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Countries present their progress on climate change pledges
The UN climate summit wraps up in New York
Democrats launch formal Trump impeachment inquiry
US Democrats have opened a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump
CEO of vape giant Juul steps down
The chief executive of vaping firm Juul has stepped down
Democrats push ahead with Trump impeachment inquiry
White House 'tried to cover up details of Trump-Ukraine call' according a whistleblower
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo subpoenaed
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo subpoenaed over Ukraine.
Communist China at 70
China is celebrating 70 years since the People's Republic was established, in 1949.
China celebrations take a dark turn
A day of grief in Hong Kong as a protester is hit by a live bullet
US to impose new tariffs on European Union goods
The World Trade Organisation rules in favour of the US
Apple's immigrant workers 'crucial', says boss
Tech giant Apple voices support for child immigrants
Prince Harry sues UK tabloids in phone-hacking claim
The prince has begun legal action against the owners of the Sun and the Daily Mirror.
General Motors strike hits US economy
A strike by 50,000 workers at General Motors is now in its third week
IMF and World Bank warn of deteriorating global outlook
Today the World Bank published its World 2020 Development Report
Trump threatens to "wipe out" Turkish economy
How vulnerable is the Turkish economy to an economic assault?
Thirteenth round of US-China trade talks under way
China and the US resumed trade talks in Washington against heightened diplomatic tension
US postpones next tariff hike after China trade talks
The US has agreed to suspend its next tariff hike on Chinese imports
Japan counts costs of deadly floods
With 40 deaths and 110,000 rescuers mobilised, Japan is reeling from Typhoon Hagibis
Is a Brexit breakthrough imminent?
EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier said details must be agreed by the end of Tuesday.
Could the UK be getting close to a Brexit deal?
Could the UK be getting close to a Brexit deal and what compromises will be made?
The UK and EU reach new deal on Brexit
Prime Minister Boris Johnson now has to get the draft agreement through Parliament.
Protests erupt over the jailing of Spanish separatists
Fresh clashes between riot police and protesters have broken out in Barcelona
Curfew in Chile amid violent riots
Protests continue in Chile despite the government ordering another overnight curfew
Brexit bill 'in limbo' as MPs reject timetable
MPs backed the Withdrawal Agreement Bill - but minutes later voted against the timetable.
Facebook's Zuckerberg grilled over Libra currency plan
He's tried to reassure sceptical US lawmakers over the safety of proposed currency.
Raging wildfires in California
Nearly 180,000 people are without power and hundreds have been evacuated.
Why does Facebook want its own news service?
Facebook has revealed a news tab that it says will help promote journalism
Virgin Galactic rockets on New York Stock Exchange
The company offering tourist flights to space rose as much as 10% on its debut
Boeing CEO appears before the US Senate
Boeing chief executive Dennis Muilenburg is quizzed by the Senate Commerce Committee
California wildfires threaten Reagan library
A new blaze near Los Angeles is getting closer to the library in Simi Valley
Trump impeachment inquiry enters a new public phase
The US House of Representatives has passed a resolution to proceed with the inquiry
TikTok owner scrutinised over Musical.ly deal
TikTok's Chinese owner is reportedly undergoing a national security investigation
Uber's losses top $1bn
We find out why investors are falling out of love with the tech company
Nobel Prize winner talks trade and inequality
The latest Nobel prize winner for economics talks about her new book.
Softbank's first quarterly loss in 14 years
The boss of Softbank has admitted poor judgement in relation to its investment in WeWork
Good news for Disney
Disney posts strong financial results ahead of the Frozen II premiere
Brazil's former President, Lula, released from jail
Brazil's former President, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, has been freed from jail.
Chinese firm plans British Steel rescue
Chinese firm Jingye promises to rescue British Steel which employs 4,000 people
Is the force with Disney's streaming service?
The entertainment giant launches into the crowded world of online video services
Trump impeachment inquiry grips America
Wednesday's hearings were broadcast live and uninterrupted by the major TV news networks
BRICS countries hold annual summit in Brazil
The countries represent 40% of the world's population and a third of global output
Apple bans vaping apps
From today the Apple app store will no longer include vaping apps
Hong Kong Polytechnic University Standoff
Dozens of protestors have left the Polytechnic after more violent clashes with police.
Juul faces mounting state lawsuits in US
At least five lawsuits filed against e-cigarette maker for allegedly targeting minors
Are US markets worried about impeachment?
US Federal Reserve sees tentative signs that trade tensions with China have eased.
OneCoin lawyer found guilty in 'crypto-queen scam'
Mark Scott found guilty for his role in OneCoin, co-founded by Dr Ruja Ignatova
Huawei says latest US ban based on 'innuendo'
US telecommunications regulators have declared Huawei and ZTE national security threats.
