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Super-rich: 62 people own as much as half the world

Report by UK charity Oxfam calls for a crackdown on tax havens as the world's wealthiest hide $7.6 trillion from taxes.

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Oil market shaken by Iran's plan to boost output

With sanctions lifted, country eyes additional 500,000 barrels of oil per day, pushing crude price down to 13-year low.

Iran's economy

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Iran sanctions: What is expected next?

Dismantling of Tehran's nuclear programme and lifting of sanctions can have huge impacts on oil production and prices.

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Syrian refugee wins a million euros in French lottery

A Syrian migrant, 30, wins 1mn euros in a French lottery that helped him buy an apartment and start his business.

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Oil prices drop below $30 as global markets slide

Chinese economy's poor health raises alarm with Asian markets sinking as price of oil slides to new 12-year low.

Shanghai index

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Three ticket holders win $1.6bn US lottery

Unidentified winners of record Powerball prize worth $1.6bn declared in California, Tennessee and Florida.

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Tumbling oil prices fall to 12-year low

Prices fell below $30 a barrel briefly as British oil and gas company BP says it will cut 4,000 jobs.

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Samsung settles compensation claims by sick workers

Deal signed with families of former workers with leukaemia they claim came from working at S Korean company's factories.

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Saudi Aramco eyes $1 trillion listing

Amid low oil prices and burgeoning budget deficits, oil giant confirms it is considering listing in capital markets.

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China shares nosedive triggering new trading halt

For the second time in a week, emergency measures kick in after stocks tumble by more than seven percent.

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