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VIDEO: India tightens mango export controls

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 03:57
India has been given the all clear to resume exports of mangoes to the European Union, with growers saying they have put new pest controls in place.
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IBM quarterly earnings take a hit

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 01:18
Earnings for the world's largest technology services company, IBM, slumped in the fourth quarter as it moved away from its hardware business.
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A Richer World... but for whom?

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 00:43
Are we better off than ever before?
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Toys of 2015 unveiled at trade Fair

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 00:28
Are these the toys you'll be buying this Christmas?
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VIDEO: Young enterprise heading to Davos

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 00:26
Adam Lowy founded Move For Hunger in 2009 and is going to Davos for the first time.
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VIDEO: Income inequality on Davos agenda

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 23:43
Income inequality is one of items at the top of the agenda for the World Economic Forum, which is about to get underway in Davos.
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VIDEO: Solar-powered plane set for global flight

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 22:54
Solar-powered plane set for round-the-world flight
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Unmasking China: Winning in the East

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 21:57
How to succeed in the East
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Netflix shares up on strong earnings

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 21:40
Shares in internet TV streaming service Netflix jump over 12% in after-hours trading after the company reports better-than-expected fourth quarter earnings.
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FTSE lifted by Chinese growth data

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 17:55
The FTSE 100 closes higher after better-than-expected growth data from China reassures investors about the world's second largest economy.
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China's growth slows to 7.4% in 2014

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 17:08
China's economic growth slowed to its weakest in 24 years, expanding 7.4% last year from 7.7% in 2013.
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EU votes to lift Indian mango ban

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 16:56
A ban on mangoes imported from India by the EU is to be lifted after a European Commission vote, but other foodstuffs remain banned.
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Europe's homeowners hit by Swiss franc move

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 16:51
European homeowners hit by Swiss removal of currency cap
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Oil firm to cut 300 North Sea jobs

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 16:32
Oil company Talisman Sinopec announces plans for 300 job losses from its North Sea operations, from a workforce of about 3,000.
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Smith deal could spark tax contest

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 15:20
Chancellor George Osborne tells MPs that new powers being handed to Scotland could result in a UK-wide competition over tax rates.
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Morgan Stanley sees profit rise

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 14:59
US banking giant Morgan Stanley sees quarterly net income rise as legal fees relating to mortgage-backed securities ease.
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Dungeness B given 10-year reprieve

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 14:52
Dungeness B power station is to stay open beyond its scheduled closing date of 2018, EDF Energy announces.
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Birmingham FC 'theft' arrest made

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 14:04
Hong Kong police arrest a man, then release him without charge, as part of an investigation into the potential theft of £2.5m from Birmingham City football club's owners.
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Down under hunger for online video

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 14:04
Over 300,000 Aussies are skirting the law to watch online content
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Scottish Power to cut gas prices

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 13:55
Scottish Power becomes the third major gas supplier to announce a price cut, with the news it is to reduce prices by 4.8% from 20 February.
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