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South Sudan dismays investors

September 19, 2014 - 22:30

South Sudan's decision to order foreign workers to leave, reversed a day later, has rattled investors and neighbours. >> read more
Redundancies at Phones 4U HQ

September 19, 2014 - 18:34

Restructuring at the Phones 4U head office is resulting in 628 redundancies, but 887 jobs in stores will be preserved. >> read more
VIDEO: GSK receives record fine in China

September 19, 2014 - 18:13

Pharmaceutical firm GlaxoSmithKline is fined $490m (£297m) after being found guilt of bribery by a Chinese court. >> read more
Alibaba shares surge on NY debut

September 19, 2014 - 17:56

Alibaba's shares open significantly above their initial price on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, a sign of the excitement surrounding the Chinese internet giant. >> read more
Prada profit hit by fall in sales

September 19, 2014 - 17:53

The Italian fashion house Prada reports a 20% fall in profit, hit by the strength of the euro and a fall in leather good sales. >> read more
VIDEO: Alibaba shares begin trading in NY

September 19, 2014 - 17:15

Shares in Alibaba, the Chinese online retailer, have begun trading on the New York Stock Exchange. >> read more
WPP moves into Mongolia

September 19, 2014 - 16:57

A subsidiary of global advertising giant WPP has acquired a majority stake in a Mongolian ad agency. >> read more
VIDEO: Kenya's blooming flower industry

September 19, 2014 - 13:40

Despite a temporary slump in the market, Kenya's flower sector delivered $500m in sales in 2013. >> read more
Rents 'rising faster than inflation'

September 19, 2014 - 13:12

The cost of renting a home in England and Wales rose faster than inflation in the year to August, climbing 2.4%, according to a survey. >> read more
VIDEO: Post-Westgate: Kenya's security push

September 19, 2014 - 12:17

One year after armed members of Islamist militant group al-Shabab attacked the Westgate shopping centre in Nairobi, Kenya, the BBC's Anne Soy reports on the new methods being used to train security guards. >> read more



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