CEO Secrets: Reddit boss shares three tips for success

Steve Huffman, co-founder and chief executive of Reddit, offers the business advice he wishes he had been given before he started out, for the BBC News series CEO Secrets.

Posted by on 30 July 2016 | 6:39 pm

BHS: Philip Green attacks 'kangaroo court' inquiry

Former BHS owner Sir Philip Green accuses the co-chairman of a parliamentary inquiry into the collapse of the firm of overseeing a "kangaroo court".

Posted by on 30 July 2016 | 6:06 pm

May had objections to Hinkley Point, says Cable

Theresa May had "objections" to a new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point during the days of the coalition, says the then Business Secretary Sir Vince Cable.

Posted by on 30 July 2016 | 7:58 am

RBS performs poorly in stress tests

Tests to see how the biggest European banks would cope with a major economic crisis find that RBS Group would perform comparatively poorly.

Posted by on 30 July 2016 | 7:18 am

Under scrutiny

The media more often focuses on what women wear and their family status, but does that hurt the public's perception of their leadership?

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 4:01 pm

Weekend tax credit and tax payment deadlines alert

Thousands of people face a deadline of the end of Sunday to renew tax credits and pay tax owed, or face losing payments or being hit with penalties.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 4:00 pm

Stressed out

The results of European bank "stress tests" have been announced, with the aim of establishing how well the banks could cope with a new financial shock.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 3:38 pm

Hinkley Point

Has the amount that bill payers would have to pay for the new Hinkley Point C risen sharply?

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 11:35 am

SABMiller recommends revised AB InBev takeover offer

Brewing giant SABMiller recommends that shareholders should accept the revised takeover offer from rival AB InBev.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 11:30 am

FTSE 100 rebounds to close day ahead

After spending much of the day behind, the London market scrapes into positive territory to close just three points ahead.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 11:26 am

US GDP growth misses forecasts despite spending surge

The US economy grew at an annual pace of 1.2% in the second quarter, far below expectations of 2.6%, but consumer spending rose at its fastest pace since 2014

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 10:02 am

Driving a Crossrail train

The BBC's Transport correspondent Richard Westcott gets to drive one of London's new Crossrail trains.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 9:07 am

Anglo Irish Bank: Former executives jailed over fraud

Three former bank executives in the Republic of Ireland are jailed for their part in a 7.2bn euro (£6bn) conspiracy.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 8:08 am

Kenya's flourishing camel milk industry

Despite the country's drought, some Kenyans are turning camel milk into a viable commercial business.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 7:22 am

Eurozone GDP growth halves as French economy stalls

Eurozone GDP growth slowed to 0.3% in the second quarter of the year as the bloc's second-largest economy, France, stagnated.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 5:41 am

Hinkley Point

Hinkley Point: What is it and why is it important?

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 5:37 am

Amazon boss Bezos becomes world's third richest

Strong earnings from Amazon and a boost to the company's stock make its founder, Jeff Bezos, the world's third richest person, according to Forbes.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 5:08 am

Foxtons estate agency profits tumble amid Brexit vote

High-profile London estate agency Foxtons has announced a 42% fall in profits, blaming uncertainty around the EU referendum for the fall.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 4:52 am

Living with Sierra Leone mine closures

After two of the country's largest mines were forced to close, the people of Sierra Leone have struggled to survive.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 4:14 am

Barclays adds £400m to PPI payments as profits fall

Barclays sets aside an additional £400m to compensate customers mis-sold PPI as profits during the first half of the year fall 21%.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 3:25 am

‘The case hasn’t changed’ for Hinkley

Malcolm Grimston gives his analysis of the long term case for Hinkley Point

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 3:25 am

BA owner IAG's profits hit by weak pound

Airline group IAG, the owner of British Airways and Iberia, says currency movements cost it €148m in the latest quarter of trading, mainly due to the weak pound.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 3:17 am

Yen jumps against dollar as Japan keeps rates on hold

The Japanese yen jumped more than 2% against the US dollar after the Bank of Japan keeps rates on hold.

Posted by on 29 July 2016 | 3:12 am

Google parent Alphabet sees strong profits rise

Quarterly revenue at Google's parent company Alphabet rises 21.3% after strong mobile advertising sales.

Posted by on 28 July 2016 | 8:34 pm

Indonesia human rights lawyer speaks up

Indonesian Todung Mulya Lubis explains how he became a human rights lawyer.

Posted by on 28 July 2016 | 7:24 pm