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BBC Business News

  • UK told to pay 1.7bn extra to EU
    Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:41:37 GMT
    The UK has been told it must pay an extra 1.7bn (?2.1bn) towards the European Union's budget because the economy has performed better than expected in recent years.
  • China's property prices decline
    Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:26:37 GMT
    China's property prices fall 1.3% in September, marking the first year-on-year fall in the sector.
  • 'Hold Qatar World Cup in May'
    Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:59:11 GMT
    Europe's biggest football clubs consider asking Fifa to hold the 2022 World Cup in May to avoid the intense summer heat.

BBC News

  • UK told to pay 1.7bn extra to EU
    Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:41:37 GMT
    The UK has been told it must pay an extra 1.7bn (?2.1bn) towards the European Union's budget because the economy has performed better than expected in recent years.
  • Payout to mother of secret PC's child
    Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:34:33 GMT
    The Metropolitan Police is to pay 425,000 to a woman whose child was fathered by a man she did not know was an undercover police officer.
  • Scotland to reduce drink-drive limit
    Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:27:58 GMT
    The Scottish government announces plans to reduce the country's drink-drive limit in time for Christmas, making the limit lower than in England.