Category: Business

Royal Mail boss Moya Greene steps down

Image copyright Getty Images Moya Greene will step down as Royal Mail chief executive in June after more than eight years. The Canadian will be replaced by Rico Back, who runs its European subsidiary,...

Robo farmers

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMeet the robots that can pick and plant It seems there are few jobs robots can’t do these days, even the most delicate jobs, like picking...

Solar sailing

Image caption A school commute with a difference How can you create public transport in the jungle without polluting it? The isolated Achuar peoples of Ecuador have created an ingenious solution. A couple of...

Premier League club revenues soar to £4.5bn

Image copyright Getty Images Premier League clubs reported record revenues of £4.5bn in the 2016-17 season, and also returned to profit. Clubs collectively reported £500m in pre-tax profit, also a record, having posted a...

Questions over Conservative donor tax probe

Image copyright Getty Images HM Revenue and Customs has denied refusing to assist with an investigation into alleged criminal activity at an international telecoms firm because it had donated to the Conservative Party. Last...

Why shopping needs to be more fun

Image copyright Bier BrothersImage caption Philip Bier brought Tiger to the UK Given the woes afflicting many UK retailers, you’d have to be a brave entrepreneur to launch a new chain in 2018. However,...