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Elliott Management: The hedge fund not afraid of a fight

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 06:58:24 GMT

Paul Singer's Elliott Management, famous for its pursuit of Argentine debt, is calling for shake-ups at several companies.

Saudi Arabia's King Salman reverses public sector pay cuts

Sun, 23 Apr 2017 06:39:53 GMT

In a raft of decrees, King Salman fires his civil service minister and makes his son US ambassador.

Exxon Mobil denied permission to resume Russian oil work

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 20:47:11 GMT

Donald Trump says US oil firms, including Exxon Mobil, cannot resume drilling in Russia.

United Airlines to tie executive pay to customer satisfaction

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:29:14 GMT

Boss Oscar Munoz will no longer become company chairman after the passenger ejection incident.

American Airlines suspends employee after clash over pram

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 21:12:30 GMT

An American Airlines employee is removed from duty after the ugly exchange in San Francisco.

Tesla recalls 53,000 cars over brake issue

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 02:16:42 GMT

Some Model X and Model S vehicles are affected, but there have been no reports of accidents.

Trump launches investigation into steel dumping

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:41:27 GMT

Investigation is designed to stop countries from exporting artificially cheap steel to the US.

UK taxpayer gets back its Lloyds £20bn

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:01:52 GMT

The government has sold most of its 43.4% stake in the bailed-out Lloyds Banking Group.

UK extends Fox/Sky takeover inquiry

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:29:35 GMT

Election means competition regulators are given more time to investigate Fox's bid for Sky.

US discriminating against Chinese firms, says TCL boss

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:42:08 GMT

The boss of electronics firm TCL tells the BBC a takeover would have gone through if his company was European.

Sports Direct breaks into US market

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:32:02 GMT

The retailer buys two sporting and outdoor chains in an effort to gain a foothold in the US.

Borussia Dortmund bombs: 'Speculator' charged with bus attack

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:08:32 GMT

A 28-year-old allegedly attacked the bus, injuring one footballer, to earn from falling share prices.

Reckitt Benckiser says Mead Johnson takeover on track

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:06:09 GMT

Consumer goods giant says purchase of baby formula firm continues, as it reports flat quarterly sales.

Juicero: Juicing boss defends $400 machine

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:26:05 GMT

Juicero ridiculed after it emerges sachets of ingredients can be squeezed just as easily by hand.

Barbie out of fashion as Mattel slumps

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 22:30:59 GMT

Sales of Barbie have fallen sharply, adding to a worse-than-expected slump for the toy maker.

Nasdaq hits new high on tax cut hopes

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:46:41 GMT

Wall Street bounces back on Thursday, with the Nasdaq Composite hitting a new record high.

UK's online shoppers top global spending survey

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:05:25 GMT

UK households spent the equivalent of $5,900 (£4,611) using payment cards online in 2015.

GM says Venezuelan car plant is seized by government

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:46:00 GMT

The US car giant says it will 'take all legal actions' to defend its interests.

Premier League revenues soar but clubs still make a loss

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:05:23 GMT

Premier League clubs saw combined revenues hit a record £3.6bn in 2015-16 but did not make a profit.

BMW profits boosted by Intel map investment

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 12:56:17 GMT

The German car giant says the value of its stake in the Here map service rises by 183m euros.

Sky announces HBO co-production deal

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:36:07 GMT

UK media giant says it will produce 'high-end drama' and that the first projects are in development.

Unilever sales rise on higher prices

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:34:58 GMT

The Dutch company reports growth in the first quarter after fending off a takeover bid by a US rival.

BBC World News business headlines

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 17:04:28 GMT

The latest international business headlines from BBC World News.

Is Ghana's economy on the mend?

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:54:40 GMT

Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo says he is making significant economic progress after 100 days in power but critics are not so sure.

Zambia's DJ academy

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:46:55 GMT

The Zambian lawyer who opened up his own school for aspiring DJs.

Can China's electric cars kill off petrol?

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:13:26 GMT

How are three big carmakers going about cracking China, the world's biggest car market?

Jet-propelled sky taxi tested in Germany

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 17:00:51 GMT

Plane-maker Lilium hopes to launch a five-seater sky taxi service in the future.

Harley-Davidson: The 'emblematic' US company

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 17:02:49 GMT

Harley-Davidson is 'emblematic of what the [US] administration is after', says boss Matthew Levatich.

Germany's public wi-fi dilemma

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:28:52 GMT

Public wi-fi owners in Germany could be held liable for illegal downloads, but campaigners are trying to change the law.

