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Nasdaq hits 15-year high

Amazon shares touch life high after revenue beats estimates

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Airbus A380 marks 10th anniversary

The world's largest passenger jet prepares to celebrate a bitter-sweet 10-year anniversary with no new airline orders since 2013.

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Manoeuvres by Greece irk EU

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s appeal to German leader Angela Merkel angered certain EU finance ministers.

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Kenya: Coffee auction sales climb 12%
April 22 2015 at 04:43

The value of coffee sold at Kenya’s auction climbed 12 percent to $93.2 million (R1.1 billion) in the half-year to March compared with the same period in the previous season after prices rose, an official said yester... Read Story
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Prepaid smart water system on the pipeline
April 22 2015 at 04:42

Zimbabwe’s capital may introduce a prepaid smart water system for some of its 3 million inhabitants to help assist in water conservation efforts.

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MTN and Vodafone in joint mobile banking
April 22 2015 at 04:41

Vodafone will work with MTN, Africa’s largest wireless operator, to ease mobile-banking services in parts of the continent’s sub-Saharan region.

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Analysis: Healthy eating sparks rush of mergers and acquisitions
April 22 2015 at 04:41

A boom in “nutraceuticals” – food and drinks with potential health benefits – is paving the way for a rush of deals, as food and drug companies compete to dominate a market expected to be worth $280... Read Story
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Indian festival lifts gold hopes
April 22 2015 at 04:39

Indian jewellers are banking on what is considered one of the most auspicious days for gold buying to spur demand in the world’s biggest bullion consumer.

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Zimbabwe: Murowa mine output tumbles
April 22 2015 at 04:38

Production at Rio Tinto’s Murowa diamond mine in Zimbabwe fell 42 percent in the first quarter after a planned shutdown and a decision to cut output as it sought clarity on a new export tax, it said

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China’s first state company defaults
April 22 2015 at 04:37

A Chinese power transformer maker has become the country’s first state-owned company to default on an onshore bond, flagging the government’s rising tolerance for non-payments as it allows market forces to play... Read Story
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World’s commodity trading houses have their sights set on Iran thaw
April 22 2015 at 04:37

The world’s largest commodity trading houses are first in line to profit from the much expected return of Iran to global markets as Tehran and Washington enter into the final three-months of nuclear talks.

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Pacific pact to boost employment
April 22 2015 at 04:36

The 12-nation Pacific trade pact would create nearly a quarter of a million US jobs due to increased foreign investment in the US, a business group estimated on Monday, in the first look at the deal’s employment impa... Read Story
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China Resources sells non-beer assets
April 22 2015 at 04:35

China Resources Enterprise is hiving off its non-beer assets, including a loss-making retail venture with Tesco, to focus on selling the world’s most popular beer with partner SABMiller.

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