The latest stories from the Business section of the BBC News web site.
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More than 2,400 former Lehman Brothers bankers will have their pensions paid in full following a six-year legal battle.
The handset maker HTC has unveiled a new smartphone that runs a Windows Phone operating system - the first in more than two years.
Bulgaria suspends work on the Russia-led South Stream project, a pipeline stretching across the Black Sea to southern and central Europe.
EU sanctions prompt Russia to turn to Swiss cheese makers
The annual rate of UK inflation rate falls more than expected in July to 1.6% as the cost of clothing, footwear, food and non-alcoholic drinks eases during the month.
Google's driverless cars are programmed to occasionally exceed speed limits by up to 10mph, says the project's lead engineer.
Russia sees some food price rises as a ban on imported Western products starts to take effect.
A former senior trader at Rabobank has pleaded guilty to interest rate rigging in the US.
BHP Billiton plans to spin-off some of its assets into a new $14bn (£8.4bn) metals and mining company in order to simplify its operations.
Three Jersey-registered companies are named in the fallout over stricken Portuguese lender Banco Espirito Santo.
Cost, complications and computer code clashes have afflicted firms that have migrated away from the ageing Windows XP operating system.
One man's quest to bring artisan beer to the island of Mauritius.
Oscar Olsen, the "beer hunter", says he wants to start a beer revolution across Africa.
Norway's Statoil partners with Russian state energy giant Rosneft to search for oil in the Arctic, despite Western sanctions against Moscow.
The Home Office is told to pay £224m to a major US corporation it sacked for failing to deliver a controversial secure borders programme.
The EU announces emergency funding of 125m euros (£100m) for fruit and vegetable growers hit by Russian sanctions targeting Western food.
A takeover battle involving US dollar stores becomes a three-way fight after Dollar General unveils a $9.7bn bid for a rival chain.
Facebook is testing a new feature that warns users of satirical content posted from sites like the Onion.
Carmaker Mercedes-Benz is found guilty of manipulating the price of spare parts following an investigation by the authorities in China.
Monarch Airlines may cut as many as 1,000 jobs as part of a major strategic review that aims to cuts costs and may lead to the end of long haul flights.