VIDEO: Building Ghana's bamboo bikes
02 Oct 2015 4:46:49
The BBC's Suzanne Vanhooymissen talks to some bamboo bike builders in the Ghanaian city of Kumasi.
Air France 'to shed 2,900 jobs'
02 Oct 2015 4:23:14
Air France is reportedly cutting 2,900 jobs after talks with pilot unions were unsuccessful.
Additive promises crash-safe fuel
02 Oct 2015 3:04:24
Chemical engineers develop an additive for jet fuel that could prevent explosions without compromising engine function.
UN battle looms over climate costs
02 Oct 2015 2:58:10
Divisions between rich and poor countries re-emerge as nations submit their plans for tackling climate change to the UN.
SSI steel firm goes into liquidation
02 Oct 2015 2:44:41
SSI UK, owners of the mothballed Redcar steelworks where 1,700 jobs are at stake, goes into liquidation
US September jobs figures disappoint
02 Oct 2015 2:38:19
The US economy added 142,000 jobs in September - far lower than the 203,000 predicted by economists.
VIDEO: Ireland's unexpected exports
02 Oct 2015 1:54:47
Comedian Colm O'Regan explores the lucrative worlds of data and stud farming.
VIDEO: Disney brings Broadway to India
02 Oct 2015 1:23:10
Movie-rich India is preparing to welcome the art of musical theatre.
Amazon bars Apple and Google TV devices
02 Oct 2015 0:49:48
Amazon bars the sale of Apple and Google video-streaming devices
VW scandal: France opens inquiry
02 Oct 2015 0:32:59
France has launched an inquiry into Volkswagen over the rigging of emission tests.
Google's driverless car is so boring
02 Oct 2015 0:26:23
Dave Lee takes a ride in Google's driverless car but is less than impressed with the experience.
Redcar steel workers granted aid
02 Oct 2015 9:58:14
The government announces a financial package of "up to £80m" to support SSI workers on Teesside.
Dartmoor ponies painted 'to cut deaths'
02 Oct 2015 9:42:02
Ponies on Dartmoor are to have reflective paint put on them in a scheme that aims to cut the number being killed by vehicles.
Uber: Cab plan against public interest
02 Oct 2015 8:39:04
Uber says that Transport for London's proposals to regulate the minicab business are 'against the public interest'.
VIDEO: Bank charges 'need traffic light labels'
02 Oct 2015 8:25:54
Tesco Bank is proposing a "traffic light" system of red, orange and green labels to warn people how much their current accounts are costing them.
Banks boost FTSE in early trading
02 Oct 2015 7:40:00
Shares in London start with healthy gains, helped by a rise in banking shares.
FCA mulls deadline for PPI complaints
02 Oct 2015 6:42:31
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is considering a deadline for claims over mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI).
VIDEO: St Albans sinkhole 'caused by brickworks'
02 Oct 2015 6:18:51
The British Geological Survey says a large sinkhole which opened in St Albans, Herts, may be linked to an old brickworks which used to be on the site.
5p plastic bags: All you need to know
02 Oct 2015 2:13:41
On 5 October supermarkets in England will start charging 5p for using plastic bags. Here's a breakdown of everything you need to know about the price hike.
VIDEO: Asia's growth over the last 15 years
02 Oct 2015 2:04:22
To mark the 15th birthday of the BBC's Asia Business Report, here are some of the big changes in the region over that time.
Japanese shares lower on mixed data
02 Oct 2015 0:51:12
Japanese shares head lower after a series of mixed economic data did little to boost investors' confidence in the world's third largest economy.
Is there life on Mars?
01 Oct 2015 3:53:54
Evidence is growing that there might have been some once
Warnings over UK bank account review
01 Oct 2015 3:52:24
Consumer group Which? and Tesco Bank issue recommendations ahead of a review in to UK current accounts.
Brazil's farmers wake up to their coffee
01 Oct 2015 3:35:35
How Brazilian farmers are doubling the value of their coffee
'Pay by smart watch? That'll do nicely'
01 Oct 2015 3:31:48
How new digital payments tech is helping small firms