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Cameron: Let’s build a better UK

19 September 2014 Last updated at 12:07 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. David Cameron: ”Like millions of other people, I am delighted” David Cameron has said it is time for “our United Kingdom to come together … Continue reading

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South Africa’s Investec sees stronger H1 earnings

(Adds AFN product code) JOHANNESBURG, Sept 19 (Reuters) – South African investmentbank Investec (LSE: INVP.L – news) expects an improved first halfperformance, boosted mainly by increased assets undermanagement, the company said on Friday. The wealth manager said its asset management … Continue reading

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UK markets welcome Scotland’s rejection of independence

(Updates market prices, adds quotes and context) By Jamie McGeever LONDON, Sept 19 (Reuters) – Investors in British financialmarkets breathed a sigh of relief on Friday, after a Scottishvote against independence spared them prolonged andunprecedented uncertainty that a break up … Continue reading

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Alibaba sets IPO share price, to raise $25 bn

New York (AFP) – Chinese online retail giant Alibaba is poised for a record-breaking stock market debut on Friday, with shares priced at $68 in a public offering that could be valued at $25 billion. The company will step into … Continue reading

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Asian shares follow Wall St higher, pound up on Scotland vote

Asian markets rose Friday following a record close on Wall Street, while the pound rallied against other major currencies after Scottish voters rejected independence from the United Kingdom. The surge in New York — fuelled by the Federal Reserve’s dovish … Continue reading

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China hands drugmaker GSK record $489 million fine, sentences executives

SHANGHAI/LONDON (Reuters) – China fined GlaxoSmithKline Plc (GSK.L) a record 3 billion yuan ($490 million) on Friday for paying bribes to doctors to use its drugs, underlining the risks of doing business there while also ending a damaging chapter for … Continue reading

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Scots spurn independence in historic vote but demand new powers

EDINBURGH (Reuters) – Scotland spurned independence in a historic referendum that threatened to rip the United Kingdom apart, sow financial turmoil and diminish Britain’s remaining global clout. A vote for the 307-year union is a relief for millions of Britons … Continue reading

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Alibaba IPO prices at top of range, raising $21.8 billion

(Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding (BABA.N) priced its initial public offering at $68 a share, the top end of the expected range, raising $21.8 billion on Thursday, in the latest sign of strong investor appetite for the Chinese e-commerce juggernaut. … Continue reading

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France says it launches first air strikes in Iraq

PARIS (Reuters) – France said on Friday its jets had launched strikes inside Iraq for the first time since the country promised to join military action against Islamic State insurgents who have taken over parts of the country. “This morning … Continue reading

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Islamic State video purports to show beheading of UK hostage David Haines

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Islamic State militants fighting in Iraq and Syria released a video on Saturday that purported to show the beheading of British aid worker David Haines. Reuters could not immediately verify the footage. But the images were consistent … Continue reading

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Current News

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Current News Stories

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