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IMF cuts growth forecasts, while UK inflation hits 11-month high - business live - The Guardian


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IMF cuts growth forecasts, while UK inflation hits 11-month high - business live
The Guardian
Global financial markets seem to be overreacting to falling oil prices and China, the chief economist of the International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday. Maurice Obstfeld also said it was critical that China is clear about its overall policy strategy ...
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Greece approves austere 2016 budget

Greece's parliament approves a budget for 2016 that includes sharp spending cuts and some tax increases amid economic recession.

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New Sources Of Credit For Business - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)


New Sources Of Credit For Business
Mondaq News Alerts (registration)
Easy money has helped bolster bank lending, especially for larger businesses. Lending to larger firms is relatively low risk and enables banks to benefit from low interest rates and a recovering economy. The latest Deloitte survey of UK Chief Financial ...

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VIDEO: Uber faces backlash in South Africa

Car hire app Uber has been the target of protests and legal action by taxi drivers around the world, but is now making inroads into Africa.

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