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India’s Modi in reform blitz

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has unleashed a slew of reforms in the past week.

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Italy keen to take fast boat to China

Seven hundred years after Marco Polo showed how it was done, Italy is once again knocking on China's door looking to do business.

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ECB stimulus hopes lift mood in Europe

European shares edged up and the euro hit a one-week low against the dollar.

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Tokyo stocks close down
October 21 2014 at 10:56

Tokyo stocks dropped 2.03 percent as investors locked in profits after the previous day's rise of almost four percent.

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Police probe begins after Moscow crash
October 21 2014 at 09:54

A criminal investigation is under way after the airport collision that claimed Total CEO Christophe de Margerie’s life.

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Putin pays tribute to De Margerie
October 21 2014 at 09:29

Russian leader Vladimir Putin has sent his condolences over the death of Total CEO Christophe de Margerie in Moscow.

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UN climate chief wants unity on new pact
October 21 2014 at 04:54

The UN’s climate chief urged country negotiators yesterday to “build bridges” at talks in Bonn towards a new, global pact that received fresh endorsement from world leaders last month.

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Royal Philips: China, Russia weigh on earnings
October 21 2014 at 04:51

Royal Philips yesterday reported quarterly earnings that missed analyst estimates because of unfavourable exchange rates and sluggish demand in China and Russia.

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Norilsk to sell African nickel mine interests
October 21 2014 at 04:50

Russia’s Norilsk Nickel, the world’s top nickel and palladium producer, said it had agreed to sell stakes in two African nickel mines for $337 million (R3.7 billion) to BCL, a Botswana-based copper mining firm ... Read Story
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EU scraps probe into Chinese hardware
October 21 2014 at 04:45

The EU was dropping its investigation into Chinese exports of hardware used in mobile telecommunication networks, after the two sides amicably settled the issue, the bloc’s executive said yesterday.

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China: Ambitious plan to develop sports
October 21 2014 at 04:43

China planned to grow its sports sector into a 5 trillion yuan (R9 trillion) industry by 2025 to boost employment and domestic consumption in its “new” economy, the government said yesterday.

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IMF forecasts Africa’s economic growth at 5%
October 21 2014 at 04:42

Africa’s economy will probably expand this year at the same rate as previously but half a percentage point lower than the forecast made in April amid the outbreak of the Ebola virus in four West African countries, an... Read Story
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Sweden: Electrolux net profit soars 42%
October 21 2014 at 04:38

Swedish electrical appliance maker Electrolux yesterday reported its third-quarter net profit soared 42 percent to 933 million krona.

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