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Glencore cuts zinc output by a third

Embattled mining giant Glencore says it is slashing its zinc production in reaction to a 30% plummet in the commodity’s price in the past few months.

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Central banks ‘need to be courageous’

Central banks in the UK and the US “need to be courageous” and raise rates, says former Bank of England policymaker Andrew Sentance.

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Lagarde: China not all ‘doom and gloom’

The head of the International Monetary Fund tells the BBC that the outlook for China, the world’s second-largest economy, is not all “doom and gloom”.

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Why emerging economies are slowing down

Why emerging economies are slowing down

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Tracking the two-wheeled speed demon

Can technology discover why John McGuinness is so fast?

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Water is a high price for Lima’s poor

Why Lima’s poorest have to pay so much to get a drink

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BBC to screen live e-sports tournament

The BBC is to stream live coverage of an e-gaming contest for the first time

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VIDEO: Drone flies over sea to deliver package

A Singaporean package delivery firm flies a t-shirt and letter to a small island – but how long will it be before the tech is ready for regular use?

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Which jobs could a 100-year-old do?

Which jobs could you do if you worked to 100?

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Opening the books on Christmas sales

Opening the books on Christmas sales