The latest stories from the Business section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 19 hours 56 min ago
UK energy supplier E.On announces average dual fuel bill increase of 3.7% from January 2014
Shares in Domino's Pizza fall nearly 9% after the company says its chief executive will leave the firm early next year.
Chancellor George Osborne rejects claims the UK's economic recovery is based solely on a boom in consumer spending and house prices.
Germany's central bank, the Bundesbank, raises its forecasts for German economic growth in 2013 and 2014.
The Chancellor George Osborne says there is "no quick fix", and that Britain must "stick to the plan".
House prices rose by 1.1% in November compared with the previous month and were up 7.7% from a year earlier, the Halifax says.
Microsoft and law enforcement agencies disrupt ZeroAccess, one of the world's largest botnets responsible for millions in fraud losses.
Australian airline Qantas sees its credit rating downgraded to below-investment level, or junk, by the ratings agency Standard & Poor's.
Industrial vehicle manufacturer JCB announces plans to create 2,500 new jobs as part of a £150m expansion of its business.
Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis explains why he covered the roof of his cow shed in solar panels.
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The young workers fighting against unpaid work
Samira Hussain reports on how interns are fighting back and successfully suing companies after having to work for free.
JP Morgan Chase is warning 465,000 holders of pre-paid cash cards issued by the US bank that their personal data may have been hacked.
Fast-food workers in several cities across the US stage a 24-hour strike in protest against low wages.
Jaguar Land Rover confirms plans to build a £240m car plant in Brazil capable of producing 24,000 vehicles a year.
The chancellor says the UK economy is bouncing back but the recovery is "not yet done" - and millions must wait longer for a state pension.
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