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Is economic malaise Putin's biggest challenge yet?

Fri, 05/12/2014 - 01:18
Is economic malaise a threat to Russia's president?
Categories: Economic News

Where will 'sledgehammer' cuts fall?

Fri, 05/12/2014 - 00:01
Where will the 'sledgehammer' cuts fall?
Categories: Economic News

Cape Town embracing mobile payments

Fri, 05/12/2014 - 00:01
How mobile payment apps are taking off in South Africa
Categories: Economic News

India 'too reliant' on China drugs

Fri, 05/12/2014 - 00:01
Is India too reliant on Chinese imports?
Categories: Economic News

VIDEO: India moves to shield drug production

Fri, 05/12/2014 - 00:01
India's government is worried that any dispute with China could lead to India running out of essential drugs and is moving to avoid such a scenario.
Categories: Economic News

US fast food worker protests expand

Thu, 04/12/2014 - 20:07
US fast food worker protests expand to 190 cities as the movement to raise the minimum wage in the US to $15 (£9.57) an hour reaches its two-year anniversary.
Categories: Economic News

Uber taxi business valued at $40bn

Thu, 04/12/2014 - 19:01
Taxi booking firm Uber has raised another $1.2bn from investors, a deal that values the technology business at $40bn (£25.5bn).
Categories: Economic News