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European markets higher as China rises

Chinese shares rise and European markets have a positive start to trading at the end of what has been a torrid first week of the year.

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Zuma hires third finance chief in a week

South African President Jacob Zuma fires newly appointed Finance Minister David van Rooyen and names Pravin Gordhan as his successor in a surprise announcement.

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17 of the hottest European apps for Android - Business Insider


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17 of the hottest European apps for Android
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Europe may be lagging behind the American tech scene, but there's still a lot to be impressed by. Sure, the US has Facebook, and Snapchat, and Twitter. But Europe has contributed some serious heavyweights to the modern app economy: Just take Sweden's ...

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Which jobs could a 100-year-old do?

Which jobs could you do if you worked to 100?

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Rates low but bubble fears grow

Never mind interest rates - dust off your Cape

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