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- Glencore?s cut to zinc output boosts shares
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 21:40:50 GMT
Move addresses persistent supply and concerns about slowing demand in China
- Cargill tackles Indonesia on deforestation
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 21:39:44 GMT
Chief executive calls on Jakarta to intervene as illegal tree felling adds to region?s smog problems
- SP 500 index enjoys best week of 2015
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 20:10:33 GMT
Oil retreats but metal prices keep rising
- China, Japan bid for Indonesian projects
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 16:47:12 GMT
Asian powers compete to develop ports and rail links
- North Korea marks 70th anniversary
Sat, 10 Oct 2015 03:26:10 GMT
North Korea holds what is expected to be one of its biggest celebrations ever, marking the 70th anniversary of the ruling Workers' Party.
- Russia and US to hold Syria air talks
Sat, 10 Oct 2015 03:25:19 GMT
Russia will hold more talks with the US on air safety during the two countries' Syrian bombing campaigns, says the Pentagon.
- Rocket fired from Gaza hits Israel
Sat, 10 Oct 2015 01:27:48 GMT
Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip have fired a rocket into southern Israel, the Israeli military says, hours after six Palestinians were shot dead.
- Hopes of opening fire-hit ice centre
Sat, 10 Oct 2015 01:18:12 GMT
The world's largest indoor ice climbing facility could open later this year after being closed by a fire.
BBC Business News
- Lord Rose to lead pro-EU campaign
Sat, 10 Oct 2015 00:42:59 GMT
Lord Stuart Rose, former chief executive of Marks and Spencer, is to lead the campaign for Britain to stay in the European Union.
- Russia hopes for Grand Prix boost
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 21:30:08 GMT
Russia will take the Formula 1 centre stage this weekend in Sochi, and race organisers hope it can boost tourism and also fuel interest in motorsport.
- VIDEO: Bernanke urges punishment of bankers
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 20:48:17 GMT
Former US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke calls on 2008 financial crash investigators to examine individuals rather than companies.
- FTSE 100 biggest 5-day gain since 2011
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 16:24:35 GMT
The London market has its eighth straight day of gains, with miners leading the way after Glencore says it is slashing its zinc production.