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Air chiefs quit over Total boss death

October 23, 2014 - 10:14

The chief executive of Russia's Vnukovo airport and his deputy resign after a plane crash this week that killed the head of France's Total, Christophe de Margerie. >> read more
Tesco's woes drag down FTSE 100

October 23, 2014 - 09:32

London's benchmark FTSE 100 index falls 1% in the opening minutes of Thursday's trading, dragged down by a big fall in Tesco's share price. >> read more
Debenhams profits tumble 24.8%

October 23, 2014 - 09:12

Annual profits at Debenhams have fallen 24.8%, reflecting the impact on sales of last year's warm winter weather. >> read more
Tesco sales and profits fall again

October 23, 2014 - 08:11

Tesco reports a 4.4% fall in like-for-like sales in the first half of its financial year, profits plunge more than 90% to £112m. >> read more
VIDEO: Is Asian philanthropy on the rise?

October 23, 2014 - 06:37

As the ranks of Asia's wealthy have swelled, philanthropic giving has increased. Rico Hizon speaks to Christina Tung from UBS about the future of giving in Asia. >> read more
Asian shares down following US lead

October 23, 2014 - 04:19

Shares in Asia on Wednesday slide into negative territory, following Wall Street's lead after fatal shooting in Canada worries investors. >> read more
Tesco's next move: Expert views

October 23, 2014 - 01:12

How can the supermarket turn its fortunes around? >> read more
The Brazilian walk-in siesta centres

October 23, 2014 - 01:09

Renting your own room for a power nap >> read more
New home registrations at 2007 level

October 23, 2014 - 01:03

Builders are preparing to construct new UK homes at a rate not seen since the before the financial crisis, new figures show. >> read more
KPMG and FSA criticised over Co-op

October 23, 2014 - 01:01

KPMG and financial regulators have been criticised in a report by MPs into Co-op Bank's failed bid to buy 632 Lloyds branches last year. >> read more

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