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Venezuela decrees economic emergency

The Venezuelan government announces a 60-day economic emergency to deal with the country's worsening crisis.

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VIDEO: Charities get businesslike to gain cash

As donations and legacies from Australian households hit billions a year, charities are having to become more professional to attract funds.

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The UK has created 45000 new tech firms since 2010 - Evening Standard


Evening Standard

The UK has created 45000 new tech firms since 2010
Evening Standard
A new tech company was born in every hour of the past five years in Britain, a new report has revealed. That rate adds up to a 31% increase in the number of tech-related business in the private sector and a net gain of 45,000 firms since 2010 ...

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GDP: UK economy in five charts - The Guardian


The Guardian

GDP: UK economy in five charts
The Guardian
A series of business surveys and some recent official figures have painted a picture of slowing growth in the UK, as businesses struggle with slower demand at home and from overseas. One set of closely watched surveys, the Markit/CIPS PMI reports ...

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