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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
IMF's Lagarde under investigation
McDonald's in Moscow court appeal
RBS fined £14.5m over mortgage advice
Supermarket growth 'at 10-year low'
Stores 'must improve disabled access'
Alibaba profits up ahead of flotation
Anti-independence firms make case
Snapchat valued at $10bn by backers
Ryanair to bid for Cyprus Airways
Germany to fight 'benefit tourism'
Foxtons hit by slowdown warning
Lockheed Martin in space junk deal
London Market Report
Burger King and Tim Hortons to merge
Fonterra in big China dairy tie-up
US house price growth slows in June
Students fall victim to phone scam
UK's 'most generous town' revealed
Savings up as new rules take effect
Call for better regulation of buses
UK's 'most desirable' areas revealed
South Africa economy avoids recession
UK service sector growth 'slows'
Investments in Zimbabwe 'plunging'
Myanmar's young tourism entrepreneurs
The man 'behind a million babies'
Brewing a beer revolution in Africa
England Women's Sevens turn pro
Villa appoint Fox as chief executive
Coventry to return to Ricoh Arena
VIDEO: Scots independence: Business views
VIDEO: Phones to come with 'kill switch'
VIDEO: RBS mortgages chief: 'Won't happen again'
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VIDEO: What next for worker pay in Asia?
VIDEO: Malaysia Airlines job cuts a concern
VIDEO: 'WPP growth good, despite sterling'
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Tunisia's first video games boss
Celebrating the joy of craftsmanship
Zara's 'Holocaust uniform' and other clothing errors
Could your clothing save your life?
How Norway avoided the 'curse of oil'
France and the shadow of the euro
Cleaning up Mali's rubbish
Chinese move into US luxury property
Day trips: Keeping the costs down
From mountaineer to tour operator