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Bloomberg

Tough economic climate hurts BAT sales

British American Tobacco (BAT) reported yesterday an accelerated decline in the number of cigarettes sold, citing economic pressures on smokers around the world... Read Story

Business-Markets-International

Sierra Leone: Timis Mining to buy iron ore mine

African Minerals chief executive Frank Timis is looking to buy London Mining’s iron ore mine in Sierra Leone from administration through his private compa... Read Story

Business-Markets-International

London banks impose curfew on entertainment, gifts

Banks in London are expanding curbs on entertainment, with some adding bans on buying clients shots and expensing pricey bottle services for tables at nightclub... Read Story

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‘China, UK, Germany best countries to invest’
October 21 2014 at 12:44

China is the best place to invest, according to a survey published of US corporate executives.

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Hollande takes on '50th worker' reform
October 21 2014 at 13:13

“It's great that they are finally doing something about these idiotic rules.”

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US futures point to fourth day of gains
October 21 2014 at 13:42

US stock index futures were higher, pointing to a fourth straight session of gains, with technology shares especially poised for outperformance following strong results from both Apple and Texas Instruments.

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Ukraine, Russia, EU to finalise gas deal
October 21 2014 at 14:39

Russia and Ukraine aim to resolve an impasse over natural gas supplies as their energy ministers meet in Brussels.

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IMF urges caution in Africa's Eurobond borrowing spree
October 21 2014 at 14:46

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned African countries against rushing to issue Eurobonds, saying they may face exchange rate risks and problems repaying debts.

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Coca-Cola among biggest US movers
October 21 2014 at 14:52

Coca-Cola and Chipotle Mexican Grill were among the most active names of Tuesday's premarket session, with both stocks falling on heavy volume.

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Indian cracker industry fears China
October 21 2014 at 14:59

Workers in India's lucrative firecracker industry say illegal Chinese imports are flooding the market and threatening their jobs.

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HSBC: EU bonus cap 'retrograde' step
October 21 2014 at 15:27

European rules to cap bankers' bonuses at twice fixed pay are “a retrograde step” that could add to difficulty in recruiting staff to the industry, the head of Europe's biggest bank HSBC said.

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Lufthansa pilots threaten more strikes
October 21 2014 at 15:32

Lufthansa pilots threatened to call further strikes this week after the latest stoppage in a dispute over retirement benefits grounded two-thirds of its flights.

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Spain's credit card scandal sparks backlash
October 21 2014 at 15:40

“That kind of thing would have been unthinkable even five years ago.”

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