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Nasdaq hits 15-year high

Amazon shares touch life high after revenue beats estimates

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Airbus A380 marks 10th anniversary

The world's largest passenger jet prepares to celebrate a bitter-sweet 10-year anniversary with no new airline orders since 2013.

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Manoeuvres by Greece irk EU

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s appeal to German leader Angela Merkel angered certain EU finance ministers.

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Seven billionaires on ‘rich list’ of hedge fund managers
April 24 2015 at 10:55

Alan Howard and Michael Platt topped the list of Britain’s richest hedge fund managers.

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‘Help us - or we could go bust in days’
April 24 2015 at 09:15

Greece’s prime minister painted a stark picture of the crisis facing Athens during talks with Germany’s Angela Merkel.

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Greece offers concessions
April 24 2015 at 08:51

Athens has offered concessions on some key reforms demanded by international lenders in exchange for new funding.

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Apple Watch goes on sale
April 24 2015 at 06:27

There was no sign of the excitement usually attached to Apple’s product rollouts as its Watch finally hit the shelves.

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US: GM’s profit misses forecasts
April 24 2015 at 04:52

General Motors (GM) posted a first-quarter profit of $900 million (R10.9 billion), which missed estimates as struggles in Russia and Brazil undermined strong sales of light trucks in the US.

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Deutsche Bank fined a record $2.5 billion
April 24 2015 at 04:49

US and British regulators have fined Deutsche Bank $2.5 billion (R30.3bn) while its British subsidiary pleaded guilty to criminal wire fraud yesterday as it became the eighth financial group to settle allegations of riggin... Read Story
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Sainsbury’s to shed 800 jobs
April 24 2015 at 04:47

British supermarket Sainsbury’s is to axe 800 store jobs as part of a cost cutting programme designed to free up cash to reinvest in the business.

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Tax shift cheers Vedanta unit
April 24 2015 at 04:46

Konkola Copper Mines, Vedanta Resources’ Zambian unit, is “totally encouraged” by President Edgar Lungu’s resolution to a stand-off with industry over mining tax changes, chief executive Steven Din ... Read Story
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EU, China business activity disappoints
April 24 2015 at 04:41

Business activity slowed more than any forecaster expected in the euro zone this month while manufacturing in Asia’s top two economies hit the brakes, suggesting the global recovery path is less clear than policymake... Read Story
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And snout to snout, Hameron in blue and Swiliband in red
April 24 2015 at 04:31

At Pennywell Farm in Devon, workers have come up with a novel way of predicting the outcome of a British election too close for any but the boldest pundits and politicians to call – political pig racing.

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