12/12/2014 11:36 PM
FTSE down as energy shares fall
(BBC News) Falling oil prices and disappointing economic data from China combine to push the FTSE 100 down sharply.
12/12/2014 11:27 PM
Oil price falls on energy forecast
(BBC News) The price of Brent crude falls on a report from the International Energy Agency which forecasts weaker demand in 2015.
12/12/2014 11:02 PM
Yodel to clear backlog over weekend
(BBC News) Courier firm Yodel apologises to customers for delays to its parcel deliveries and says it hopes to resume normal service by Monday
12/12/2014 10:17 PM
Fall in UK construction output
(BBC News) Output in the UK construction industry suffered a sharp fall in October, official figures have shown.
12/12/2014 9:39 PM
Historic Apple 1 sold at auction
(BBC News) A fully operational Apple 1 computer has been sold at auction for $365,000 (Â£230,000), well below the estimate.
12/12/2014 9:38 PM
Water bills to fall 'by 5%' by 2020
(BBC News) Water bills for England and Wales will fall by an average of 5% - not including inflation - by 2020, the regulator Ofwat rules.
12/12/2014 9:27 PM
Italy strikes over labour reforms
(BBC News) Thousands of workers take to the streets of Italy to protest against Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's controversial planned labour reforms.
12/12/2014 8:55 PM
Asia trades mixed on China data
(BBC News) Asian markets experience mixed fortunes after two contrasting pieces of economic data emerge from China.
12/12/2014 6:55 PM
VIDEO: Is Yodel failing to deliver this Christmas?
(BBC News) The courier firm, Yodel, has stopped collecting parcels from retailers as it struggles to deliver the huge jump in online orders following the so-called Black Friday sales.
12/12/2014 6:40 PM
Two Qantas execs depart in reshuffle
(News.com.au) QANTAS CEO Alan Joyce has replaced the heads of the company's international and domestic businesses in an executive reshuffle.
12/12/2014 4:41 PM
Oil dips lift Z Energy, Air NZ stocks
(News.com.au) THE NZX 50 Index has closed 0.2 per cent higher, boosted by lower oil price-induced gains by Air New Zealand and Z Energy.