BBC Business News

Subscribe to BBC Business News feed BBC Business News
BBC News - Business
Updated: 1 hour 38 min ago

Corona beer owner to pour $4bn into weed

15 hours 23 min ago
The deal with Canada's Canopy Growth marks the biggest investment in the cannabis industry to date.

'I never know how much money I'm going home with'

18 hours 17 min ago
A growing push to raise wages of service staff in the US could change the way Americans tip.

Chinese take off

18 hours 22 min ago
As Chinese airlines launch more and more international flights, are they playing fair to attract passengers?

Uber narrows losses but growth slows

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 22:12
The firm is under pressure to become more profitable for a planned IPO in 2019.

Knightsbridge cafe accountant admits lying about staff pensions

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 20:32
Hashmukh Shah, 63, admits purposely misleading officers from The Pensions Regulator.

Tesla 'to be probed by regulators' over privatisation plan

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 16:47
Shares in the electric carmaker fall on reports the SEC wants to question executives at the firm.

Financial Times boss returns £510,000 rise

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 15:49
John Ridding's decision follows criticism of his "absurdly high" salary by some FT journalists.

No wrinkles as Superdrug offers Botox

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 14:21
It comes after Superdrug said it would start offering the treatment in one of its stores.

House prices rise the fastest in West Midlands

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 12:25
ONS finds the region recorded a 5.8% in annual house price rise, while London had the biggest decline.

Virgin Media broadband teams 'left holes in walls'

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 12:04
Customers have complained about damage, which they say has been left for many days without being fixed.

UK inflation rate rises for first time since November

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 10:11
Higher transport costs sent inflation up to 2.5% in July in the first increase since November.

RBS comes bottom of bank league tables

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 10:07
Fewer than half of Royal Bank of Scotland customers would recommend it to friends and family.

Turkey issues retaliatory tariffs on US imports

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 09:38
Ankara says the rises were ordered after "attacks on the Turkish economy" by the US.

RMT angry at Chris Grayling's rail fare index suggestion

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 07:37
Chris Grayling suggested rail fares and staff wages should be calculated using a lower inflation measure.

South Korea to ban some BMW vehicles over engine fires

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 04:33
The government wants the cars off the roads until they have been safety checked by BMW.

Reality Check

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 04:29
A BBC map helps you find out how many public toilets have been cut in your area.

Split generation

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 04:01
Rising house prices have divided young people into property "haves" and "have-nots".

Chief executive pay jumps 11% to almost £4m last year

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 00:18
Chief executive pay rose much faster than for the wider workforce in 2017, a report has claimed.

Amazon's one-day delivery ad banned as 'misleading'

Wed, 08/15/2018 - 00:16
The UK advertising regulator received 280 complaints about the online giant's one-day delivery claim.

Card payment problems at Marks & Spencer

Tue, 08/14/2018 - 22:05
The retailer says it's having a problem accepting card payments in a quarter of its stores.