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Oil executive killed in plane crash

Total CEO Christophe de Margerie was killed in a collision between a plane and a snow plough at a Moscow airport.

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Ukraine, Russia, EU to finalise gas deal

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

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US futures point to fourth day of gains

US stock index futures were higher, pointing to a fourth straight session of gains, with technology shares especially poised for outperformance following strong... Read Story

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Interest rates to stay low longer – BOE
October 20 2014 at 04:53

Investors might have over-reacted to signs of economic slowdown, although they had been right to price in weaker global growth prospects, the chief economist of the Bank of England (BOE) said in an interview published yest... Read Story
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Firms seen stepping up share buy-backs
October 20 2014 at 04:46

It is a toss-up whether the market found a bottom last week, but bulls could find some support as corporations, mostly on the sidelines as the market tumbled, step up their stock purchases in the coming weeks.

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Japanese stocks lead rebound
October 20 2014 at 06:24

Japanese stocks led a rally in Asia on Monday, after solid US data and earnings calmed tumult in global financial markets.

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Wealthiest drop $26.2bn in collective net worth
October 20 2014 at 05:32

The world’s 400 wealthiest people dropped $26.2 billion (R290bn) from their collective net worth last week as stocks slumped amid concern that global growth is slowing.

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Khumalo builds for a listing in London
October 20 2014 at 05:13

The founder of Zimbabwe’s largest gold mining group said he would decide by March whether to expand Metallon Corporation into a pan-African bullion company that would trade in London.

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Egypt: Deals signed to dredge Suez
October 20 2014 at 05:03

Egypt signed contracts with six international firms on Saturday to dredge the new Suez Canal, the flagship project in President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s programme to revive the economy.

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West Africa: Firms oppose US travel ban
October 20 2014 at 05:01

Some of the biggest companies doing business in west Africa oppose a ban on travel to the US from the countries hit hardest by Ebola, which is something a growing list of US legislators want.

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Ebola toys a hit with those who like to play with danger
October 20 2014 at 05:00

It may be the only time you will find these words in the same sentence: “Ebola” and “Add to Wishlist”.

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Thousands march on London over wages
October 18 2014 at 16:33

Tens of thousands of people marched through central London to protest against falling real wages and public spending cuts.

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Samaras eyes precautionary credit line
October 18 2014 at 14:37

Greece's prime minister is in talks with rescue lenders over a precautionary credit line.

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