Taken From: BBC News
Apple earnings up on iPhone sales
Apple reports quarterly profits of $7.75bn up 12%, helped by strong sales of its iPhone.
PayPal to advance cash to businesses
Online payments firm PayPal is to advance cash to UK small businesses from the early autumn as an alternative to traditional loans, the company has announced.
Microsoft profit falls on Nokia loss
Technology giant Microsoft reports a 7% fall in profits to $4.6bn in the second quarter, hit by a $692m loss at its newly-acquired Nokia handset division.
New contracts boost Capita profits
Outsourcing group Capita sees a 16% rise in profits after winning contracts worth £1.3bn, including a 10-year contract to manage the UK government's military estates.
Electronic Arts earnings surge 51%
US video game publisher Electronic Arts reports a 51% jump in profit for the April-to-June quarter, boosted by strong sales of titles like Titanfall and FIFA 2014.
Royal Mail hit by parcel revenue fall
Royal Mail's share price falls as it warns of lower revenues from its parcels business, but says it should still be able to meet its targets for the year.
Shipment warning hits Harley-Davidson
Shares in Harley-Davidson fall more than 6% after the motorbike maker says it will ship fewer bikes this year than previously forecast.
Credit Suisse posts quarterly loss
Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse reports its biggest quarterly loss in almost six years after being hit by its settlement with US authorities over tax evasion charges.
Lidl publishes UK tax payment
German discount retailer Lidl, which has around 600 UK stores, publishes the amount of tax it pays in the UK for the first time.
Yahoo buys app analytics firm Flurry
Yahoo acquires an app analytics firm, Flurry, in an attempt to help boost its advertising revenue from smartphones.
Netflix profits double to $71m
Online video service Netflix reports profits of $71m in the second quarter, more than double compared with the same period a year ago.
Tesco boss feels 'relief' over exit
Tesco says chief executive Philip Clarke expresses his 'enormous relief' over leaving the company.
China suspends KFC's meat supplier
Authorities in Shanghai suspend the operations of a meat supplier suspected of selling expired meat to fast food chains including McDonald's and KFC.
Seoul to ban ride-sharing app Uber
Seoul is planning to ban mobile phone ride-sharing app Uber just as the company aims to accelerate its expansion in Asia.
From an orphanage to entrepreneur
From living in an orphanage to a self-made millionaire
A company born out of frustration
How one man's failure to get a cab drove him to try to fix the problem
Five ways Aldi cracked the supermarket business
Five ways Aldi changed the world of supermarkets
Slovakia's successful app entrepreneur
'I wanted to make products for people'
Bombardier jet has tricky take-off
Why Bombardier's latest jet did not make it to Farnborough
Chasing the silver dollar
The entrepreneurs targeting senior citizens
The $20m budget fighter jet
The budget fighter jet in search of a customer