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In pictures: The Detroit motor show

Highlights from this year's North American motor show

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Total fined record ?1.125m for leak

Oil company Total is fined a record ?1.125m for failings that caused one of the biggest ever gas leaks in the North Sea.

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VIDEO: Last round pound coin minted

The Royal Mint is producing the final round pound coin on Wednesday, ahead of the new-look replacement which will be brought into circulation in 2017.

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Forget US startups - 'European exits tend to be more profitable' - Business Insider


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Forget US startups - 'European exits tend to be more profitable'
Business Insider
UK crowdfunding platform Seedrs is on the cusp of launching in America ? but how exactly will the company succeed in cracking a market where so many others have failed? "Our big message there is we're the platform that gives people access to European ...

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Liberal Democrat MP attacks decision to scrap UK's Business Growth Service - Yorkshire Post


Liberal Democrat MP attacks decision to scrap UK's Business Growth Service
Yorkshire Post
?Closing these services is bad for business, bad for growth, and bad for the credibility of the Government's claims to support manufacturing.? Small Business Minister Anna Soubry said: ?The most important way we can help small businesses is to continue ...

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