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Air France-KLM warns on profits

Tue, 2014-07-08 05:53
Franco-Dutch airline group Air France-KLM shares fall over 5% on Tuesday after it issues a profit warning.

China firm to sue Transformers film

Tue, 2014-07-08 05:26
A Chinese company says it will sue the producers of the latest Transformers film for breach of contract, according to state media.

M&S’s never-ending rebuild

Tue, 2014-07-08 04:35
Investors' patience is being tested by its online re-launch.

How Gandhi became George Osborne's hero

Tue, 2014-07-08 02:54
Can Britain's new memorial to Gandhi usher in a new era?

Carrefour to exit India business

Tue, 2014-07-08 00:14
Carrefour, one the world's largest retail chains, is shutting its India business less than four years after it opened its first store in the country.

VIDEO: Samsung faces smartphone challenge

Mon, 2014-07-07 21:26
As Samsung forecasts a 25% drop in profit, the BBC's Puneet Pal Singh looks at the challenges facing the company.

Samsung forecasts 25% drop in profit

Mon, 2014-07-07 21:09
Samsung Electronics forecasts a 25% drop in profit for the April-to-June quarter due to a slowdown in the smartphone market and a strong Korean currency.

The tough task of reviving India's decaying railways

Mon, 2014-07-07 19:50
Why India's railways need to modernise

India budget: What can we expect?

Mon, 2014-07-07 19:27
Will India's first budget from new PM set sparks flying?

South African education goes digital

Mon, 2014-07-07 19:16
Digital technologies, such as tablets, e-learning programs and social networking, are helping to meet Africa's chronic education challenges.

The race to create a fitness app

Mon, 2014-07-07 19:06
Mette Lykke and her two co-founders gave up prestigious jobs at McKinsey to go it alone and set up fitness app Endomondo. She explains how and why she did it.

UK airports give charged gadget advice

Mon, 2014-07-07 18:27
Heathrow and Manchester airports tell travellers to the US they must charge any electronic devices carried as hand luggage ahead of checks.

Eurostar cancels Tunnel trains

Mon, 2014-07-07 16:45
Eurostar passengers face further cancellations on Tuesday after a train broke down in the Channel Tunnel.

Eurotunnel power fault stops train

Mon, 2014-07-07 16:10
A Eurotunnel train stops in the Channel Tunnel because of a power fault, leaving hundreds of passengers needing to be evacuated from the train and causing lengthy delays.

Uber in fare war with NYC taxis

Mon, 2014-07-07 15:17
Mobile car hire service Uber temporarily cuts the price of its cheapest service, UberX, to match that of New York City's yellow taxis, following similar moves in San Francisco and Boston.

Vauxhall announces 550 new jobs

Mon, 2014-07-07 15:02
Car manufacturer Vauxhall announces the creation of 550 new jobs at two factories.

VIDEO: The race to build Endomondo

Mon, 2014-07-07 13:42
Endomondo chief executive Mette Lykke explains how she has turned the firm into a profitable business in seven years.

Osborne and Hague start India visit

Mon, 2014-07-07 12:58
Britain's Chancellor George Osborne and Foreign Secretary William Hague begin a two-day trip to India looking to open up opportunities for UK firms.

US 'to work with Germany' on spy row

Mon, 2014-07-07 12:56
The White House vows to work with Germany to resolve the row over a German reportedly arrested for being a US spy.

No Haigh arrest dossier, says GFH

Mon, 2014-07-07 09:37
GFH Capital denies the existence of a dossier of allegations supposedly compiled by former Leeds United managing director David Haigh, who is being held in Dubai on fraud charges.