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What difference will this rail link make to the economy? Ashleigh Nghiem reports.
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Unions representing Tata Steel workers prepare to ballot members over industrial action after the firm announced a plan to close their pension scheme.
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A new website reveals Egypt's plans to build a new administrative and business capital, on the outskirts of Cairo, which will house up to five million residents.
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The Zimbabwean government has reintroduced its own currency, but people are reluctant to use it.
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The French financial prosecutor's office demands that HSBC's Swiss private bank face a criminal trial for tax evasion.
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What's the secret to unlocking the creativity hidden inside your daily work, and giving every great idea a chance? Harvard professor Linda Hill, co-author of "Collective Genius," has studied some of the world's most creative companies to come up with a set of tools and tactics to keep great ideas flowing -- from everyone in the company, not just the designated "creatives."
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The top civil servant at the Treasury warns staff that he will not hesitate to call in the police if any of them leak details from the Budget.
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Generation and delivery problems in Ghana's electricity industry is causing a big problem, as the BBC's Sammy Darko reports.
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The growth in global carbon emissions stalled last year, according to data from the International Energy Agency.
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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has criticised the pace of progress in talks over Greece's debt, since last month's interim deal.
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People planning to cash in their pension savings under new rules taking effect have been warned "not to book the cruise now".
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Russia's central bank cut its key interest rate by one percentage point to 14%, as concerns over inflation recede.
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Who are the richest people in China and how did they become wealthy?
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One of the largest care providers in the UK has not been paying its staff the minimum wage, says an internal company document.
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Edinburgh's five-star Balmoral Hotel is to serve Scotland's first cup of homegrown tea - from a plantation in Perthshire.
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America’s chief climate negotiator, Todd Stern, says the Paris summit will not solve climate change - just set nations on the right path.
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An initiative called the African Seed Access Index is launched to help improve smallholder farmers' access to a wider variety of food crop seeds.
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Pub chain JD Wetherspoon sees pre-tax profits rise 4.1% in the first half of its financial year.
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Plans for a new stadium in Cornwall are in jeopardy after councillors defer a decision on a supermarket which would have paid for it.
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Britain says it wants to become a "prospective founding member" of a new China-backed bank that could rival the likes of the World Bank.
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Shares in Asia were mostly higher on Friday, following US shares which made strong gains on Thursday and ended two days of falls.
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UK oil and gas companies expect to create thousands of jobs over the next two years despite the dramatic slide in oil prices.
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The world is running out of burial space
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Simon Gompertz tries out a new system from the Halifax, which allows customers to use their unique heartbeat pattern to access secure banking.
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Will the Chancellor be dishing out tidbits for voters in his Budget?
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