The food industry warns that a Brexit workforce shortage could leave a third of its businesses unviable.
About 136,000 vehicles rolled out of British factories last month, up almost 8% from last July.
The tax rebate was meant to aid struggling small businesses and revive Scotland's tourism industry.
Amazon said in June that it would acquire the upscale supermarket chain for $13.7bn.
Step aside Amazon Alexa - soon you will be able to order Walmart products using Google Assistant.
Former BA boss Sir Rod Eddington says airlines "don't believe" Heathrow will not raise landing charges.
The advertising giant's chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell says business has been "much tougher".
Cases total nearly 500 a day with people in their 30s the most targeted group, a watchdog warns.
Household bills rose 2.1% in the past year - lower than the rate of inflation, new research finds.
BHP's latest shake-up suggests that pressure from activist shareholders is starting to have an impact.
The head of the European Central Bank says quantitative easing has made the world more resilient.
Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham made the comment as leaders gather at a summit in Leeds.
Recruitment and Employment Confederation survey finds employer confidence turns negative.
Identity theft is at "epidemic levels", says the fraud prevention group Cifas, but now there's a way of checking whether you may have been a victim of it.
Silicon Valley start-ups seek to disrupt the death industry with artificial intelligence software.
A total solar eclipse is visible across the US on Monday for the first time in nearly a century.
Shoko Takahashi set up bio-tech firm Gene Quest, but didn't feel able to tell her parents for six months that she had launched her own business.
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the microwave oven became a million dollar idea.
Will the South African government's attempt at redressing inequalities in the mining industry actually destroy it?
To satisfy a growing demand, a company in South Africa is extracting, bottling and selling sea water.
The phone streams video from its front and rear cameras at the same time to Facebook or YouTube .
London trials begin for nine of the fully electric vans.
Mark Wahlberg earned $42m more than the world's best paid actress in the past year, Forbes says.
Amar Al-Sadi and her family escaped war-torn Yemen and are among thousands who have bought Maltese passports.
A project wants to turn migrants in Europe into entrepreneurs and job creators
It may be summer but for firms providing Christmas food and presents, things are already gearing up.
Food firm Dr Oetker, says others should follow it and give back art they own that was looted by the Nazis from Jewish owners.
Start-ups are beginning to swoop in on the death and funerals sector to shake up a staid industry.
How Cleusa Maria went from being a child farm worker to running one of Brazil's most popular bakery chains.
Only 4% of the UK's adult population - and more women than men - now use a pawnbroker to get a loan.
The average UK shoe size of men and women has gone up by two sizes since the 1970s - but women's footwear makers have not kept up.
The UK's tourism industry reports a big rise in visitor numbers, helped by the weaker pound making the country a more affordable place to holiday.
Weak defences are leaving cargo vessels vulnerable to cyber-attacks, say experts.
Can contactless technologies help charities raise more money?
China's ban on names such as "scared of wife" or "prehistoric powers" comes after a crackdown on what Beijing regards as strange buildings.
Exploring the small and medium-sized firms that are the backbone of Germany's economy.
Why passing away has done little to deaden the commercial appeal of musical legends like Elvis and their entrepreneurial super fans.
Hit TV shows are now bought and adapted for different countries around the world in an industry worth billions.
Why hi-resolution sites are music to the ears of fans who want the best possible sound.
Entrepreneur Lapo Elkann explains how his firm is enticing the rich by customising cars, yachts and private jets.
These "cathedrals of commerce" were democratic spaces that, some say, helped emancipate women.
How Giles Fuchs went from failing his A-levels to becoming a very wealthy property and offices boss.
In August, Canada, the US and Mexico will sit down to begin to renegotiate Nafta.
How travel companies are trying hard to target the lucrative "selfie-generation".
A smartphone app can tell you whether Japanese knotweed is anywhere near where you live.
It has often been written off - but sales suggest bag-in-box wine is surging in popularity.
Businesses in Manchester have been impacted by a fall in visitor numbers in the aftermath of the bomb attack in May, but they are optimistic of a full recovery.
Can the world's most popular mixed martial arts brand finally succeed in conquering the continent?
The number of ice cream vans has been falling, but a crop of firms are determined to keep the industry alive.