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Glencore says it is financially robust

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 15:48
Mining firm Glencore, which saw its share price sink 30% on Monday, says it is "operationally and financially robust".
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Morrisons follows Lidl on wage increase

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 15:35
Morrisons has become the latest supermarket to announce a pay rate in excess of the government's National Living Wage.
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Seat: 700,000 cars have 'cheat' device

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 14:54
Seat says 700,000 of its cars are fitted with the software that allowed parent company Volkswagen to cheat US emission tests.
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Labour backs railway nationalisation

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 11:52
Nationalising the railways is now official Labour Party policy as activists vote to adopt it at their conference.
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Copper price close to lowest since 2009

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 11:48
The price of copper drops close to the lowest level in six and a half years as the plunge in commodity prices is felt across the world.
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Savers see Isa rates fall to record low

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 10:02
Returns on tax-free savings have fallen to their lowest level since comparable records began in 2011, according to the Bank of England.
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Volkswagen: A brief history

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 09:54
The history of the scandal-hit German carmaker
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Young drivers 'benefit from new tech'

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 09:27
New technology is helping to cut car insurance premiums for young drivers while older motorists are seeing costs rise, research suggests.
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Eight radical taxes that have been floated

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 09:03
And seven other radical schemes to raise money
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India cuts rates by more than expected

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 08:27
The Reserve Bank of India cuts its key interest rate to 6.75% from 7.25%, a sharper cut than expected and its fourth rate reduction this year.
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Is Labour right to review Bank of England's mandate?

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 06:59
Is Labour's new shadow chancellor right that the exclusive inflation target of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee makes Britons poorer than they need be?
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US warns of further Takata recalls

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 04:34
US regulators warn seven carmakers that the recall of airbags made by Japan's troubled Takata is likely to expand.
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Asian markets make sharp losses

Tue, 29/09/2015 - 02:27
Asian shares head sharply lower, following the rout in global equities as fears over growth and lower commodity prices grow.
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VIDEO: Masterchef's Susur Lee on success

Mon, 28/09/2015 - 23:54
Hong Kong born Masterchef judge Susur Lee tells the BBC about his road to success in Canada.
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VIDEO: Honeywell not worried about China

Mon, 28/09/2015 - 23:42
Most industries with a presence in Asia are concerned about the impact of China's economic slowdown - but not aerospace giant Honeywell.
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Google search chief looks to the future

Mon, 28/09/2015 - 23:01
Google's search chief explains how his firm is trying to provide results without asking users to type in requests.
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Is your home about to get a lot smarter?

Mon, 28/09/2015 - 23:00
How wi-fi enabled gadgets are making your property smarter
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VIDEO: Shell calls end to Alaska oil search

Mon, 28/09/2015 - 21:59
Shell's decision to abandon its search for oil off the coast of Alaska is welcomed by environmental campaigners.
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Glencore shares tumble to record low

Mon, 28/09/2015 - 20:01
Commodities and mining giant Glencore plunges 30% to its lowest ever share price after analyst warnings on lower metal prices.
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Hitachi pays SEC $19m over SA payments

Mon, 28/09/2015 - 19:38
Japanese firm Hitachi reaches a $19m (£12.5m) deal with US regulators who say it made improper payments to South Africa's ruling party for contracts to build power plants.
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