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VIDEO: Will Iran's neighbours see boost?

Justin Rowlatt reports on how the lifting of sanctions in Iran may affect economies beyond its borders.

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Weak Barbie sales hit Mattel results

Falling Barbie sales hit third-quarter profit at the US toymaker Mattel.

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UK economic doubts grow stronger as manufacturers struggle - The Guardian


The Guardian

UK economic doubts grow stronger as manufacturers struggle
The Guardian
UK economic growth is expected to hold up during the second half of this year but a sharp drop in business confidence in recent weeks suggests the momentum is under threat, according to a round-up of indicators from accountants BDO.

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Cameron's Immigration Clampdown Seen Hurting U.K. Universities - Bloomberg


Cameron's Immigration Clampdown Seen Hurting U.K. Universities
Bloomberg
International students are turning away from the U.K. because of Prime Minister David Cameron's efforts to curb migration, university and business leaders say, damaging the economy and raising the risk that some courses may close. With the Conservative ...

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