Uber loses London licence
Uber will not be granted a new licence to operate after repeated safety failures
Life expectancy in the US decreases
Life expectancy in the US has now decreased three years in a row.
Hong Kong bill threatens to strain relations with China
Donald Trump signs a bill into law expressing US support for Hong Kong protesters
Concerns of a major economic slowdown in India
India's latest growth figures are out later today, what next for the country's economy?
Mercedes-Benz owner Daimler announces 10,000 job cuts
The move follows a downturn in worldwide sales and the onset of electric cars.
Trump puts fresh tariffs on Argentina and Brazil
Steel and aluminium exports from the two countries will be subject to the tariffs.
Google's co-founders step down from parent company
Larry Page and Sergey Brin will leave their roles as Alphabet CEO and president
US treasury secretary demands countries drop digital tax plans
US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin urged countries to suspend plans for digital services taxes
Democrats announce articles of impeachment against Donald Trump
President Trump has hit back at Democrats in the House of Representatives.
Australian wildfires cause unprecedented danger
International crews fight blazes
Former head of the Federal Reserve, Paul Volcker, dies
Aged 92, Mr Volcker was one of the giants of American economic policy
US, Canada and Mexico sign NAFTA replacement deal
The USMCA bill is the replacement for NAFTA, which has been in place for over 25 years.
Boeing 737: US regulator knew of crash risks
The US safety regulator admits it was a 'mistake' to allow aircraft to continue flying
Conservatives win big majority in UK election
We consider the economic and business implications of the Conservatives' UK election win.
Boeing suspends 737 Max production
The American aircraft builder has destabilised suppliers that make parts for the 737 Max.
Muslim world leaders arrive for Kuala Lumpur Summit
Islamaphobia, persecution and discrimination will be discussed.
US House of Representatives votes on Trump impeachment
We go live to Capitol Hill with the vote result expected as we are on air
Three dead as thousands defy India protest ban
Sweeping protests against new Citizenship law in India
Boeing astronaut ship stalls in orbit
The Starliner launched successfully but then suffered technical problems.
Boeing replaces CEO amid 737 safety concerns
US plane maker Boeing has replaced its CEO in the wake of two deadly crashes.
Review of the Year plus Smart Cities
Editor Martin Webber looks back at the big business stories of 2019.
Changing World of Work
How technology and attitudes play a growing role in an increasingly diverse workforce
The role of business in social justice
Can businesses help create a more equal society?
Bek Air plane crashes in Kazakhstan
Bek Air plane comes down near Almaty airport
Ex Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn flees Japan for Lebanon
Mr Ghosn was awaiting trial in Japan over financial misconduct.
Rights of Nature and aerotoxicity
Join Tamasin Ford and Mike Powell for two special reports
Morocco is a land of economic contrasts. But Business Matters discovered much more
Former Olympus chief executive defends Carlos Ghosn
Michael Woodford has defended Ghosn for fleeing Japan
Global stocks react to US strike which kills Iranian general
The global stock market response to the US strike that killed Iran's top military general
What will Iran do next?
Iran has vowed "severe revenge" for the death of General Qasim Soleimani
Oil surges as Iran strikes US targets in Iraq
Iran launches airstrikes against US military targets in Iraq - oil and stocks react.
Oil and stocks fluctuate after Iraq airstrikes
Oil price and stock market reaction to Iran's airstrikes on US military targets in Iraq.
Trudeau believes missile downed Ukranian jet
Evidence suggests that an Iranian missile downed a Ukrainian jet on Wednesday near Tehran
Northern Ireland to restart devolved government
Sinn Féin and the DUP have said they will re-enter devolved government at Stormont.
Siemens develops Australian coal mine despite climate pressure
The German firm will proceed with a giant mining project in Australia despite protests.
Will US and China end the trade war?
A deal is due to be signed - what is at stake?
US and China sign the first stage of trade deal
Trade war rattled markets and weighed on the global economy.
Donald Trump's impeachment trial begins
The 100 lawmakers of the US Senate were sworn in on Thursday as jurors.
China's demographic timebomb
Economic growth hits a 30-year low as population growth slows to 1940s levels.
Huawei chief fights extradition to the US
China's tech giant Huawei is accused of fraud and breaching sanctions on Iran
President Trump impeachment trial begins
The Senate debates if President Trump abused his power
Virus shuts down major Chinese city
We report on the latest and the guidance from the World Health Organisation
Wuhan virus continues China's lockdown
We update you on the viral outbreak centred on Wuhan in China
Chinese New Year overshadowed by Coronavirus
The BBC's Andrew Walker considers the potential economic impact of Coronavirus