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Bitcoin futures trading begins on Cboe exchange in Chicago

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:49:43 GMT

Trading in futures contracts is a step towards legitimising the digital currency, its supporters say.

Qatar buys 24 Eurofighter Typhoon jets in £6bn deal

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 18:17:59 GMT

The move will help safeguard thousands of jobs at BAE Systems, mainly at Warton in Lancashire.

German spy agency warns of Chinese LinkedIn espionage

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 22:55:54 GMT

Germany's spy agency says China is using the site to gather information on politicians.

Apple 'to buy Shazam for $400m'

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 10:07:41 GMT

The music recognition app already makes most of its money by referring music buyers to Apple's iTunes.

Brexit: David Davis wants 'Canada plus plus plus' trade deal

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 19:11:38 GMT

The Brexit secretary says he wants a tariff-free trade deal, as Labour suggests paying for market access.

Is Trump the WTO's biggest threat?

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 21:34:21 GMT

As the World Trade Organization meets in Argentina, is the US President undermining its existence?

Uber settles defamation lawsuit filed by Indian rape victim

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 10:11:37 GMT

A woman raped by a driver in Delhi says executives got her medical records after doubting her story.

Spotify and Tencent Music buy stake in each other

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:27:58 GMT

Two of the world's most popular online music streaming services are buying shares in one another.

US jobs growth stronger than expected

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:07:25 GMT

A rebound after the disruption caused by hurricanes boosted US employment last month.

Brexit: Business calls for more clarity over deal

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 10:48:27 GMT

Despite news of a "breakthrough" deal, companies want certainty about EU citizens living in the UK.

Bitcoin's rollercoaster ride after hitting $17,000

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:00:11 GMT

Trading in the digital currency remains volatile after hitting a new record high on Friday.

EU agrees biggest free trade deal with Japan

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:35:18 GMT

The agreement is a challenge to the protectionism championed by US President Donald Trump.

Lego wins first copyright case against China copies

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 08:37:06 GMT

Toymaker Lego has won a landmark case in China against two companies that manufactured copies.

Japan's economy in longest growth streak since 1994

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 07:27:49 GMT

Growth was driven by rising exports and increased investment by Japanese companies.

Three football clubs 'shamed' for underpaying staff

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:22:49 GMT

Three Scottish teams are among 28 employers who failed to pay staff the minimum wage.

UK manufacturing expands for sixth month

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:10:28 GMT

The sector is set for "strong growth" in the longer term, the Office for National Statistics says.

US trade agency rules against Canada in lumber dispute

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 19:47:26 GMT

The US International Trade Commission rules Canadian softwood hurts the American lumber industry.

BBC World News business headlines

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 17:03:02 GMT

The latest international business headlines from BBC World News.

Stefano Tresca: 'Fight your battles on a single front'

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:22:39 GMT

CEO Secrets: Tech start-ups should concentrate on their core business and fight on one front at a time, says Stefano Tresca 'I want to be like Bill Gates'

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:28:05 GMT

Why, the award-winning musician and front-man for the Black Eyed Peas is collaborating with coders.

How the Model T Ford became a million dollar idea

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:39:43 GMT

The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the Model T Ford became a million dollar idea.

Ghana's 'brand-building' ideas guru

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 12:32:47 GMT

Sound and fashion artist Steloolive works with brands to increase their profile.

Drought in Cape Town hits local economy

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:11:45 GMT

A severe drought in Cape Town, South Africa, is having a big impact on the local economy.

The Danish supermarket chain selling 'surplus food'

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 00:09:53 GMT

A small chain of supermarkets in Denmark is selling what it calls "surplus food", products which have passed the "best before" date or have not quite met manufacturer's rules.

How Narcos boosted a language app

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 00:30:49 GMT

Language learning app Babbel got some great publicity when the makers of hit Spanish language TV show Narcos suggested a tie-up.

Bitcoin: 'I'm part of a crazy wave'

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:05:54 GMT

Three people share their experiences of buying Bitcoin.

Abu Dhabi authorities revealed as buyers of $450m 'Leonardo painting'

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:20:23 GMT

Its Department of Culture and Tourism is revealed as the buyer of the record-breaking painting.

3am epiphany

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:19:19 GMT

Kristina Karlsson set up her stationary business following a eureka moment, and it has since gone global.

A political Fed

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 20:30:18 GMT

As Jerome Powell prepares to take over the Federal Reserve, is the era of central bank independence ending?

Paint and sip

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 00:30:22 GMT

Learning to paint while enjoying a drink has become a popular pastime - but can you improve under the influence?

Financial secrets

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 21:49:22 GMT

A "revolution" in our financial lives will begin next month, but what is it and how will it work?

Chat and pay

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:45:44 GMT

People are paying friends, family and firms through their social media apps.

Crypto currency

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:06:41 GMT

The Bitcoin bull run has been welcomed by many but regulators are still trying to understand it.

Declining thread

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 00:28:32 GMT

It is in the finest carpets, it is in Harris Tweed, and now you'll even find it in top-of-the-range beds; but at £1 a kilo, UK wool hasn't been this cheap in seven years.


Wed, 06 Dec 2017 00:33:26 GMT

Babbel, one of the world's most popular language learning websites, was set up by friends after one of them wanted to learn Spanish.

Look at me

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 00:37:29 GMT

Live streaming in Asia has boomed thanks to a massive youth market who spend big through mobile apps.

Fed heads

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 00:08:19 GMT

At every key moment in US economic history, the chair of the Federal Reserve has set the pace.

Unwrapping the past

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 11:59:25 GMT

An intact mummy, excavated a century ago, is the first to be scanned by an advanced X-ray system.

Dangerous milk

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 00:13:03 GMT

The tech tackling fake baby formula, dodgy drugs, conflict diamonds and fishy fish.

Saving mums

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 00:22:07 GMT

Putting Pakistan's missing female doctors and midwives to work to save lives.

Plastic fantastic

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 00:21:05 GMT

The growth of easily available credit profoundly altered our attitude to money.

Healthy dragon

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 00:30:29 GMT

Tej Lalvani heads up his family vitamins firm but says luck "wasn't handed to him on a plate"

Renting in retirement

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 01:44:41 GMT

Within 15 years, retirees who are renting may have to pay up to 42% of their income, according to a new study

Cheesy idea

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 21:57:59 GMT

Food businesses serving up cheesy dishes are thriving, but is the trend bad for our health?

Coping methods

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 17:15:23 GMT

What do US central bankers do during a financial crisis?

Powering up

Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:01:18 GMT

They won't give you superhuman strength, but exoskeletons are making physical tasks easier.