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HSBC move decision 'in months'

HSBC says it will make its decision whether to move its headquarters out of the UK within months rather than years.

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Eurozone economic growth 'to rise'

Eurozone economic growth will be slightly stronger this year than previously forecast, according to the European Commission's latest quarterly forecast.

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Identity thieves 'target tenants'

Renters face the greatest risk from identity thieves owing to their domestic set-up and lifestyle, research suggests.

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UK construction hits 22-month low

Activity in the UK construction industry fell to its lowest level in nearly two years in April, a closely watched survey shows.

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Gym fall killed Silicon Valley boss

The Silicon Valley entrepreneur and SurveyMonkey chief executive Dave Goldberg died of severe head trauma, according to local officials.

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German firms rap rail strike leaders

German businesses criticise rail union leaders after drivers for the country's Deutsche Bahn rail operator begin a week-long strike in an increasingly bitter row over pay.

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Greece in urgent push for debt deal

Greek ministers launch a concerted effort to persuade European officials to release more bailout money as the government runs out of cash.

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Australia rates cut to historic low

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) cuts its key interest rate by 25 basis points to an all-time low of 2%.

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Lufthansa facing more cost-cutting

German airline Lufthansa, hit by a series of strikes, warns of more cost-cutting despite a profits improvement in the first quarter.

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UBS in 'advanced' forex probe talks

UBS says it is in "advanced talks" with the US Department of Justice to settle allegations that it attempted to rig foreign exchange markets.

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ANZ's results beat expectations

One of Australia's biggest lenders, ANZ, has beaten expectations and posted a half-year cash profit of 3.7bn Australian dollars ($2.9bn;£1.91bn) in the six months ending in March.

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Indonesian growth weakest since 2009

South East Asia's largest economy, Indonesia, grows at its weakest annual pace since 2009 in the first quarter of this year.

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Italy opens 'feed the planet' Expo

A major global commercial fair - Milan Expo 2015 - opens in northern Italy, but violence breaks out in the city as protesters clash with police.

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Apple Watch does not like tattoos

Apple acknowledges some of the functions on its new smartwatch may not work properly when it is worn over tattoos.

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VIDEO: 'It's about the experience you offer'

The Chief Executive of the hotels group Six Senses, Neil Jacobs, tells the BBC how his company has adapted to the economic downturn.

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VIDEO: Tax disc confusion 'costs millions'

The AA estimates motorists are losing out to the tune of almost £40m because of the way the new tax disc system works, although the DVLA disputes the figures.

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VIDEO: When is a late train really late?

Tony Miles from Modern Railway Magazine explains how train companies decide when a train is late and why some trains cannot run on time.

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VIDEO: China and Taiwan in trade talks

China's President Xi Jinping meets the head of Taiwan's ruling party later on Monday in the highest level talks between the two sides since 2009.

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VIDEO: Drone detector to safeguard planes

New radar technology will enable drones to be detected more easily

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VIDEO: Could this battery end energy bills?

Telsa Motors, the US company which makes electric cars, has unveiled a new battery it says can power homes using solar panels.

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VIDEO: Seychelles: 'We have diversified'

How did the Seychelles manage to meet their millennium development goals? The BBC's Lerato Mbele speaks to President James Michel.

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VIDEO: Asia battle for US bullet train deal

Two titans of Asian business and technology battle for the contract to build America's first bullet train.

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Will HSBC move back to its first home?

Will HSBC move back to its original home?

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Taking Africa's jobseekers online

Getting Africa's jobseekers online and into employment

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Is the US love affair with McDonald's waning?

Why some in the US are losing their love of McDonald's

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The female Kenyan brewery owner

The female Kenyan brewer taking on a global drinks giant

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Pac Man and the Philippines economy

Manny Pacquiao's fists of economic fury

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Greece's undeclared domestic default

Greece's undeclared domestic default

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