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Latest update : 2013-11-04

Blackberry’s biggest shareholder set to announce whether it plans formal bid

Fairfax Financial Holdings is due to announce whether to make a formal bid for the struggling smartphone maker, Blackberry. The company offered $4.7 billion to take the company private back in late September. We also look at the latest hot investment in the United States: used restaurant cooking oil. Where there's muck, there's brass, it would appear.

By Matthew WARREN

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2017-03-30 marijuana

US marijuana industry is smoking hot

America's legal marijuana industry is flying high and projected to keep growing in spite of a conservative administration in the White House. We take a closer look. Also today:...

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2017-03-29 Brexit

Markets muted as UK begins Brexit proceedings

The UK has triggered Article 50, kicking off two years of negotiations to leave the European Union. Michael Hewson, of CMC Markets, gives us his take on how the markets are...

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2017-03-28 labour law

Brazil's meat industry gets grilling from EU

Brazil closes three more meatpacking plants as a bribery scandal continues to disrupt its agricultural industry. Also today: France looks for a compromise on short-term...

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2017-03-27 Brexit

Startled startups flee UK ahead of Brexit

What's the next step for British startups looking to leave the UK due to Brexit? We take a closer look. Also today, Uber hits pause on its driverless car programme and New...

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2017-03-23 eurozone

US department store Sears faces possible closure

The future of US department store chain Sears is in doubt as it faces mounting losses and a shifting market. Meanwhile, the eurozone's chief is in hot water over some...

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