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Top earners have a degree in common

Engineering graduates are the richest of their prosperous peers, according to researchers.

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European shares post 2015's biggest fall

By the close, the FTSEurofirst 300 index of top European shares was up 0.2 percent at 1 576.86 points, but down 2.1 percent for the week.

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Japan aims to balance work and play

Japan's famously long working hours are going to be shaken up for summer.

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Top earners have a degree in common
March 27 2015 at 21:27

Engineering graduates are the richest of their prosperous peers, according to researchers.

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European shares post 2015's biggest fall
March 27 2015 at 20:28

By the close, the FTSEurofirst 300 index of top European shares was up 0.2 percent at 1 576.86 points, but down 2.1 percent for the week.

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Japan aims to balance work and play
March 27 2015 at 14:43

Japan's famously long working hours are going to be shaken up for summer.

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Sugar hits fresh six-year low
March 27 2015 at 14:41

Raw sugar futures touched a fresh six-year low on Friday, weighed by a strengthening dollar and abundant supplies.

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UBP to buy Coutts International
March 27 2015 at 14:41

Switzerland's Union Bancaire Privee is buying the international business of 300-year-old British wealth manager Coutts.

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FTSE on track for 2% weekly fall
March 27 2015 at 14:20

Britain’s main equity index fell for a fourth day on Friday, pulled down by commodity stocks.

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Novo Nordisk buoys European shares
March 27 2015 at 14:16

Denmark’s Novo Nordisk jumped 13 percent after the pharmaceutical firm said it would submit interim data from a clinical trial of its insulin drug Tresiba to US regulators.

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New corruption cloud hangs over Brazil
March 27 2015 at 13:56

Brazilian authorities have uncovered a tax fraud scheme at the Finance Ministry's tax appeals board.

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Hong Kong stock index ends flat
March 27 2015 at 11:12

Hong Kong stocks ended flat on Friday, with banking heavyweights down but property stocks firmer.

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European shares snap two-day slide
March 27 2015 at 10:59

European stocks rose in early trade on Friday.

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