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Asian shares mixed on strong dollar

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 08:55
Asian stocks ended mixed on Friday after the US dollar recouped its losses following the Federal Reserve meeting on Wednesday.
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TSB agrees takeover by Spanish bank

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 08:29
TSB - the bank formerly owned by Lloyds - has agreed to a £1.7bn takeover by Spanish bank Sabadell.
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The new rise of biometric banking

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 08:25
The rise of biometric banking
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Jaguar Land Rover in China recall

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 08:08
Jaguar Land Rover is recalling more than 36,000 sport utility vehicles (SUVs) in China after a state television report aired complaints over its gearboxes.
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Greece 'to table new reform plan'

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 05:57
Greece has agreed to provide a new economic reform plan to secure the additional bailout funds required to prevent bankruptcy, EU leaders say.
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AT&T loses $40m due to legal error

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 01:11
US technology giant AT&T loses $40m after its lawyers did not read key documents in time and subsequently failed to submit an appeal in a patent case.
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Bank of NY Mellon to pay $714m

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 00:42
Bank of New York Mellon agrees to pay $714m to settle allegations it committed fraud and overcharged for its foreign exchange services.
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Football gives New Yorkers its best pitch

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 00:04
A new franchise hopes to woo New York's sports fans
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US approves Amazon drone trial

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 22:38
The US Federal Aviation Administration approves Amazon's plans to begin testing drones for online deliveries.
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Uber overtakes yellow taxis in NYC

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 21:57
For the first time, there are more black Uber cars on the streets of New York City than traditional yellow taxis, latest figures reveal.
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Interest rate cut 'as likely as rise'

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 17:37
The chief economist of the Bank of England says UK interest rates are as likely to fall further as to rise.
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Ryanair abandons US flight plans

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 17:28
Budget airline Ryanair abandons plans to operate transatlantic flights, just days after it said its board had approved the measure.
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Osborne urged to detail welfare cuts

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 16:30
Chancellor George Osborne needs to spell out exactly how he plans to cut £12bn from welfare spending, says the Institute for Fiscal Studies.
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Cruise operators shun Tunisian ports

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 16:22
Costa Cruises and MSC Cruises, two Italian cruise companies, cancel planned stops in Tunisian ports following shootings at a museum in Tunis that killed 21 people.
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Tax evasion clampdown announced

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 15:09
Companies that aid tax evasion will face penalties as part of a plan announced by Lib Dem Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander.
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Basketball receives funding hope

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 14:39
Basketball's high participation may help it receive a financial boost as part of UK Sport's new funding strategy.
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Lib Dems unveil 'better' Budget

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 14:27
Danny Alexander unveils a "better" Lib Dem alternative to his Treasury boss George Osborne's Budget, with fewer spending cuts.
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Council writes off £4m cricket debt

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 13:35
A £4.4m debt owed by Glamorgan County Cricket Club to Cardiff council following the redevelopment of the Swalec Stadium is written off.
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VIDEO: Anyone understand Budget buzzwords?

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 13:06
Many watched George Osborne deliver his Budget on Wednesday, but how many understood every last word?
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VIDEO: Twitter, The Simpsons and the Budget

Thu, 19/03/2015 - 12:45
BBC News finds out why a City firm watches Twitter and hears The Simpsons while following a modern Budget.
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