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Greek doctors, nurses fight wage cuts

Greek state doctors and nurses went on nationwide strike against an austerity plan to cut staff and wages.

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France borrows at record low rate

France borrowed to fund its huge debt and excessive deficit at a record low interest rate.

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Greek stock exchange donates bomb

A package containing dynamite and cables was sent to Greece's stock exchange but was safely detonated by the bomb disposal unit.

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Kenya cuts growth outlook to 5.4%
September 30 2014 at 18:50

Kenya's economy is expected to grow by between 5.3 and 5.5 percent in 2014, down from the 5.8 percent previously forecast.

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Namibia growth seen at 5.4%
September 30 2014 at 18:34

Namibia's economy is expected to grow 5.4 percent in 2014, from an estimated 5.1 percent last year.

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RBS expects to resolve misconduct issues
September 30 2014 at 18:38

State-backed Royal Bank of Scotland expects to be able to put the fallout from past misconduct behind it over the next 18 months.

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Microsoft to tap R23-trillion Indian cloud market
September 30 2014 at 18:43

Microsoft announced plans to offer its commercial cloud services from Indian data centres as it seeks to tap what it calls a $2-trillion (R23 trillion) market in the country where Internet use is growing rapidly.

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Drugs, sex industry boost UK economy
September 30 2014 at 18:47

Drug trafficking and prostitution contributed £8.5 billion (R156 billion) to the British economy last year.

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Kenya's economy joins Africa's top 10
September 30 2014 at 19:01

Kenya's gross domestic product was estimated to be 25 percent bigger after the authorities changed the base calculation year.

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EBay to spin off PayPal
September 30 2014 at 19:14

EBay plans next year to spin off PayPal, its fast-growing payments business.

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EU: Apple’s Irish tax deals breach rules
September 30 2014 at 19:27

The European Union has set out its case against Apple's sweetheart tax deals with Ireland.

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German unemployment rises
September 30 2014 at 19:29

The number of those out of work in Germany posted a surprise gain in September, the labour office said.

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China takes bold step to lift economy
September 30 2014 at 19:45

China cut mortgage rates and downpayment levels for some home buyers for the first time since the 2008 global financial crisis, making one of its biggest moves this year to boost an economy increasingly threatened by a sag... Read Story
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