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Apple has pushed past arch-rival Microsoft to become the world's biggest technology company.
27 May 2010 , 09:59BBC News10860
Falling oil prices, down nearly 20 percent so far this month, might be just one of the few bits of good news among all the gloom for the global economic recovery, analysts said.
27 May 2010 , 08:58AFP9660
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has raised fresh concerns about Spain's economy, saying "far-reaching" reforms are needed to ensure its recovery.
25 May 2010 , 10:07BBC News10480
The US Senate has passed a bill providing the most sweeping overhaul of financial regulations since the 1930s.
21 May 2010 , 10:24BBC News9540
Greece is due to receive the first tranche of a 110bn-euro ($136bn; £94bn) loan to help it overcome its debt crisis, the European Union has said.
18 May 2010 , 08:56BBC News11240
Storm clouds are gathering over the global economy with a string of events including sovereign debt woes in Europe, the Louisiana oil spill and the disruption from the Icelandic volcano eruption darkening prospects for growth.
07 May 2010 , 09:26QMI Agency12640
Greece had a far larger budget deficit than expected last year and the figures may yet get worse, according to the European Union's statistics office.
23 April 2010 , 10:32BBC News12250
The global economy will grow a faster than expected 4.2% this year, says the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
22 April 2010 , 10:53BBC News8980
On Wednesday, dozens of leaders of international companies working in Russia will commit themselves to refraining from participating in corrupt practices.
21 April 2010 , 09:38Vedomosti35500
Finance ministers of the 16 eurozone nations have agreed to provide up to 30bn euros (£26bn) in emergency loans for debt-hit Greece it asks for them.
12 April 2010 , 08:10BBC News16850
Russian companies attempting to list abroad will have to do so under “sub-optimal” conditions due to punitive measures recently imposed by Moscow’s regulator, western bankers have warned.
05 April 2010 , 09:59Financial Times13840
The US Treasury is delaying by several months a report on whether China manipulates its currency, the yuan.
05 April 2010 , 09:23BBC News44720
Further development in economic relations between Russia and China is impossible without an increase in bilateral investments, a leading Russian researcher said.
05 April 2010 , 08:45RIA Novosti16430
The unemployment rate across the 16-nation eurozone hit 10% in February, the first time it has reached double figures since the euro was introduced.
01 April 2010 , 08:43BBC News10020
The World Bank consolidated its faith in the Russian economy. The WB experts predicted a 3.2-percent growth for the Russian GDP in November 2009. Now specialists of this global financial organization forecast the growth of Russia’s Gross Domestic Product on the level of 5-5.5 percent.
29 March 2010 , 10:20Pravda24340
All 16 eurozone countries have backed a financing plan to help debt-laden Greece, which will include IMF money.
26 March 2010 , 09:12BBC News13030
Economic growth slowed to an annual 3.9 percent in February, Deputy Economic Development Minister Andrei Klepach said Monday.
23 March 2010 , 08:23Bloomberg8610
Industrial production in the 16 countries that use the euro increased by much more than expected in January.
16 March 2010 , 08:46BBC News8580
Russia's largest diamond miner Alrosa said on Thursday it planned to sign three-year contracts with three Indian companies on the delivery of uncut diamonds worth $490 million.
12 March 2010 , 08:26RIA Novosti35410
The US government recorded a budget deficit of $221bn in February - the largest monthly deficit in its history.
11 March 2010 , 08:47BBC News24410