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  • Gulf states gain from Russia debt freeze
    Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:19:42 GMT
    As mainstream emerging markets disappoint on growth, liquidity is likely to be squeezed into smaller markets with strong macroeconomic stories
  • Zinc producers eye resuming operations
    Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:09:24 GMT
    Although the price has been flat this year, Canadian company Teck is banking on a rally and is to resume operations at its shelved Pend Oreille mine
  • Tate Lyle boosted by renewed bid talk
    Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:42:51 GMT
    Tate Lyle climbed on Thursday amid renewed talk of interest from industry peers including Bunge as the MA surge breathes life into old rumours
  • Greek bank borrowing costs fall
    Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:37:19 GMT
    National Bank of Greece bond yields 4.375%, less than the 4.95% the Greek government issued at recently, which has since fallen

BBC News

  • FBI probe teacher 'abused boys in UK'
    Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:31:00 GMT
    A convicted paedophile abused children at a private school in London where he taught, its chair of governors confirms.
  • Mystery of dazzling supernova solved
    Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:21:42 GMT
    An exceptionally bright supernova that baffled scientists has been explained - its light is amplified by another galaxy acting as a "lens".
  • Netanyahu: Abbas must end Hamas pact
    Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:18:10 GMT
    Israeli PM Netanyahu tells the BBC Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas must abandon his pact with Hamas if he wants peace talks to resume.

BBC Business News

  • VIDEO: Labour looks to sever Co-op links
    Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:48:49 GMT
    The Labour Party is looking to sever its links with the troubled Co-op Bank, bringing to an end one of the oldest political partnerships in the UK.
  • Alstom shares jump on GE bid report
    Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:26:18 GMT
    Shares in French engineering company Alstom jump after a report that US multinational General Electric is in talks to buy Alstom for $13bn.
  • Barclays wins pay package vote
    Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:24:31 GMT
    Barclays shareholders vote to approve the bank's remuneration package, which includes higher bonuses despite a 30% fall in profits.

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