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VIDEO: Haute cuisine to beat world hunger

The BBC meets chef Jarno van Doremalen as he prepares a dinner, hosted by the World Food Programme, for Davos dignitaries including the UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon.

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VIDEO: How the Fed's move affects life in Asia

The BBC's Karishma Vaswani explains how the consequences of a rate rise as far away as in the US might be felt in everyday life in Asia.

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VIDEO: Should students bother to save?

Students tend to worry about building up debts at university, but an expert explains that they should consider saving too.

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A Wonga-style online business lender just raised $135 million from a load of ... - Business Insider


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A Wonga-style online business lender just raised $135 million from a load of ...
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Kabbage, founded in 2009, lets small businesses borrow up to $100,000 (?65,100) in the US or ?40,000 in the UK online. Like Wonga in the UK, Kabbage's loan applications are totally automated making them super quick ? the company claims you can sign ...

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Moulton And Souter Swoop On UK Luxury Brand - Manx Radio


Moulton And Souter Swoop On UK Luxury Brand
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The new investors include Sir Brian Souter and his sister Ann Gloag, who set up the transport company Stagecoach; Perscitus Advisers, the family office of Jon Moulton, the private equity tycoon; and EME Capital, an investment firm which backs British ...

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