BBC News - Economy
BBC News - Economy
More than 162,000 homes were started in England last year, the highest number since 2007/08.
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:42 am
The UK should keep its doors open to global talent after Brexit, Sir Jonathan Ive tells the BBC.
Posted: May 25, 2017, 11:24 am
Loans worth £18.4bn were advanced in April, a significant drop on the amount borrowed in March.
Posted: May 25, 2017, 10:28 am
The economy expanded by just 0.2% in the first three months of the year, the ONS says.
Posted: May 25, 2017, 9:59 am
More EU citizens left the UK, and fewer came, after the Brexit vote, new figures show.
Posted: May 25, 2017, 9:53 am
The package aims to help Mongolia recover from a slowdown in global commodity prices.
Posted: May 25, 2017, 4:51 am
Just one in five women in urban areas in India are in paid employment.
Posted: May 24, 2017, 11:10 pm
Leaders at the US central bank want proof economic slowdown is temporary.
Posted: May 24, 2017, 10:01 pm
A former US treasury secretary says it is the "most egregious" mistake he has seen in four decades.
Posted: May 24, 2017, 5:46 pm
China dismisses the one-notch cut by Moody's, accusing it of using "inappropriate methodology".
Posted: May 24, 2017, 9:48 am
Technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones swaps his smartphone for the retro Nokia 3310 for a day.
Posted: May 23, 2017, 11:10 pm
Opec is hoping to extend existing oil production cuts, in order to push prices higher.
Posted: May 23, 2017, 11:07 pm
The White House says it is a "taxpayer first" plan, but even hardline conservatives have qualms.
Posted: May 23, 2017, 7:10 pm
The way we work is changing. Here's a breakdown of how people in the UK are employed.
Posted: May 23, 2017, 11:06 am
Both the number of transactions in the UK and the number of mortgages being taken out fell in April.
Posted: May 23, 2017, 10:32 am
The Office for National Statistics says the government borrowed £10.4bn last month.
Posted: May 23, 2017, 10:02 am
The EY Scotland Attractiveness Survey showed Scotland is the second most popular part of the UK to invest in behind London.
Posted: May 23, 2017, 6:35 am
Dani Bolser built a business at home to balance work and childcare.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 11:29 pm
The European Union's Brexit negotiator says no deal is not an option in talks due to start on 19 June.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 1:08 pm
The country wins plaudits from the European Commission after its budget deficit falls to 2% of GDP.
Posted: May 22, 2017, 11:27 am
Contraception wasn’t just socially groundbreaking - it also changed the professional landscape.
Posted: May 21, 2017, 11:17 pm
Steph McGovern examines how much we owe
Posted: May 21, 2017, 9:22 pm
The administration formally notified Congress of plans to renegotiate the North American trade agreement.
Posted: May 19, 2017, 8:16 am
More pension cuts and tax rises are agreed as thousands protest in central Athens.
Posted: May 18, 2017, 10:22 pm
The industrialisation of food production has saved us time - but we are paying the price in other ways.
Posted: May 14, 2017, 11:37 pm
Why the debate over exactly who should pay tax - and how much - is so difficult to settle.
Posted: May 14, 2017, 1:14 am
President Temer has set out on ambitious reform agenda but his success could be his own undoing.
Posted: May 12, 2017, 7:01 am
As a former economy minister, Emmanuel Macron needs to prove his economic credentials.
Posted: May 8, 2017, 7:46 am
How technology turns small gaps in quality into vast gaps in pay.
Posted: May 7, 2017, 11:30 pm
As Iranians prepare to choose their next president, the economy is emerging as a critical issue.
Posted: May 5, 2017, 2:45 pm
Financial jobs in the US have finally rebounded. But they're not growing where you might think.
Posted: May 4, 2017, 11:27 pm
France may have a high standard of living but there are some persistent economic problems that will prove a challenge to whoever becomes the next president.
Posted: May 3, 2017, 8:44 am
Could batteries help solve the renewable power problem?
Posted: April 30, 2017, 11:01 pm
Test your knowledge of the first 100 days of Donald Trump's Presidency
Posted: April 28, 2017, 2:48 pm
The technology which underpins the internet's security has always been disputed.
Posted: April 23, 2017, 11:03 pm
How wealthy your parents are is likely to matter more for young adults than it did for older generations.
Posted: April 23, 2017, 12:51 am
They may threaten the human workforce, but they are crucial to the modern economy.
Posted: April 16, 2017, 11:29 pm