The latest stories from the Business section of the BBC News web site.
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Greece's new finance minister snubs his main eurozone counterpart, saying Athens will not negotiate over debts with the EU-IMF troika.
Shares in London end the day lower, dragged down by BA owner IAG.
Nokia has threatened legal action against a UK start-up over the use of the word "HERE".
IAG boss Willie Walsh welcomes investment by Gulf airline, which said it may increase its stake further
Gilles Adamon, founder of Natura soaps and cosmetics, talks about the shea butter industry in Benin.
Shares in US burger firm Shake Shack surge more than 130% on their New York Stock Exchange debut, valuing the firm at $1.8bn.
Hollywood studios are increasingly attracted to African locations and Namibia is a particularly popular choice.
The economy expanded by 2.6% in the last three months of 2014 - sharply lower than in the third quarter.
Budget airline Easyjet says it is in favour of expanding Heathrow airport in a submission to the Airports Commission
BT sets aside £2bn to deal with its swelling pension deficit as part of a 16-year plan.
News of a Hollywood production and talk of incentives gives some Jordanians optimism for the future of their film business.
Russia has cut its main interest rate from 17% to 15% because inflation "is stabilising".
Eurozone deflation deepens in January, as prices fall by 0.6% compared with last year, pushed down by lower oil prices.
Waste organisers are looking to technology to clear the streets, encourage recycling and help the poor.
Is the relationship between the US and India moving in the right direction? Simon Atkinson reports.
New figures suggest the recent slowdown in property sales may continue for at least the next few months.
McDonald's sales are slumping amid competition from high end fast-food burger chains in the US
Why it pays for players to have an entourage
Men have seen the real value of their pay fall far more than women in the past few years, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies.