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Jump in oil prices boosts Asia markets

A jump in oil prices overnight gives share markets across Asia a boost at the start of trading on Thursday.

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Does the rise of English mean losing knowledge?

Does the dominance of English risk losing knowledge?

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VIDEO: How do you manage a unicorn firm?

What exactly is a unicorn firm and what's the best way to manage one?

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Zambia raises interest rates to 15.5%

The African country's central bank has pushed up interest rates from 12.5% to 15.5% in an effort to curb soaring inflation.

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VIDEO: Gas from tofu

One village in Indonesia is using waste water from the production of tofu to make biogas.

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