Libor Case Comes to Trial

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U.K. prosecutors are preparing to try to cast Tom Hayes, a former star trader at UBS and Citigroup, as the ringleader of a global conspiracy to rig interest rates in a trial that starts Tuesday in London.

African Economies to Gather Pace

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African economies will gather pace this year and next year, in their fitful and uneven economic ascent, three prominent organizations said in a joint report.

European Stocks Down on Greek Debt Fears

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European stocks pushed lower, weighed by more concerns about the state of Greece’s finances, although trading is set to be limited with key markets closed.

Australia's Scrapped Iron-Ore Inquiry Fires Up Debate Over Output

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Australia’s decision to reject an inquiry into the iron-ore market has stirred up a bitter debate over the industry’s relentless output expansion, despite sinking prices.

Takeover Plan Gets Sirius

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Sirius Resources, which is building a vast nickel mine in Australia, agreed to a cash-and-shares takeover by rival Independence Group.

Takeover Plan Gets Sirius

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Sirius Resources, which is building a vast nickel mine in Australia, agreed to a cash-and-shares takeover by rival Independence Group.

Audi Eyes Mobile Browsing With Connected Cars

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To attract customers in China, Audi is betting on connected cars that feature autonomous-driving technology designed to free up drivers to browse the Internet while in transit.

China to Trim Tariffs in Bid to Fashion Spending Spree

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Seeking to boost domestic consumption and sustain economic growth, China will cut import duties on cosmetics, shoes and clothes by an average of one-half.

Foreign Airlines May Land Domestic Routes in Australia

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Australia is considering allowing foreign airlines to fly domestic routes in the tropical north of the country, in a plan that could potentially hurt local carriers.

Sweden Wins Eurovision

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Sweden emerged victorious in the 60th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest, narrowly beating Russia, which was booed by the audience at the Wiener Stadthalle arena in Vienna.

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