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Wonga to pay £2.6m in compensation
"Payday lender Wonga must pay Â£2.6 million in compensation after chasing struggling customers with fake legal letters in order to pressurise them into paying up."
IBM Ginni Rometty And 2015 Road Map - Business Insider
"CEO Ginni Rometty took the helm at the start of 2012 and she''s been hamstrung ever since by promise from her predecessor, Sam Palmisano, from another age."
Google offers real-time LSEâ€ˆdata for free | City A.M.
"GOOGLE is taking on the worldâ€™s leading financial data firms after striking a deal to provide real-time prices of stocks on the London St"
Yahooâ€™s Alibaba Windfall Means Firepower to Chase Google - Bloomberg
Forget Yahoo! Softbank Is the Alibaba Play - Barron''s
"The big technology investor and operator stands to make as much as $57 billion on its stake. Look for more acquisitions to come."
Google''s Calico Could Pose Conflict for Apple Chairman Arthur Levinson | TIME.com
"Silicon Valley titans Apple and GoogleÂ have always had a complicated relationship.Â Once close allies, the two companies have adopted an increasingly hostile posture toward each other as theÂ battle for mobile device supremacyÂ has escalated."
CRMnext raises Rs 42 crore from Norwest Venture Partners - The Economic Times
"CRMnext has raised Rs 42 crore in series A round funding from Norwest Venture Partners. The company provides cloud-based customer relationship management for enterprises."
Any talk of economic recovery is pure fiction | Aditya Chakrabortty | Comment is free | The Guardian
"Aditya Chakrabortty: We''re just importing more people from crisis-hit southern Europe into low-paying jobs or precarious underpaid self-employment"
Retail sales, inventory data suggest strong fourth-quarter growth | Reuters
"WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. retail sales edged up in December with a core spending gauge posting a big jump, a sign the economy gathered steam at the end of last year and was poised for stronger growth"
Dubai''s Damac $500m sukuk expected to price Wednesday - Sukuk - ArabianBusiness.com
Business News Headlines
eBay to split off PayPal business
Microsoft unveils Windows 10 system
Virgin asks for football TV inquiry
Wonga sees profits more than halve
Argentina defies US over debt payment
EU to keep Russia sanctions in place
Obama and Modi call for 'new agenda'
Ireland gave 'state aid' to Apple
UK second quarter growth revised up
London Market Report
L'Oreal halts travel to Hong Kong
Annual house price growth 'slows'
Warm weather hits sales at Next
Supermarkets launch petrol price cut
Recalculation boosts Kenyan economy
Eurozone inflation near five-year low
Sainsbury's 'spend more' poster gaffe
Netflix to release full-length film
Osborne proposes new benefits freeze
UK consumers face 'lost decade'
Tory welfare cap to fund youth jobs
Argentina 'in contempt' of US court
UK manufacturers 'want to stay in EU'
House prices 'accelerated' in August
The woes of Rio's small retailers
Setting up business with a stranger
Delhi marriage detective in high demand
Ryder Cup '£40m of free advertising'
Liverpool under FFP investigation
World Cup fever boosts Nike profit
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VIDEO: Aldi posts big rise in pre-tax profit
VIDEO: US lessons for UK's nuclear waste?
VIDEO: Will protests harm HK economy?
AUDIO: Sorrell on 'damaging' EU referendum
VIDEO: Can Microsoft's Xbox conquer China?
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New rules for passing on a pension
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