Trump administration approves Keystone XL pipeline

The State Department says the project, blocked by Barack Obama, is in the national interest.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 1:05 pm

Robotic barman pours Rory a pint

The BBC’s technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones gets a beer poured for him by a robotic barman - but how long does it take?

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 11:57 am

Pearson boss sees pay boost despite firm's struggles

The publisher's boss sees his pay package rise 20% in 2016 despite a difficult year for the firm.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 11:28 am

Ofcom plans instant payback for broadband woes

Landline and broadband customers who suffer poor service could get automatic payouts under Ofcom plans.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 11:06 am

Petrol and diesel prices cut amid pressure on retailers

Supermarkets will cut 2p off the price of a litre of petrol and diesel this weekend.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 11:06 am

Mortgage approvals by banks falls to lowest for three months

The number of home loans in February fell to the lowest figure since November, according to UK banks.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 9:04 am

Hermes parcels sorted in makeshift Northampton car park depot

Pallets included packages from major brands including Next, H&M, Panasonic and Groupon.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 8:54 am

Cycle courier wins holiday pay battle

An employment tribunal rules that a self-employed cycle courier for Excel was actually "a worker".

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 8:52 am

Zimbabwe's cash-strapped tobacco farms

Small-scale tobacco farmers in Zimbabwe have little to invest due to poor profit margins and a weak economy.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 7:34 am

Eurozone growth nears six-year high, survey data suggests

Growth in France and Germany help the bloc's economic recovery "surge higher", a survey says.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 6:54 am

UK film industry 'needs government support' after Brexit

Extra help is needed if the industry is to survive after Brexit, a senior figure in the sector warns.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 5:29 am

Red Nose Day challenge: 'I feel naked without my beard'

Jeremy Cook, chief economist at World First, agreed to have his beard shaved off for Comic Relief.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 5:19 am

Co-op Bank sale plan attracts suitors

The beleaguered bank says a number of "credible" parties have expressed interest in buying it.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 4:52 am

Deutsche Bank commits to new London office

Germany's biggest bank says the new office "underlines its commitment" to the City of London.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 4:49 am

Robots to affect up to 30% of UK jobs, says PwC

Manufacturing and retail jobs are most at risk from automation by the 2030s, a report says.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 3:56 am

Samsung Electronics chief says sorry for scandal

The firm apologises to shareholders its role in a corruption case and for the Galaxy Note 7 recall.

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 3:42 am

Why Apple's red iPhones are not 'Red' in China

Apple's Red iPhone is going on sale, but in China it is doing things a bit differently. Why?

Posted on: 24 March 2017 | 1:45 am

Call for 'decently paid' maternity leave

The TUC says UK mothers may get a reasonable amount of maternity leave but get a poorer deal on pay.

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 7:18 pm

Ads in your eye

How new technologies are transforming outdoor advertising.

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 7:13 pm

New broom

Theo Leggett examines what changes new owners Liberty Media might bring in to re-energise Formula 1.

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 7:07 pm

'We're looking for business deals outside Europe'

The director of a safety footwear company says the firm is focusing on new deals outside Europe.

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 7:05 pm

Kids and meditation - it's a business, of course

We find out why some parents in Asia are paying for meditation classes in the hope their kids will cope better at school and in life.

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 7:04 pm

Portsmouth and ex-Disney CEO Michael Eisner to hold exclusive takeover talks

Portsmouth and ex-Walt Disney CEO Michael Eisner are to enter into exclusive talks about a potential takeover.

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 11:50 am

RBS and NatWest to shed 158 branches and more than 400 jobs

Rising popularity of online banking prompts the decision to ditch 17% of RBS and 13% of NatWest branches.

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 11:03 am

What Next for shops?

Next - like its rivals - is battling many problems - unlike them it has spelt them out in full.

Posted on: 23 March 2017 | 8:21 am