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VW plans huge investment to become electric cars leader

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 17:05
German carmaker Volkswagen plans huge investment to launch 30 all-electric models as it repositions itself as a "green" transport leader.
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Inside Disney's new Shanghai resort

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 16:02
Disney is preparing to open its first park in Shanghai, but has the park been changed for China?
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FTSE 100 recovers ground on Thursday

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 16:01
The FTSE 100 recovers ground to close just 16 points lower at 5,950.48.
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Brexit poses global financial risk, Bank of England warns

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 14:53
The Bank of England warns that uncertainty about the EU referendum is the "largest immediate risk" facing global financial markets.
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Lloyds backed by Supreme Court in £1bn bondholders case

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 11:05
Lloyds Bank has won a major court battle against bondholders that could save it up to £1bn by leaving investors with lower payouts.
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Crown casinos hit by China corruption crackdown

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 10:41
A crackdown on corruption in China has prompted Australian casino operator Crown Resorts to spin off its international assets into a separate company.
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Mulberry luxury goods maker sees profit treble

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 10:20
Luxury goods company Mulberry sees profits treble following switch to focus on more affordable products.
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Retail sales boosted by May clothing boom

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 10:12
Retail sales volumes rise by a much better than expected 0.9% in May as better weather prompts consumers to buy more clothing.
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Bank governor Mark Carney clashes with Vote Leave over EU

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 09:54
Bank of England governor Mark Carney hits back at critics in the Vote Leave campaign who have warned him about commenting on the Referendum.
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Japan's shares fall 3% as yen surges again

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 09:06
The Nikkei ends down 3% for the second time this week as another rise in the Japanese yen against the dollar threatens exporters prospects.
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Veteran US industrialist backs Brexit

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 08:12
The American industrialist Gary Klesch has come out in favour of the UK leaving the European Union, saying the country could enjoy "explosive growth" if it was no longer tied to Brussels.
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Poundland profits suffer amid 'strain' of buying rival 99p Stores

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 07:24
Poundland, being stalked by potential bidder Steinhoff, saw profits fall amid weak trading and the "strain" of integrating former rival 99p Stores.
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Unilever bosses say firm 'would be hit by Brexit'

Thu, 16/06/2016 - 05:01
Past and present Unilever bosses say the consumer goods giant would be "negatively impacted" if the UK left the EU as a result of next week's referendum.
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