Shares in Australia rose on Wednesday, boosted by resource-related stocks and following a strong performance on Wall Street.
A New Zealand court rules that internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom is eligible to be extradited to the United States to face charges of copyright infringement.
In Asia, the preference for pale skin may give way to a fashion for tanning, as the sun-kissed look takes on a glamorous tone.
Nike, the world’s leading maker of sporting goods, reported a 20% year-on-year rise in net profit for the three months ending November.
Broadband adverts have been criticised by Citizens Advice for misleading potential customers.
Birmingham discovery reveals its secrets amid even more remarkable claims
Michael Darchambeau is the co-founder and chief executive of The Green Link – a delivery company in Paris which claims it has a zero carbon footprint for its service.
The BBC’s Andrew Walker looks at the advantages of cheap oil for countries who import the commodity.