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India's Jaitley goes for growth

India's Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced a budget aimed at high growth.

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Germany faces public sector strikes

German schools, hospitals and courts could be hit by token strikes lasting several hours in the next two weeks after a second round of wage talks failed.

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Bundestag approves Greek bailout extension

Germany’s Parliament has approved an extension of Greece's bailout.

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Obama’s veto leaves Keystone in limbo
February 25 2015 at 09:44

The Republican bill approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline has been quashed by President Barack Obama.

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Hong Kong shares end flat
February 25 2015 at 10:45

Hong Kong shares erased early gains to finish flat on Wednesday.

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Foreign home-buyers face fees in Australia
February 25 2015 at 10:45

Australia plans to charge fees to foreign nationals buying residential property in the country.

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Papaconstantinou denies ‘Lagarde List’ claims
February 25 2015 at 10:15

Greece’s former finance minister is in court amid allegations that he removed relatives’ names from a list of Greeks holding Swiss bank accounts in HSBC.

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Moody’s downgrades Petrobras
February 25 2015 at 09:58

Moody’s has downgraded all ratings for the scandal-plagued Brazilian oil giant Petrobras.

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New Marriott ‘a boost to Haiti hotel market’
February 25 2015 at 09:58

Haiti’s meagre hotel offerings got a major boost with the inauguration of a brand new Marriott in the heart of the capital.

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Zimbabwe unions warn of unrest over 3% wage offer
February 25 2015 at 04:56

The three-percent wage increase awarded to platinum and diamond mineworkers in Zimbabwe was not enough and laid the groundwork for a potential dispute with employers, mining labour union officials said yesterday.

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Eric the croc is an iron ore ‘bellwether’
February 25 2015 at 04:47

As unlikely as it seems, Eric the saltwater crocodile is shaping up as a potential bellwether for the global iron ore market.

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BHP profit drops but still beats estimates
February 25 2015 at 04:45

BHP Billiton reported better-than-expected first-half earnings as it set out plans to cut project spending to the lowest since 2010.

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Hire fake boyfriend for New Year to keep parents happy
February 25 2015 at 04:42

Finding a boyfriend to take home for the holidays can be stressful, particularly around New Year in China when unmarried women face an inquisition about their single status from extended family.

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