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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
UK inflation rate falls to 1.5%
Bosses and cash vanish at shoe firm
Six regions hit new house price peak
Global firms 'need new tax rules'
Judge overturns Uber ban in Germany
Phones 4U founder attacks networks
German investor confidence falls
Radisson halts Vikings sponsorship
Russians urged 'don't panic'
Alibaba raises price of share sale
Asos shares fall 14% on poor outlook
Climate change remedies 'affordable'
Microsoft buys Minecraft for $2.5bn
Gaultier quits ready-to-wear clothes
London Market Report
Design contest opens for new £1 coin
Google worker lived a year on campus
Contactless payments arrive for Tube
Southern Water £176m sewage penalty
Phones 4U shops closing for business
OECD sees global economy held back
Business urges post-referendum unity
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The start-up boss rejected 45 times
Kenya's business beauty queen
US firm assessing offer for Tottenham
Man United predicts fall in profit
Ferrari chairman quits after 23 years
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