Low oil price hits ExxonMobil profitsUS oil giant Exxon Mobil reports a 63% slide in first quarter profits following low crude prices and weak refining margins.
RBS losses more than double to £968mRoyal Bank of Scotland reports a loss of £968m for the first three months of 2016 - more than double the figure for the same period last year.
Amazon sees profits and sales surgeAmazon reports a profit of $513m in its first quarter, helped by a 28% jump in sales.
Brussels attacks slow IAG growth plansAirline group IAG, the owner of British Airways and Iberia, says it will slow plans to fly more routes as a result of weaker revenues following the Brussels attacks.
Nurofen owner fined in AustraliaAustralian court fines Reckitt Benckiser, the maker of Nurofen, A$1.7m for misleading consumers over pain products.
Carl Icahn dumps Apple shares on ChinaBillionaire investor Carl Icahn unloads his shares in Apple over the company's prospects in China.
Gucci warns HK shops on funeral fakesLuxury goods maker Gucci sends warning letters to Hong Kong shops selling paper versions of its products to be burned as ritual funeral offerings.
Rebellion over executive pay growsA shareholder revolt over excessive executive pay hits Weir Group, Shire, Standard Chartered and Reckitt Benckiser.
Travel boss axed over relationshipThe boss of travel booking website Priceline.com has resigned after an investigation uncovered his relationship with an employee.
Ford profit doubles on European salesFord reports a record quarterly profit following strong sales in Europe and moving more pick-up trucks and SUVs in North America.
Pension hole deters Tata Steel buyersPotential buyers of Tata Steel UK have said they would not be willing to take on the company's pensions liabilities, Business Secretary Sajid Javid says.
VW to pay chiefs £49m despite lossesTwelve current and former Volkswagen managers will be paid about £49m for 2015 despite record losses.
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Tesco: Business hits and missesTesco's failed efforts to diversify
Companies get serious about water useCompanies rush to save water before it's too late
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