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Oil price 'may have bottomed out'

There is evidence that oil prices are stabilising and could even begin to rise again, says the International Energy Agency.

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RBS shares slide as losses continue - BBC News


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RBS shares slide as losses continue
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"The UK and Republic of Ireland have quite strong economies... but you are seeing a slowing down in a number of economies around the world and low interest rates do hurt banks." "We have still got a number of ... "It's the right thing to do for British ...
RBS shares dive as stalled sell-off delays dividendEvening Standard

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Asian shares mixed after global panic

Asian shares are mixed after turmoil on financial markets saw European and US indexes tumble following another fall in the oil price.

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Maldives allows jailed former leader to travel to UK for surgery - Business Insider


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Maldives allows jailed former leader to travel to UK for surgery
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COLOMBO (Reuters) - The Maldives on Saturday granted permission for jailed former leader Mohamed Nasheed to travel to Britain for surgery after pressure from the international community including human rights groups and his lawyer Amal Clooney.
Nasheed arrives in Colombo to fly to UK for medical careBusiness Standard

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BARCLAYS: Here's what people are spending their money on - Business Insider


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BARCLAYS: Here's what people are spending their money on
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Barclaycard, Barclays' credit card, gives the bank a wealth of information about consumers' spending trends. Barclays put that data to good use with a huge report on spending, which had three big insights that stood out. Firstly, the clothing industry ...

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