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US economy growing at faster pace

The US economy grows at an annual rate of 5% in the third quarter, its fastest pace for 11 years, official figures suggest.

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UK home sales below 100,000 a month

The number of homes being sold in the UK fell below 100,000 a month in November for the first time in a year, according to HM Revenue and Customs.

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Opec oil production ‘will not fall’

Saudi Arabia’s oil minister, Ali al-Naimi, says the Opec cartel will not cut oil production even if the price falls to $20 a barrel.

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The world economy in 2014

Not a disaster – but not quite a vintage year

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How GPS delivery is changing shopping

GPS brings the world to your front door

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Chopping boards made behind bars

The chopping boards business whose products are made by prisoners.

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Internet problems hit food shoppers

Hundreds of online supermarket shoppers have been experiencing frustrating technical problems amid the rush for Christmas.

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Qatar sponsorship deal for Goodwood

Glorious Goodwood will be rebranded the Qatar Goodwood Festival in a 10-year sponsorship deal, the biggest in British racing.

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VIDEO: Could beacons transform shopping?

Spencer Kelly puts beacon technology to the test

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Germany wants more women in boardroom

Germany’s drive to promote more women in business