BBC Business News

BBC Business News
BBC News - Business
Updated: 1 hour 45 min ago

Firefighters will not strike after accepting new pay offer

Mon, 03/06/2023 - 16:10
Fire Brigades Union members vote to accept backdated 7% pay rise, with a further 5% increase in July.
Categories: Business

TransPennine Express and Avanti West Coast criticised by leaders

Mon, 03/06/2023 - 16:06
Political leaders are meeting in Newcastle to discuss ongoing issues with trains in the North.
Categories: Business

CBI boss Tony Danker steps aside after misconduct allegations

Mon, 03/06/2023 - 12:46
Tony Danker said he was "mortified" to hear that he had caused "offence or anxiety to any colleague".
Categories: Business

Talks to avoid more rail strikes on brink of failure

Mon, 03/06/2023 - 12:18
Union members and rail bosses are negotiating ahead of more strikes on Thursday.
Categories: Business

Starbucks to open 100 new UK stores this year

Mon, 03/06/2023 - 10:57
The coffee giant's expansion comes after a big jump in UK sales in 2022.
Categories: Business

Foxconn: iPhone maker sees revenue slump as demand weakens

Mon, 03/06/2023 - 03:59
Foxconn said its sales fell by more than 11% in February, compared to the same month in 2022.
Categories: Business

Cost of living: 'I skip university lectures to do paid work instead'

Mon, 03/06/2023 - 00:12
Heidi is one of many students who say the rising cost of living is affecting their studies.
Categories: Business

The mushrooms you can wear and build with

Mon, 03/06/2023 - 00:04
A growing number of firms are turning fungi roots into clothing and building material.
Categories: Business

Twitter can’t protect you from trolls any more, insiders say

Sun, 03/05/2023 - 22:31
Current and former employees of the company say there are serious ramifications from mass lay-offs.
Categories: Business

Ambulance strikes: Unite union suspends action in England

Sun, 03/05/2023 - 18:12
The Unite union suspends strikes in England to enter pay talks, following the Unison and GMB unions.
Categories: Business

Toblerone: Swiss rules mean chocolate bar to drop Matterhorn from packaging

Sun, 03/05/2023 - 17:39
Production of some of the chocolate is moving outside Switzerland so the Alpine peak can no longer be used.
Categories: Business

Food shortages due to 'supermarket culture', says Leon co-founder

Sun, 03/05/2023 - 14:18
Henry Dimbleby, co-founder of Leon, says UK vegetable shortages are a result of "market failure".
Categories: Business

Five ways to save money on train tickets

Sun, 03/05/2023 - 00:33
As rail fares increase, we find the ways passengers can keep journeys as cheap as possible.
Categories: Business

Train tickets go up in England and Wales by 5.9%

Sun, 03/05/2023 - 00:31
The rise is below the rate of inflation but campaigners want reforms due to unreliable services.
Categories: Business

King's Coronation: Pubs to stay open longer in England and Wales

Sun, 03/05/2023 - 00:09
People in England and Wales will get served for an extra two hours to mark King Charles III's coronation.
Categories: Business

Scottish bakery Morton's Rolls 'ceases trading'

Sat, 03/04/2023 - 16:17
Companies House said it could strike off the bakery after it missed a deadline to file accounts.
Categories: Business

Arm opts for New York stock listing in blow to London

Fri, 03/03/2023 - 18:14
The 'crown jewel' of the UK tech sector says it will only pursue a US listing this year.
Categories: Business

First class stamp price to rise to £1.10

Fri, 03/03/2023 - 15:33
Royal Mail says it has to balance price rises against higher costs and fewer letters being posted.
Categories: Business

Budget 2023: What is it and when will it happen?

Fri, 03/03/2023 - 14:43
The government will reveal how much of our money it will take in taxes and what it will spend it on.
Categories: Business

Zoom boss Greg Tomb fired ‘without cause’

Fri, 03/03/2023 - 11:31
The video conferencing company abruptly terminates its president's contract.
Categories: Business