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VIDEO: Why is China so fascinated by unicorns?

Chinese state media has been fascinated by unicorns in recent months - of the tech variety. The BBC's Celia Hatton explains.

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UK inflation rate rises to 0.2%

The UK's inflation rate rises to an 11-month high in December, with a sharp rise in air fares offsetting falling food and clothing prices.

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UK fund managers braced for hit to business model - Financial Times


UK fund managers braced for hit to business model
Financial Times
Fund managers have been sitting nervously ever since the UK regulator first announced it would launch a review of the asset management industry in 2015. Now that the Financial Conduct Authority has outlined the focus of its investigation ? including ...

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ESPN sports channel to cut 300 jobs

Sports channel ESPN says it is cutting 4% of the company's workforce as it fights to keep competitive.

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