Business Edition

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Business Edition
Also known as Business Edition with
Tanya Beckett

Business Edition with
Jaime Robertson

Created by BBC World News
Presented by Tanya Beckett
Jamie Robertson
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
Location(s) Studio C, Broadcasting House, London
Running time 30 minutes
Original channel BBC World News
Picture format 576i (16:9 SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Original release 1 February 2010 (2010-02-01) – present
Related shows World News Today
World Business Report
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Business Edition is a news programme that premiered on BBC World News on 1 February 2010 as part of a network-wide refresh.[1] The programme is presented by Tanya Beckett (Monday–Thursday) and Jamie Robertson (Friday). The programme examines the inner workings of business, translating complex financial stories to give viewers a clearer understanding of the rapidly changing global economy, and how it will impact on their lives. It also includes the top global news stories of the day as well as weather updates.


Business Edition was reduced from 60 to 45 then to a 30 minute structure on 9 November 2010. The programme was replaced with an edition of BBC World News from April 2011. Business Edition with Tanya Beckett returned to BBC World News on 18 June 2012 at 22:00 GMT. This was originally was an edition of World News Today. In June 2015 the program was moved to allow Outside Source and World News Today to be simulcast on the BBC News Channel.


Presenter Role
Tanya Beckett Main Presenter (Monday-Thursday)
Jamie Robertson Main Presenter (Friday)
Maryam Moshiri Relief Presenter
Juliette Foster
Alice Baxter
Mariko Oi


The programme is presented every weekday from studios in Central London at 22:00 GMT.


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