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Amazon sues four paid review sites

Amazon has sued four firms that pay people to produce reviews that then appear on the online retailer’s site.

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VIDEO: African telecom firms take on banks

Telecom companies in Africa are becoming major players in the banking business as the number of people across the continent using mobile phones continues to grow.

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VIDEO: Saving Uganda’s Ankole Longhorn cows

Almost entirely destroyed by cross-breeding, Ugandans are uniting to save the country’s Ankole Longhorn cattle.

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Betting mad! Brits set to splash $730M on horses

Punters and bookies alike are gearing up for the Grand National, with bookmakers estimating some $731 million will be wagered in the U.K. on the day.

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Is market liquidity your number one concern?

European investors have thrown their weight behind Jamie Dimon’s warning of the risks that reduced liquidity was having on global asset markets.

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Sold out: Fans rush to buy the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch became available to pre-order on Friday, with fans worldwide flocking to the stores.

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GE’s sale ‘perfect timing': Cashin

Art Cashin of UBS, shares his thoughts on General Electric’s move to sell the bulk of the assets in its GE Capital unit.

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Greece: The next deadline approaches

Greece repaid one of its key loans on Thursday, but with the country’s coffers still close to empty, the government may merely have earned short-term respite.

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Fed’s Lacker repeats ‘strong’ case for June rate hike

The case for the Fed to raise U.S. interest rates in June remains “strong,” a top Fed official said on Friday.

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Russia’s rouble: From down-and-out to darling

What a week for the ruble – the currency has hit new highs against the dollar and euro to become this year’s best performer.