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China’s economy grows at slowest pace since 1990s

China's economic growth slowed in the second quarter to its weakest pace since the early 1990s, official figures showed. In the three months to June, the economy grew 6.2% from a year earlier. The result was in line with forecasts. China has moved to stimulate its...

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Hunt v Johnson: The business view

The race to replace Theresa May as prime minister is now into its final stages as Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt go head-to-head for the Conservative leadership.The party's members will now choose the winner, but what do business owners in a safe Tory seat want to hear...

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Cricket World Cup: Illegal bookmakers still thriving

With India's talismanic batsman MS Dhoni mere centimetres away from safety, a direct hit sends two bails flying into the air and ends a country's hope of lifting the Cricket World Cup trophy.The former captain's dismissal plunges a nation into mourning - and one man...

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The pound's fall: a tale of two cities

Rob and Chloe are sharing a small Starbucks while admiring the bright lights of New York's Times Square. Coffee cost? Almost $5. They've also had a cake and a sandwich. $16-plus. Based on the exchange rate they got back in Kent, nurse Chloe estimates the total cost...

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Heathrow strike threat to summer holiday travel

Holidaymakers jetting off on summer breaks could be hit by strike action planned at London's Heathrow airport.More than 4,000 workers at the airport - including customer service, engineering and security staff - have voted to strike over pay.Staff will walk out on 26...

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