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Latest update : 2014-02-04

Markets slammed with sell-off over global economy concerns

Markets across Asia plunged this Tuesday as a mass sell-off of shares spilled over from Wall Street. Investors continue to be concerned about the state of the world’s two largest economies following disappointing data from the manufacturing sector in both the US and China. Also today: squeaky times for Mickey Mouse and friends at Euro Disney.

By Stephen CARROLL

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2015-03-06 eurozone

Europe on the road to recovery

The eurozone economy is firmly on the road to recovery – but still needs help so as not to fall off track. That’s the message from the European Central Bank, as it upgrades its...

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2015-03-05 eurozone

Managing expectations: China cuts growth targets as slowdown continues

The Chinese government has cut its target for economic growth for this year to "around 7%" after the rate of expansion fell to its lowest in 24 years in 2014. We speak to Naeem...

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2015-03-04 nuclear power

Record losses at French nuclear firm Areva

The French nuclear firm Areva has reported record losses of €4.8 billion for last year. The company has suffered from changes in the global nuclear industry, and expensive delays...

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2015-03-03 auto industry

Nissan expects 'dramatic decline' in Russian car market in 2015

Nissan says it expects a "dramatic decline" in the Russian market this year, as sales pick up in the rest of Europe. We spoke to the Chairman of Nissan Europe, Paul Willcox, from...

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2015-03-02 technology

Samsung hopes to win back lost ground with new phones

Samsung is hoping to regain its top spot in the smartphone market with two new models unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The South Korean electronics giant is...

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