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UK house price growth slows in August

Thu, 27/08/2015 - 07:36
UK house price growth slowed in August, according to the latest survey from mortgage provider Nationwide.
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Top Tata man says EU good for business

Thu, 27/08/2015 - 05:05
Tata's head of strategy says it would be better for our business if the UK stayed in the European Union.
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VIDEO: Democracy 'one of India's greatest strengths'

Thu, 27/08/2015 - 04:02
The BBC's business editor, Kamal Ahmed, speaks to Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley about his country's ambitious attempts to reform.
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Toyota restarts Tianjin production

Thu, 27/08/2015 - 03:05
Toyota says it will gradually restart work at its Tianjin plants two weeks after deadly chemical explosions in the Chinese port city.
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VIDEO: Indian firms with global ambition

Thu, 27/08/2015 - 02:59
India remains one of the world's fastest-growing economies - as China slows, can India take its place as the world's economic powerhouse?
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What progress has India's economy made?

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 23:04
Karishma Vaswani returns to India to see what progress has been made
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VIDEO: India's economic rise - in 60 secs

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 23:02
Why is India's economy rising so rapidly? BBC News looks at the factors helping India compete on the world stage.
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The watchmaker that hand delivers

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 23:01
The watchmaker who travels the globe to deliver
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Zano mini-drones struggle to launch

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 23:01
Kickstarter raised it £2.3m but drone maker struggles to meet hopes
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How to be a video games designer

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 23:00
So your child wants to be a games designer
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VIDEO: 'I've lost £40,000 in China stocks'

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 21:48
For 2,000 years Chinese people have relieved stress by having a foot massage, now it's the only way Mr Qi can relax.
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US shares end choppy day with big jump

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 20:41
Shares on Wall Street finish with their biggest rise in four years as the chances of a September rate rise recedes - ending another rocky day of trading on global markets.
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Jobs go as steel lines mothballed

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 17:44
Unions say up to 250 jobs will go as Tata Steel mothballs part of its plant in Newport for the third time in six years.
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Horses for sale in Ukraine

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 16:49
Is Ukraine right to sell off its equine farms?
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US September rate rise not 'compelling'

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 16:39
Federal Reserve official William Dudley has said that a US rate rise in September now "seems less compelling".
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FTSE drops as Chinese fears resurge

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 16:09
London's leading shares fell on Wednesday, partly reversing Tuesday's recovery from a 10-day losing streak.
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China in deal with Africa's richest man

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 16:01
A Chinese state-owned engineering company signs a deal with Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, to build factories for his cement company.
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Betfair and Paddy Power set to merge

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 15:08
Betfair and Paddy Power are set to merge in a deal that would create one of the world's biggest online betting and gaming companies.
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China's slowdown and cheap oil

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 14:58
How China's slowdown has pushed the oil price lower
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China probes brokerages amid turmoil

Wed, 26/08/2015 - 12:32
Chinese police investigate four securities brokerage firms for possible stock manipulation amid market turmoil.
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