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US economy adds 151,000 jobs in January

Friday, 05 February 2016

The US economy added 151,000 jobs in January, helping to push the country's unemployment rate down to 4.9%, official figures show.

'No UK crimes' by flash crash trader

Friday, 05 February 2016

Navinder Sarao, the "flash crash" trader, should not be extradited to the United States because the offences he is accused of were not crimes in the UK, his lawyers said.

HSBC pays $470m for mortgage misconduct

Friday, 05 February 2016

HSBC reaches a settlement with the US government over dubious lending and foreclosure practices that contributed to the financial crisis.

Oil price fall 'good for UK economy'

Friday, 05 February 2016

The fall in oil prices has been a "net good" for the economy, Bank of England deputy governor Ben Broadbent tells the BBC.

VW delays publishing its results

Friday, 05 February 2016

Volkswagen says it will not release its results nor hold its shareholders' meeting on time, as it needs more time to work out its accounts as a result of last year's emissions crisis.

BG Group profit up ahead of takeover

Friday, 05 February 2016

Oil and gas firm BG Group, whose takeover by Royal Dutch Shell is almost complete, reports a rise in its in final full-year earnings.

Age UK faces new criticism on insurance

Friday, 05 February 2016

The charity Age UK is facing further criticism - this time for selling insurance deals that may not be the best value for money.

Wall Street tumbles on jobs data

Friday, 05 February 2016

US stocks fall after lower-than-expected jobs figures signalled a potential softening in the US economy.

Toyota profit up 5% on US demand

Friday, 05 February 2016

The world's biggest carmaker, Toyota, reports a 4.7% year-on-year rise in net income for the December quarter, due in part to stronger sales in the US.

FTSE 100 follows Wall Street lower

Friday, 05 February 2016

London's leading shares lost ground in afternoon trading on Friday, following Wall Street lower after disappointing US jobs figures.

ArcelorMittal slumps to $8bn loss

Friday, 05 February 2016

ArcelorMittal slumps to an annual loss of almost $8bn (£5.4bn) as the world's biggest steelmaker is hit by plunging commodity prices.

Obama proposes $10 a barrel oil tax

Thursday, 04 February 2016

President Obama plans a tax of $10 (£6.85) on every barrel of oil from US producers to help fund green transportation projects.

Lord King joins Aston Villa board

Thursday, 04 February 2016

Former Governor of the Bank of England Lord King joins the board of directors at Premier League strugglers Aston Villa.

GPS error caused 'havoc' for companies

Thursday, 04 February 2016

Several companies were hit by hours of system warnings after 15 GPS satellites broadcast the wrong time, according to time-monitoring company Chronos.

VIDEO: Super Bowl 50: In numbers

Friday, 05 February 2016

Super Bowl 50, American football's showstopper takes place this weekend between the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos. The BBC takes a look at the numbers.

VIDEO: How will young find jobs in future?

Friday, 05 February 2016

Colm O'Regan looks at geo-demographics and the future of work.

VIDEO: New SA train on track for growth

Friday, 05 February 2016

How an urban train network is expanding in the South African city of Johannesburg.

VIDEO: China's new year helps abalone sales

Friday, 05 February 2016

Abalones, or marine snails, are a much sought-after delicacy in Asia with demanding peaking around the Chinese new year - and many are sourced from South Africa.

VIDEO: Red tape strangles trade in DR Congo

Friday, 05 February 2016

Companies in the Democratic Republic of Congo are getting angry about bureaucracy.

VIDEO: Chinese New Year preparations

Friday, 05 February 2016

What will Chinese people be stocking up on for the start of the new year?

VIDEO: KAEC: Saudi's $100bn construction project

Friday, 05 February 2016

Will one of the world's largest construction projects taking place in Saudi Arabia be a success?

VIDEO: Oil prices: A pipeline in history

Thursday, 04 February 2016

Follow our pipeline from the 1860s, the birth of the modern oil industry, to see the ups and downs that oil prices have undergone.

Calls to legalise betting in India

Friday, 05 February 2016

The clamour to legalise sports betting in India

How social media is transforming the fashion industry

Friday, 05 February 2016

How social media is transforming the fashion industry

Carnival cancelled in budget cuts

Friday, 05 February 2016

The Brazilian cities that can't afford to party

Are economics degrees fit for purpose?

Friday, 05 February 2016

Are economics degrees fit for purpose?

What do trade agreements do?

Thursday, 04 February 2016

How trade agreements work

Making decent burials affordable

Thursday, 04 February 2016

Zimbabwe's growing market for coffins

Cow poo powers up to 6,000 homes

Thursday, 04 February 2016

The dairy farm turning manure into methane.

Tourist industry jitters over Zika

Wednesday, 03 February 2016

Tourist industry jitters over Zika virus

Study in English in Denmark or China

Wednesday, 03 February 2016

The universities around the world offering courses in English

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