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Modi frees diesel controls, raises gas tariffs in bid to help economy

India has scrapped controls on diesel prices and increased natural gas tariffs in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s biggest steps towards curbing subsidies, ... Read Story

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Zimbabwe: Plan to restore power plants

Zimbabwe’s state-owned power utility planned to raise $300 million (R3.3 billion) to restore three power plants, it said last week.

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Ebola toys a hit with those who like to play with danger

It may be the only time you will find these words in the same sentence: “Ebola” and “Add to Wishlist”.

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Helge Lund leaves Statoil
October 15 2014 at 09:58

The chief executive of the Norwegian energy group Statoil has left the firm.

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Connect Group says profits are up
October 15 2014 at 09:58

The largest newspaper and magazine distributor in the UK has reported a marginal rise in full-year underlying pretax profit.

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Toyota recalls cars over brake problems
October 15 2014 at 09:57

Toyota is recalling 1.75 million vehicles globally over brake problems and other glitches that posed a fire risk.

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Qualcomm trumps Microchip with deal for CSR
October 15 2014 at 09:57

Qualcomm has agreed to buy chipmaker CSR for $2.5-billion.

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China’s inflation nears five-year low
October 15 2014 at 09:29

China’s consumer inflation slowed more than expected in September, adding to concerns about global growth.

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Asian stocks stabilise, mood fragile
October 15 2014 at 09:28

Asian stocks regained a semblance of stability on Wednesday after several days of steep losses.

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Balfour Beatty names Quinn as new boss
October 15 2014 at 09:28

Troubled British infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has named Leo Quinn as its new chief executive.

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More US cities to get online services
October 15 2014 at 04:46

Google has expanded its online shopping and delivery services to more US cities as it challenges Amazon.com to win customers.

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Egypt: Temporary tariffs protect local steel
October 15 2014 at 04:41

Egypt has imposed temporary tariffs to protect domestic steel rebar manufacturers from cheap foreign imports amid a long-running local energy crunch.

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Cameroon: Rio Tinto to sell aluminium stake
October 15 2014 at 04:39

Rio Tinto plans to sell its shares in an aluminium smelter in Cameroon, ending several decades in partnership with the government because the project no longer fits the global mining group’s strategy.

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