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World markets sink as Trump stokes fears of trade war
World stock markets have tumbled as investors fret over the prospect of a damaging trade war between the globe's two largest economies.
BoE sees cold snap hitting quarterly growth as rates left on hold
The Bank of England has cut its expectation for GDP growth after the cold snap - but still looks poised to hike interest rates later this spring.
Toys R Us founder Charles P Lazarus dies, aged 94
The founder of Toys R Us has died aged 94 after a "period of declining health", according to a statement from the toy company.
UK 'has turned a blind eye' towards Russian money-laundering
One of Russia's leading dissidents has accused the UK of "turning a blind eye" towards money-laundering and corruption.
Retail sales bounce-back fails to lift high street gloom
Retail sales grew by a better than expected 0.8% in February but the figures failed to lift the gloom surrounding the high street.
Ted Baker hit by 'Beast from the East' and warns of tough months ahead
Shares in Ted Baker have plunged after it warned of tough trading in the months ahead and said it had been hit by the "Beast from the East".
TV Times owner plots £300m merger with Viz publisher Dennis
The new owner of dozens of well-known British magazines including Marie Claire and TV Times is plotting a potential merger with the company that publishes titles such as Viz and The Week.
What next for RB after exit from Pfizer consumer goods sale
At least Rakesh Kapoor can console himself that his share price was up by 5% on Thursday.
UK passport firm demands Theresa May explain 'moving manufacture to France'
Theresa May has been urged to visit the factory of a UK security firm and explain why a French company is taking over their contract to make British passports.
Taxpayer bank stakes chief to quit amid RBS sale delays
The banker hired by ministers to oversee Royal Bank of Scotland's (RBS) return to private sector ownership is to step down amid ongoing delays to the lender's sell-off.
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