17 December 2014
How significant is today's confirmation that earnings are at last rising faster than inflation?
British Airways owner IAG says that Irish carrier Aer Lingus has rejected its takeover offer.
Poor treatment of workers in the Chinese factories which make Apple products is discovered by an undercover BBC Panorama investigation.
A Canadian company operating in the North Sea has been forced to restructure its debt following the fall in oil price.
The director of Premier Oil says no new North Sea projects are profitable with oil below $60 a barrel and the industry is "close to collapse".
President Vladimir Putin seeks to ease fears over Russia's economy, insisting that the dramatic fall in the rouble will stabilise.
18 December 2014
There’s a long list of things the coalition government would like to sell – but it hasn’t.
The knock-on effects of Russia's economic troubles
The latest trend driving Asian spending sprees
The mobile generators boosting Myanmar's electricity supply
Those spending the day at work rather than celebrating
Five economic upsides to the US-Cuba deal
Osborne’s payment plan makes little difference, says Anthony Reuben
Why are the EU-US trade talks proving to be so controversial?
Online art sales boom, led by Chinese buyers
Will Juncker's new EU fund lure investors?
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