Greece talks 'ruled out' before vote

Eurozone chiefs rule out any further bailout talks with Greece until after the country's referendum on Sunday, despite a new approach from Athens.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 10:35 pm

VIDEO: Motorbikes aid Ramadan fast-breakers

This year for Muslims in Indonesia there's a new enterprise: mobilising motorcycle taxis for food delivery is giving people more options to break their fast.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 8:25 pm

Fracking 'could lower house prices'

Fracking could reduce house prices, increase traffic and noise and damage the landscape in rural communities, according to a draft official report.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 6:54 pm

Bank accounts 'top' target for fraud

Current accounts have become the number one target for financial fraudsters in the UK, according to data company Experian

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 6:01 pm

VIDEO: Things to make with 3D printer waste

A pair of young designers explain how they have developed a technique to make furniture from the waste product of 3D printing.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 6:01 pm

The little-known Canadian gridiron

The little-known Canadian version of American football

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 6:01 pm

'I would never vote to leave Europe'

Why Greece’s richest village is voting ‘yes’

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 6:01 pm

Why are we having another Budget?

What might lie ahead in next week's budget?

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 6:01 pm

US airlines investigated over prices

The Justice Department investigates if US airlines are colluding to keep ticket prices high.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 2:47 pm

Non-stick mayo jars being developed

Norwegian mayonnaise maker Orkla signs a deal to use a non-stick coating in its food products.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 12:43 pm

Gleneagles Hotel sold by Diageo

Gleneagles Hotel and golf resort has been sold by drinks company Diageo, which has owned it for 31 years.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 12:23 pm

VIDEO: Three seconds to explain Greek crisis?

The BBC's Robert Peston attempts to explain the Greek debt crisis as simply as possible.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 12:13 pm

FTSE 100 rallies on Greek deal hopes

Shares in London and across Europe rise sharply on reports that Greece will accept most of its creditors' bailout conditions.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 11:22 am

VIDEO: Marc Benioff: 'This is no tech bubble'

The Salesforce founder talks to Rory Cellan-Jones about innovation in the tech industry and plays down fears that firms have been overvalued.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 11:17 am

VIDEO: James Caan: 'Turning up on time is crucial'

Ex-Dragons' Den star James Caan says "soft skills" like timekeeping are as important to business as education.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 8:22 am

VIDEO: What is productivity anyway?

An instant guide to Britain's 'productivity puzzle'

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 7:52 am

UK outlook 'worsens' on Greece crisis

The outlook for the UK's financial stability has worsened in the light of events in Greece, Bank of England governor Mark Carney warns.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 7:42 am

VIDEO: 'London risks being bypassed'

In an interview with the BBC the chairman of the Airports Commission, Sir Howard Davies, talks about the commission's support for a third Heathrow Airport runway.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 7:09 am

Calls to 0800 now free on mobiles

Freephone numbers starting with 0800 or 0808 are now free to call from mobile phones as well as landlines.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 6:05 am

Report backs third Heathrow runway

The Airports Commission backs a third Heathrow runway, saying it will add £147bn in economic growth and 70,000 jobs by 2050.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 6:03 am

UK productivity remains subdued

UK productivity remains subdued despite some signs that things are improving, official figures show.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 5:14 am

Toyota exec quits after drug scandal

Toyota's managing officer Julie Hamp resigns from the company after she was arrested last month for allegedly bringing illegal drugs into Japan.

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 4:08 am

VIDEO: Third runway 'not going to happen'

Mayor of London Boris Johnson says a proposal supported by the independent Airport Commission for a third runway at Heathrow "not going to happen".

Posted by on 1 July 2015 | 2:29 am

Smart meter scheme loses chairman

The organisation tasked with promoting the rollout of smart meters has lost its chairman just weeks after she spoke out over how the government-led programme was being run.

Posted by on 30 June 2015 | 7:28 pm

A tale of three Murdochs

Three Murdochs - all with something to prove

Posted by on 30 June 2015 | 6:02 pm