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Latest update : 2014-02-05

Trial of executives blamed for Irish banking crisis set to begin

The trial of three former executives at Anglo Irish Bank, considered the bank that brought down Ireland’s economy, begins in Dublin today. They're the first bankers in Ireland to face prosecution since the Irish banking sector was rescued from collapse in 2009. Also today: the cloud that brought Satya Nadella to the head of Microsoft.

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2016-12-09 Greece

Greece hands out Christmas bonuses

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has announced a Christmas bonus for pensioners after another round of protests. Also, the ECB says it will tweak its quantitative easing...

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2016-12-08 eurozone

Trump, Italy, slow growth: The ECB's challenges

A lot has happened since the last meeting of the European Central Bank: Donald Trump has been elected US president, Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has resigned, and the euro...

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2016-12-07 Donald Trump

Trump wins $50bn US investment from Japan's Softbank

The Japanese technology company Softbank is to invest $50 billion in the United States, with hopes of creating 50,000 jobs. The move was announced by US President-elect Donald...

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2016-12-06 South Korea

South Korea's business conglomerates face corruption accusations

South Korea's biggest business leaders get a public grilling by lawmakers over allegations of corruption. The episode was the latest in the ongoing influence peddling scandal...

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2016-12-02 Nike

Marty McFly's self-tying shoes inspire new Nike sneakers

From fiction to reality: Nike releases new sneakers inspired by the iconic self-lacing shoes worn by Michael J. Fox in "Back to the Future". First though, we look at François...

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