BBC News - Business

BBC News - Business

The company's share price has soared, helping to boost the personal wealth of its chief executive.
Posted: August 11, 2020, 2:57 am
Julie Morris explains what it is like to be job hunting in your late fifties during coronavirus.
Posted: August 10, 2020, 11:02 pm
The government's furlough scheme has stopped unemployment surging, but that may be changing.
Posted: August 10, 2020, 11:01 pm
Sales grew again in July, but some retailers are 'hanging by a thread', the industry body says.
Posted: August 10, 2020, 11:01 pm
The Treasury has set aside £500m to cover the cost of the scheme for restaurants, bars and cafes.
Posted: August 10, 2020, 9:05 pm
People are turning to artificial office noise to help them while working from home during lockdown.
Posted: August 10, 2020, 3:56 pm
The fast food giant is suing Steve Easterbrook, claiming he had relationships with four staff.
Posted: August 10, 2020, 3:54 pm
The arrests of Jimmy Lai and other prominent pro-democracy activists raise fears of a broad crackdown.
Posted: August 10, 2020, 2:21 pm
Toshiba has sold its remaining shares in its former personal computing division.
Posted: August 10, 2020, 11:33 am
Research suggests a third of UK organisations plan job cuts, a 50% increase on three months ago.
Posted: August 10, 2020, 9:46 am
The messaging platform has approached under-fire TikTok about a possible deal, according to reports.
Posted: August 10, 2020, 4:00 am
Why has the number of self-employed people started to fall?
Posted: August 9, 2020, 11:01 pm
When Tata Harper was setting up her US cosmetics brand, she was told it would never work.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 11:01 pm
World leaders promise an aid package after the huge Beirut blast, as clashes again erupt in the city.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 7:45 pm
The sandwich chain has asked staff to work 20% fewer contracted hours due to the pandemic.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 3:29 pm
A Freedom of Information request shows a rapid rise in firms in June saying they were cutting staff.
Posted: August 9, 2020, 1:12 pm
The coronavirus pandemic is forcing the fishing industry to diversify to stay in business.
Posted: August 8, 2020, 11:26 pm
A campaign to support businesses run by black people has had an "extraordinary effect" on sales.
Posted: August 8, 2020, 11:09 pm
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