The death and rebirth of Y264 TKP

There's no such thing as the scrapheap

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 4:02 pm

VIDEO: Falkland Islands oil sparks dispute

Argentina has started legal proceedings against three British and two US companies for drilling oil near the Falkland Islands.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 3:00 pm

VW boss to stay despite divisions

The chief executive of Volkswagen, Martin Winterkorn, wins the backing of the company's top bosses, following a clash with the chairman.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 12:34 pm

Greece default fears depress FTSE

London's leading shares fell by nearly 1% on Friday amid fears of a possible Greek default.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 11:16 am

Labour vow to end unpaid internships

Ed Miliband promised to put an end to long-term unpaid internships if he wins the election, by banning placements that last for more than four weeks.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 11:11 am

VIDEO: Revitalising India's 'Gandhi cloth'

Introduced to India in the 1920s and worn by Mahatma Gandhi, the woven fabric khadi is making a comeback.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 10:43 am

Computer failure cancels debt issue

Government officials have been forced to postpone a debt issue, after a computer failure at the City information firm Bloomberg.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 10:34 am

Argentina acts over Falklands oil

Argentina begins legal proceedings against three British and two US companies for drilling oil near the Falkland Islands.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 9:32 am

VIDEO: Ethiopia's gluten-free 'superfood'

A rise in the popularity around the world of teff, Ethiopia's gluten-free 'superfood', requires careful management, says the country's government.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 7:50 am

VIDEO: Zambia's disgruntled maize farmers

Despite a bumper harvest, Zambia's maize farmers are unhappy about subsidies, prices and profit.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 7:45 am

Record £6bn order for Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce receives its largest order to date, worth £6.1bn ($9.2bn), to supply engines for Emirates airline A380 planes.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 6:00 am

Jobless total lowest since July 2008

UK unemployment has fallen to its lowest rate since July 2008, official figures have shown.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 5:58 am

VIDEO: Sole-d: Why Northampton shoes are big in Japan

Around a third of all shoes made in the UK end up in Japan.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 4:10 am

IMF praises UK economic strategy

The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, endorses the UK coalition government's economic strategy, during a meeting in Washington.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 3:11 am

VIDEO: Antigua PM on cricket's economic boon

Prime Minister of Antigua Gaston Browne tells BBC Sport's Joe Wilson the first Test Match between West Indies and England is of ''significant'' benefit to Antigua's economy.

Posted by on 17 April 2015 | 3:07 am

VIDEO: Affordable art fever grips Asia

Few art lovers can afford big name art works - but Asia is increasingly discovering the world of the affordable art fair as a way to find that special piece.

Posted by on 16 April 2015 | 10:16 pm

VIDEO: World Bank head pledges AIIB support

The head of the World Bank, Jim Yong Kim, says he will work with China's new Asian Infrastructure Bank to help fight poverty.

Posted by on 16 April 2015 | 10:06 pm

Sagging Barbie sales cost Mattel

Struggling US toymaker Mattel saw its sales drop for a sixth consecutive quarter as the appeal of its iconic Barbie doll continues to wane.

Posted by on 16 April 2015 | 8:43 pm

Why use negative interest rates?

Why are some borrowers being paid for it?

Posted by on 16 April 2015 | 7:56 pm

How close is Greece to Grexit?

How close is Greece to leaving the euro?

Posted by on 16 April 2015 | 7:40 pm

Beyond the first law of computing

Will Moore's Law last another 50 years?

Posted by on 16 April 2015 | 6:58 pm

Could a ‘miracle tree’ help end malnutrition

Could the moringa help eradicate malnutrition in Zambia?

Posted by on 16 April 2015 | 6:08 pm

The start-ups that want your electronic junk

The start-ups that want your electronic junk

Posted by on 16 April 2015 | 6:05 pm

AA: Drivers' pockets being plundered

The AA has accused fuel retailers of "plundering drivers' pockets" by putting up the price of petrol and diesel disproportionately.

Posted by on 16 April 2015 | 6:03 pm

Germany warns Greece over credit

Greece would struggle to find creditors outside of the EU and IMF, German finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble says.

Posted by on 16 April 2015 | 3:37 pm