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VIDEO: Freaked out by too much choice?

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 11:01
Politicians like the word choice around when it comes to public services but are people good at making decisions?
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Huge investor demand for Greek bond

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 10:10
The sale of long term debt by the Greek government for the first time in five years was eight times over subscribed, the government has said.
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AUDIO: 'Concern' over rate of house price rise

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 10:05
Simon Rubinsohn and Prof Becky Tunstall discuss a new report from Rics suggesting that house prices will continue to rise across the country.
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'Desperate need' for homes on sale

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 09:12
House prices will continue to rise across the country until more homes are put on the market, an industry body says.
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VIDEO: Digby Jones returns to shop floor

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 08:30
He started out working at his family's corner shop in Birmingham, but Digby Jones went on to become a trade minister and respected business leader.
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VIDEO: World's biggest pork firm in $5bn float

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 01:36
The world's biggest pork producer, China's WH Group, is hoping to raise more than $5bn from an initial public offering in Hong Kong later this month.
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What's lurking inside the Bank of England's vaults?

Thu, 10/04/2014 - 00:19
What's lurking inside the Bank of England's vaults?
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German coal underpins renewable push

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 23:09
Why Germany is not as efficient as you might think
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Bamboo back in business for Taiwan

Wed, 09/04/2014 - 18:37
After decades of decline, Taiwan's bamboo industry is now recovering as the plant is being used to make a wider range of goods, says the BBC's Cindy Sui.
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The irresistible urge for students to talk

Tue, 08/04/2014 - 23:00
The irresistible urge for online students to meet-up
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Livingston eye community ownership

Tue, 08/04/2014 - 15:55
Livingston want to become the latest Scottish football club to move towards being fully owned by their community.
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Games ceremonies' costs rise by 49%

Tue, 08/04/2014 - 12:03
The cost of the opening and closing ceremonies at this year's Commonwealth Games rises by almost half.
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The Whole Foods way of engaging staff

Mon, 07/04/2014 - 23:06
How can firms engage their employees? Whole Foods chief executive John Mackey explains how he motivates his staff.
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