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VIDEO: Developing medical tourism in Mauritius

In a bid to attract more visitors and investors, Mauritius has turned to medicine.

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VIDEO: What's the best way for firms to expand?

Expanding into new areas isn't easy so what's the best way to extend a luxury brand?

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EDF 'confident' Hinkley Point nuclear power station will go ahead - BBC News


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EDF 'confident' Hinkley Point nuclear power station will go ahead
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By Simon Jack, BBC News business editor ... Construction of Hinkley Point C in Somerset, the first new nuclear plant in the UK for 20 years and the most expensive in the world, is due to begin in 2019, two years after it had originally been due to open.

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Oil price 'may have bottomed out' - BBC News


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Oil price 'may have bottomed out'
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There is evidence that oil prices are stabilising and could even begin to rise again, the International Energy Agency (IEA) has said. It said lower oil output in the US and other countries was helping to curb the glut in the supply of oil. The increase ...

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Google tax deal 'derisory', say critics

An agreement for US firm Google to pay ?130m in UK back taxes is criticised as "derisory" and labelled a "sweetheart deal" by critics.

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