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Greece hands over 750m euros to IMF

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 16:53
Greece's cash-strapped government has begun the transfer of €750m (£544m, $834m) in debt interest to the International Monetary Fund.
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Business sets out Javid priorities

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 16:45
Business leaders set out what they see as priorities as Sajid Javid takes up the business secretary role, previously held by Lib Dem Vince Cable.
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UK shares election rally peters out

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 15:57
UK shares dip in late afternoon trading on Monday, having been in positive territory for most of the day.
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Whistl suspends delivery service

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 14:14
Postal business Whistl - formerly known as TNT Post - has suspended delivery services and is consulting 2,000 workers about redundancy.
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Pub deal raises competition concerns

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 13:57
The Competition and Markets Authority says UK pub group Greene King's offer for Spirit Pub Company, the owner of the Chef & Brewer chain, could hurt competition.
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The rise of green gas

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 13:20
Turning maize, rye and potato waste into energy
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UK interest rates kept at record low

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 12:02
UK interest rates have been held at 0.5% for another month by the Bank of England.
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Call for clarity on insurance costs

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 10:12
The Financial Conduct Authority says insurance companies are not being clear enough about the cost of paying premiums in instalments.
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Airbus remains committed to A400M

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 09:05
The chief executive of Airbus Group has said the company remains committed to its A400M military plane following Saturday's crash in Spain.
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Australia in corporate tax crackdown

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 08:17
Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey announces the introduction of a new tax crackdown against 30 multinational corporations.
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What caused rail's latest near miss?

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 07:56
How did two trains come close to a terrible crash?
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China's smartphone market contracts

Mon, 11/05/2015 - 05:53
Smartphone shipments the world's biggest market, China, have contracted for the first time in six years, according to a market research firm.
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