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Coffee pods enter inflation basket

The UK is becoming a nation in a hurry, as coffee pods and microwave rice pouches enter the basket of goods used to measure inflation.

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IMF says world at risk of 'economic derailment' - BBC News


BBC News

IMF says world at risk of 'economic derailment'
BBC News
"We are clearly at a delicate juncture," he said in a speech to the National Association for Business Economics in Washington on Tuesday. "The IMF's latest reading of the global economy shows once again a weakening baseline," he warned. The comments ...

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Personal shopping for the mega-rich

The buyers who serve the needs of the mega-rich

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VIDEO: Lady Marmalade's success story

Sharon Lee turned an excess of lime growing on her balcony in Singapore into a marmalade success story.

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Citi's Willem Buiter has called it: we're about to go into 'global recession' - Business Insider


Business Insider

Citi's Willem Buiter has called it: we're about to go into 'global recession'
Business Insider
Citi's global chief economist, Willem Buiter, published a note to investors saying he believed it was "likely" that the world was about to sink into a global recession, and it may already be in that recession. Buiter said that if China's growth is ...

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