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VIDEO: The challenges of China's transition

How will China's workers be affected by the country's transition to a services economy?

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Halliburton cuts 5000 blames 'challenging market' - BBC News


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Halliburton cuts 5000 blames 'challenging market'
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Oilfield services provider Halliburton announced on Thursday it will cut 5,000 jobs as the company struggles amid falling oil prices. Halliburton has already slashed its workforce by 25% since 2015 and said further cuts are expected. The slump in oil ...

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Markets overreacting, says Nasdaq boss

The recent stock market turmoil is an overreaction, says the head of the Nasdaq exchange, Bob Greifeld, but it could mean a slowdown in stock market listings.

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Accenture Strategy Chief: Britain will lose out if it doesn't educate its ... - Business Insider


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Accenture Strategy Chief: Britain will lose out if it doesn't educate its ...
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That's according to Mark Knickrehm, group CEO of Accenture Strategy who spoke to Business Insider during the kick-off of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2016 in Davos, Switzerland. "31% of the UK economy can be attributed to some form of ...

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This is the only way to halt house prices surging and alleviate the supply ... - Business Insider


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This is the only way to halt house prices surging and alleviate the supply ...
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This means that prices are rocketing at such at enormous pace because there are far too many people competing for the very little affordable housing there is left across the country. Meanwhile, Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservative government is ...

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