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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
GDP rises by 0.7% in third quarter
UK told to pay £1.7bn extra to EU
Standalone TSB picks up customers
Microsoft profits fall on Nokia deal
Spirit Pubs rejects offer from C&C
Job centres to get digital makeover
Qantas back on track to profit
Amazon reports increased losses
Tesco woes still weigh on FTSE
China's property prices decline
Asian shares mixed on firm earnings
Brazilian firms up bid for Chiquita
Lorry tax take bigger than expected
Japan court backs pregnant woman
New North Sea oil field discovered
UK retail sales fall in September
Call to scrap term-time holiday ban
Housing market in UK 'is cooling'
Lloyds expected to cut 9,000 jobs
New home building at seven-year high
Pension plan for regular job movers
South Africa growth forecast slashed
The king of discount voucher codes
The Chinese tycoon who loves animals
Boom times for Ethiopia's coffee shops
'Hold Qatar World Cup in May'
Caterham could miss United States GP
World Cup ticket sales near 1m
Silicon Valley's billion dollar failures
China's billionaires' club
The Brazilian walk-in siesta centres
Tesco's next move: Expert views
How to manage a fast-growing firm
India's love affair with gold set to deepen
Supermarket supplies: The hidden world
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