formats

Bank fine reduces public borrowing

A bank fine of £1.1bn for manipulating currency markets has helped government borrowing figures in November, official figures show.

formats

Wonga customer wins fees challenge

Payday lender Wonga will refund the fees and interest charged to a customer whose outstanding loan has already been written off.

formats

North Sea oil fears ‘too dramatic’

A leading figure in the UK’s oil industry, Sir Ian Wood, tells the BBC warnings the industry is close to collapse are overstating the problem.

formats

HK tycoon found guilty of corruption

Hong Kong property tycoon Thomas Kwok and a former government official have been found guilty in the city’s biggest-ever corruption case.

formats

Disabled ‘missing out’ on scheme

Substantial numbers of disabled people are missing out on government support to help them into work, a group of MPs say.

formats

China revises up 2013 economy size

China revises up the size of its economy in 2013 by 3.4%, which works out to about the size of Malaysia’s economic output.

formats

VIDEO: India splashes out on art biennale

Kochi in India is hosting its second art biennale despite criticism the city can’t afford to lavish so much money on the arts.

formats

How are Venezuelans coping with tumbling oil prices?

How Venezuelans are affected by falling oil prices

formats

Global debt: How worried should we be?

How worried should we be?

formats

Nick Hewer to leave The Apprentice

Lord Sugar’s adviser on The Apprentice Nick Hewer announces he is to leave the BBC One show after a decade.