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REUTERS

US spend crimps car sales

US consumer spending in June advanced at its slowest pace in fourth months as demand for automobiles softened.

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REUTERS

Some Greek stocks hold firm

Greece's stock market plunges more than 18%, but some listings were attracting buyers at lower levels.

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AFP

TAG Heuer shuts Hong Kong store

TAG Heuer is shutting a store in Hong Kong as high rental costs and declining numbers of customers weigh on profitability.

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Mozambique’s coal boom ends
August 2 2015 at 16:36

Mozambique’s coal rush is officially over and the government is now looking offshore to a gas bonanza, according to analysts.

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Cutifani ups ante over jub cuts
August 2 2015 at 16:44

The chief executive at Anglo American, Mark Cutifani, has upped the ante in the showdown between the government.

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Nokia is capable of innovation
August 2 2015 at 16:54

Soon after Microsoft wrote off the entire value of the handset business it had acquired from Nokia, the Finnish company is unexpectedly back with an innovative consumer product.

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Pacific trade talks conclude without deal
August 1 2015 at 10:22

Trade ministers from 12 Pacific Rim nations failed to reach a deal after talks in Maui on the Trans-Pacific Partnership but vowed to keep working.

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Investors expect directionless market
August 1 2015 at 10:03

Concern about the strength of the economies in China and Europe, along with a slide in energy prices, have made stocks stall.

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Zim seeks to halve public sector wage bill
July 31 2015 at 17:40

The Zimbabwean government has indicated plans to cut the public sector wage bill to 40 percent of total revenue from the current 80 percent.

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Zambia counts cost of power cuts
July 31 2015 at 17:37

Vedanta Resources Plc has closed its biggest operation at Zambia’s Konkola Copper Mine, because of load shedding, leaving about 3 000 miners jobless.

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$10bn wiped off Samsung value
July 31 2015 at 15:32

Suwon - Sluggish sales of Samsung Electronics’s Galaxy S6 smartphones helped trigger a share decline that wiped more than $10 billion from its market value in July - almost twice the capitalisation of local rival LG ... Read Story
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Exxon profit lowest since 2009
July 31 2015 at 15:32

Exxon Mobil posts its worst quarterly performance since 2009 as a worldwide glut of oil collapsed prices faster than explorers trim costs.

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It’s cash versus card in Germany
July 31 2015 at 13:03

More than half of the amount spent in Germany on private purchases is paid in cash, but cards are becoming more popular.

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