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Banking on a new global order

Sun, 13/07/2014 - 23:01
Brazil prepares for a sixth Brics summit
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From revolution to business empire

Sun, 13/07/2014 - 23:01
Creating an opportunity from the fall of communism
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UK to remove takeover 'wiggle room'

Sun, 13/07/2014 - 13:50
Business Secretary Vince Cable says he will tighten the rules to deal with foreign takeovers of UK firms.
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FM and Arriva Trains' Twitter clash

Sun, 13/07/2014 - 12:08
First Minister Carwyn Jones and Arriva Trains Wales clash publicly on social media over the absence of Welsh language announcements at a Cardiff station.
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VIDEO: No 'wiggle room' during takeovers

Sun, 13/07/2014 - 10:39
Business Secretary, Vince Cable has said that there is an agreement across government to bring in new laws governing mergers and takeovers.
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Games crackdown on ticket touts

Sun, 13/07/2014 - 09:28
Scotland's senior prosecutor warns tough action will be taken against anyone trying to make "a fast buck" out of Glasgow 2014.
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Farnborough Airshow: Why it matters

Sun, 13/07/2014 - 06:48
Why an airshow in a Hampshire town grabs the world's attention
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Scotland could host UK spaceport

Sat, 12/07/2014 - 23:04
The UK government wants to establish a spaceport by 2018, with six of the eight potential locations sited in Scotland.
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Pizza Express sold to Chinese firm

Sat, 12/07/2014 - 16:33
British restaurant chain Pizza Express is sold to a Chinese private equity firm for around £900m.
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China businessman 'hacked US firms'

Sat, 12/07/2014 - 12:13
US officials charge a Chinese businessman with hacking into the systems of Boeing and other large defence contractors to steal military data.
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Firms warned over Games marketing

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 23:19
Companies could fall foul of the law if they try to associate their activities with Glasgow 2014 without authorisation, a law firm warns.
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The costs and benefits of self-publishing

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 21:00
Why publishing your own novel might not come cheap
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Fifa partner boss 'did not flee'

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 19:14
A World Cup hospitality company says its director did not flee a Brazilian hotel when police came to arrest him over alleged illegal ticket sales.
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Rail unions refused franchise review

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 19:06
Unions have failed to force a judicial review into the consultation process for the awarding of rail franchises.
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HBOS bank failure review to proceed

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 17:50
The Financial Conduct Authority says the review into why HBOS bank failed will be published by the end of the year.
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London Market Report

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 16:12
The London market stabilises, with the FTSE 100 up slightly, following Thursday's heavy falls.
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Wells Fargo profits up on US economy

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 15:58
Profits at Wells Fargo - the largest US bank - rise 3% in the second quarter, helped by a pick-up in the US economy.
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Motor racing on public roads plan

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 15:53
David Cameron says the government is to give local authorities the power to stage motor races on public roads.
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Barclays Bank to abolish cashiers

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 15:43
The age-old role of bank cashier is to be abolished by Barclays Bank, as thousands of employees are promoted to become "community bankers".
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Cynk suspended after surging 23,000%

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 15:22
The US Securities and Exchanges Commission suspends trading in Cynk Technology after shares in the little-known social networking firm surged 23,000% in the past month.
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