprentice for 2018
Did swimwear designer Sian Gabbidon or nut milk entrepreneur Camilla Ainsworth win?

12/16/2018 08:48 AM
Bad weather hits Christmas shopping on the High Street
Icy temperatures and the lure of online shopping hit pre-Christmas retail sales.

12/17/2018 12:07 AM
Restaurant insolvencies jump as diners stay at home
The number of businesses going bust surges as diners stay at home, new figures show.

12/16/2018 10:18 PM
HQ Trivia and Vine co-founder Colin Kroll dead at 34
New York police officers went to Colin Kroll's Manhattan flat after a request to check on him.

12/16/2018 10:52 AM
Ministers deny planning no-deal Brexit holiday warnings
Downing Street dismisses reports families will be advised not to book EU travel after March 2019.

12/16/2018 02:59 PM
PewDiePie printer hackers strike again
The perpetrators are urging victims to support the YouTube star and protect their systems.

12/16/2018 12:05 AM
New £50 bank note 'must recognise ethnic minorities'
Stars and politicians are campaigning for a non-white scientist to feature on the new £50 note.

12/14/2018 10:02 PM
What's knocked markets off course?
Financial markets had seen smooth sailing in recent years. But it looks like that's over.

12/14/2018 05:12 PM
Johnson & Johnson shares drop after asbestos report
Shares drop as Reuters study says firm knew asbestos "lurked" in its talcum powder for decades.

12/14/2018 05:17 PM
BHS ex owner Dominic Chappell failed to give pension information
The man who bought BHS for £1 is fined for not providing documents about the collapsed chain's pension schemes.

12/17/2018 12:26 AM
'If you can do something yourself, do it yourself'
Ariel Booker, co-founder of CanO Water, says many firms often spend money unnecessarily on things that won't help them.

12/16/2018 12:14 AM
Brexit Basics: The single market explained
Confused by Brexit jargon? Reality Check unpacks the basics.

12/14/2018 12:13 AM
How traffic lights became a million dollar idea
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how traffic lights became a million dollar idea.

12/14/2018 09:09 AM
Branson: Hard Brexit would torpedo some Virgin firms
Sir Richard Branson has spoken out against a hard Brexit, warning it would be "an absolute disaster".

12/14/2018 09:43 AM
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo: The view from the edge of space
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo rocket ship has made a successful test flight, 82.7km above the Earth's surface.

12/13/2018 12:12 AM
Could light bring us superfast mobile broadband indoors?
Superfast 5G mobile connectivity may not be able to reach inside buildings. Could light help?

12/11/2018 12:05 AM
Love Islanders' Instagram tips on how to make money from #ad
Each paid post is making reality TV stars like Paul Knops and Jamie Jewitt hundreds of pounds - but how?

12/10/2018 12:03 AM
'The wrong investors can lead to meltdown'
Choose investors carefully as "the wrong ones can lead to meltdown", says CEO Nikolay Piriankov.

12/17/2018 12:18 AM
'I gave myself two weeks to come up with a business idea'
How Payal Kadakia set up and built fitness class booking website ClassPass, which is now said to be worth $470m.

12/16/2018 12:31 AM
What can New Zealand teach us about Brexit?
What lessons can the we learn from the economic ructions suffered by New Zealand in 1973 when the UK joined the EEC?

12/16/2018 12:21 AM
Could student loans ruling mean the system is redesigned?
The ONS is about to announce how it will treat student loans in the national accounts. Will it lead to changes in student finance?

12/14/2018 12:06 AM
Why your pizza may never be delivered by drone
The biggest obstacle to delivery drones isn't technology, it's regulation and public acceptance.

12/14/2018 12:58 AM
Christmas Jumper Day: Who wins, retailers or charity?
The festive campaign has become an annual event, but who's the real winner - retailers or charity?

12/13/2018 11:14 AM
Marmite sprouts? Why retailers are pushing the boundaries with festive food
From pigs-in-blankets tea to Christmas tree crisps, retailers are pushing the boundaries with festive food.

12/13/2018 12:06 AM
'If the factory closes what could I afford to eat?'
As the EU threatens to end Cambodia's tariff-free status, textile workers fear it could lead to factory closures and job losses.

12/12/2018 12:11 AM
The Germans solving rising rents with people power
Living in gentrified areas of Munich is getting pricey - but these renters say they have the answer.

12/11/2018 12:06 AM
The bar where your cash is worthless
As more firms around the world refuse to take cash, does this mean the end for notes and coins?

12/10/2018 12:02 AM
Called the wrong name at work? Awkward...
What should you do when someone gets your name wrong in the professional sphere?

12/11/2018 11:13 PM
Huawei: The life of Chinese tech heiress Meng Wanzhou
Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Canada for allegedly breaking US sanctions against Iran.

12/10/2018 12:02 AM
'I was divorced and missed having company'
Rupert Hunt created flat-sharing website SpareRoom - and then ended up needing to use it himself after his marriage ended.

12/10/2018 01:58 PM
Vijay Mallya: India's most controversial businessman?
Once called the "King of Good Times" due to his extravagant lifestyle, Vijay Mallya has been embroiled in financial scandals since 2012.

12/07/2018 12:06 AM
The blind woman developing tech for the good of others
Chieko Asakawa, blind since 14, develops groundbreaking technology for the visually impaired.


Copyright © 2004 - 2018 [Scopulus Limited]. All rights reserved.  Terms of use  Privacy Policy  Directory  Contact  Search  Site Map