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Walmart shares fall 10% as online sales slow
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UK unemployment rises for first time in two years
UK unemployment rose by 46,000 to 1.47 million in the three months to December, official figures show.


Gender pay gap: Men still earn more than women at most firms
New figures show 74% of medium and large companies pay men a higher wage rate than women.


AA share price plunges on profit warning
The breakdown and insurance firm is cutting dividend payments as it invests in the business.


BP says world's oil consumption will peak in late 2030s
A forecast by suggests global consumption will plateau at around 110 million barrels a day.



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by Robert L. Dilenschneider

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pub date: 2013-12-31 | paperback | 9780806536767