A bite to eat with one of India's richest men

Mon, 17 Apr 2017 23:44:49 GMT

What does one of India's richest men eat for breakfast? Sameer Hashmi sits down with Niranjan Hiranandani to find out.

Borussia Dortmund bombs: Part of an elaborate scam?

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:10:46 GMT

Police now believe the attack on Borussia Dortmund was part of a plot straight out of a Bond film.

Celebrities warned over Instagram ads

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 06:02:32 GMT

It is the first time the US consumer regulator has intervened on the issue.

Brand Masha

Sat, 22 Apr 2017 23:27:22 GMT

Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova returns to action next week looking to boost her sponsor appeal.

Braced for Brexit

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 20:44:19 GMT

Whether you consume music digitally or collect vinyl records, Brexit has the potential to affect you.

Russia's secret

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:17:03 GMT

Stem subjects - science, technology, engineering, maths - have an image problem. But not in Russia.

Presidential challenge

Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:10:40 GMT

France may have a high standard of living but there are some persistent economic problems that will prove a challenge to whoever becomes the next president.

The hippo at work

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:31:05 GMT

The problem of "hippos" in the workplace - and why it is important that their decisions can be openly questioned.

Services matter

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 23:13:46 GMT

Services cannot be put on a boat and shipped, yet they way they are traded globally is increasingly important.

It's good to talk

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:00:53 GMT

An international study of young people's well-being shows the importance of parental involvement

Guardians of the home

Mon, 17 Apr 2017 23:15:19 GMT

Home security technology linked to smartphones is helping to keep people and property safe.

Facing the future

Sun, 16 Apr 2017 23:29:50 GMT

They may threaten the human workforce, but they are crucial to the modern economy.

Trade agenda

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 23:17:15 GMT

Trade was one of the dominant themes in Donald Trump's election campaign, but what are his priorities?

Double lives

Wed, 12 Apr 2017 23:33:04 GMT

The people pursuing more than one dream job.

Eggs-porting isn't easy

Tue, 11 Apr 2017 23:14:15 GMT

UK firms are rushing to take advantage of growing global demand for chocolate eggs.

Not so friendly skies

Tue, 11 Apr 2017 15:53:07 GMT

After a man is forcibly pulled off a flight, the US firm provides a prime example of what NOT to do.

Lyrics battle

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:44:31 GMT

Harvard wants to change the words of its university song to make it more inclusive.

The good stuff

Mon, 10 Apr 2017 23:19:56 GMT

Philanthropy tech is on the rise, from gaming with a conscience to video ads earning cash for charities.

Sparkling success

Sun, 09 Apr 2017 23:11:43 GMT

Karen Lynch was inspired to quit the corporate rat race and take over at bottled water firm Belu.

Fertile ground

Thu, 06 Apr 2017 22:58:18 GMT

The "femtech" market is booming, but are apps aimed at women effective and reliable?

Advertising fail

Thu, 06 Apr 2017 13:57:06 GMT

Pepsi's protest ad fell flat but the fizzy drinks maker isn't the only global brand to have got it really, really wrong.

Soviet saloon

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 23:04:36 GMT

A look at the growing classic car market and the popularity of collecting previously unheralded makes.

Trump's trade tactics

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 23:33:23 GMT

What's the problem with the US-China trade relationship - and what can Trump do about it?

Work it out

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 23:37:48 GMT

The news that millions of us are physically inactive has led some to ask if employers hold the answers.

Bed and breakfast?

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 23:20:27 GMT

How does a company go from succeeding in its home country to a global brand?

Ghetto city

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 23:16:43 GMT

How slums are offering low-tech smart solutions to common city problems.

Degrees of fear

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 10:57:22 GMT

Will a tougher line on immigration in the US mean deportation for many undocumented university students?

Cost of junk

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 12:52:58 GMT

The downgrading of South Africa's credit rating could have profound effects on the country's economy.

Clean sailing

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 23:00:18 GMT

Diesel-powered ferries are big polluters, so could electric engines be a cleaner option?

Swipe right

Sun, 02 Apr 2017 23:07:33 GMT

Saskia Nelson's knowledge of the online dating world led her to specialise in photos for dating profiles.

Tick tock

Sun, 02 Apr 2017 23:07:44 GMT

From sailing to smartphones, accurate timekeeping has been essential to the world's economy.

Black market

Sat, 01 Apr 2017 23:30:24 GMT

How a 119% tax on tea imports in the 1750s helped smuggling become a vital part of the UK economy.

Bogus boss scam

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 23:05:39 GMT

Incidents of fraudsters posing as the boss and demanding staff make payments is on the rise.