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Ricardo Salgado, the former boss of the Portuguese bank Banco Espirito Santo, under house arrest after questioning over the bank's collapse.
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Publishing company Pearson is to sell its 50% stake in the Economist Group, days after announcing the sale of the Financial Times.
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Many of the world's biggest sports organisations see China as a key target in their global expansion plans, but cracking the market can be a whole new ball game.
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Small businesses that find themselves in difficulty because of late payments could be helped by the appointment of a new small business commissioner.
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A UK citizen science project to study when and where different orchids bloom has already revealed 200 new flowering locations for particular species.
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Robert Pigott reports on a study which shows middle-class families are stopping less well-off children from getting the better-paid jobs.
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A small business commissioner will help firms tackle the problem of the billions of pounds in late payments they are owed, under government plans.
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A new £3m fund is created to allow whisky connoisseurs in China to invest in some of Scotland's rarest drams.
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Fiat Chrysler has issued a safety recall affecting 1.4m vehicles in the US, after security researchers showed that one of its cars could be hacked.
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Internet companies may have to provide more information on people and businesses who sell goods and services online, in a crackdown on tax evasion.
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Some of the banks participating in the government's Help to Buy Isa scheme have been named.
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Foreign criminals are laundering billions of pounds by purchasing expensive UK properties, pushing up house prices, the National Crime Agency says.
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Hard work saves Spanish lynx from extinction
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Facing the future at the IMF
24 Jul 2015 1:31:48
Facing the future at the IMF
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The UK's first Versace-branded flats go on sale
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The Bank of England's chief economist has expressed concern that shareholders' power is holding back economic growth.
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The number of large health insurers in the US could fall from five to three as companies seek to merge in a bid to slash costs.
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Pluto would appear to have glaciers of nitrogen ice, the latest pictures from the New Horizons probe suggest.
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Scientists have developed what they're describing as a bomb proof material that could be a major step forward in aircraft security.
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A new system that contains the explosion of bombs smuggled onto aircraft has been successfully tested.
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Online retailer Amazon shares have surged almost 15% after it posted an unexpected profit on Thursday.
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Car giant Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.4 million vehicles in the US after security researchers showed that one of its cars could be hacked.
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Seventy thousand years ago, our human ancestors were insignificant animals, just minding their own business in a corner of Africa with all the other animals. But now, few would disagree that humans dominate planet Earth; we've spread to every continent, and our actions determine the fate of other animals (and possibly Earth itself). How did we get from there to here? Historian Yuval Noah Harari suggests a surprising reason for the rise of humanity.
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Renowned author and restaurateur Emma Chen explains whether you should ever knock a bowl with a chopstick, and whether using a fork in a Chinese restaurant is ok.
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