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- Saturday Papers: US jobs boost raises chances of taper
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 04:57:44 Z
And the long wait for a global trade deal intended to lift millions of the world?s poorest out of poverty looked set to end on Friday night.
- 2013 Market Review: did the Fed float your boat?
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 18:15:25 Z
This has been a pretty good year for investors as the US central bank has continued to print dollars, inflating stock markets.
- Friday 5: drones, pawns, getting chummy with China
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:33:15 Z
Highlights from the financial week and a look at what our 'Accumulator' tablereveals aboutstock markets.
- Strong US jobs data soothes financial markets
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 13:46:00 Z
US jobless rate falls more than expected, while more jobs are added to the economy.
BBC Business News
- Help pledged for small businesses
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 17:02:15 GMT
Measures, including faster broadband, are announced to help companies as events take place to mark Small Business Saturday
- VIDEO: WTO agrees global trade deal
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 16:13:30 GMT
Ministers from 159 countries have reached a deal intended to boost global trade at a meeting in Bali, Indonesia.
- WTO agrees global trade agreement
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 12:04:15 GMT
The World Trade Organization agrees a historic global deal aimed at boosting commerce, which could add nearly $1tn to the global economy.
- VIDEO: On tour with small business bus
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 10:31:39 GMT
A new campaign to encourage people to spend their money in local, independent shops has been gathering pace.
- French reinforcements fan out in CAR
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 17:48:07 GMT
A reinforced French force in the Central African Republic expands operations in the capital and beyond, to try to end deadly sectarian fighting.
- Phone glitch causes UK flight delays
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 17:45:58 GMT
An air traffic control telephone glitch which delayed hundreds of flights and left passengers stranded is expected to continue into the evening.
- US citizen home after N Korea ordeal
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 17:44:10 GMT
US citizen Merrill Newman arrives in San Francisco after being released by North Korea after more than a month in detention there.
- Stoke City 3-2 Chelsea
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 17:39:52 GMT
Oussama Assaidi's late winner stuns Chelsea and earns Stoke just their fourth Premier League win this season.
Citywire Money, Tax and Property
- Investors sunk 14m into Brazilian property 'black hole'
Fri, 29 Nov 2013 08:11:00 Z
Liquidated company behind a footballer-fronted scheme promised 30% returns but never started building
- UK ?absolutely not? in housing bubble, claims A-rated manager
Thu, 07 Nov 2013 12:34:10 Z
Jonathan Ingram, the Citywire A-rated co-manager of the JP Morgan UK Dynamic fund, has dismissed fears that the country?s property market is in dangerous territory.
- 'Rip-off' valuation fees hurt buyers and surveyors
Fri, 09 Aug 2013 12:29:39 +0100
An inquiry into property valuations has been launched amid complaints that lenders are exploiting borrowers and surveyors.
- 5 tales of house price rises
Tue, 06 Aug 2013 14:42:08 +0100
All the house price data are pointing torises in property values. But why is it happening and how long will it last?