Japan's untold riches, Facebook's high-rolling hiring strategy, Tesco's foray into... Armenia.
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People need to be more concerned about slowing investment and a potential property bubble, but retail spending and rural incomes are filling some of the gap.
Unemployment has fallen below the Bank of England's original 7% for the first time since 2009.
The Office for National Statistics published figures this morning showing wages are rising faster than inflation for the first time in six years. It's exciting stuff.
Wages might finally start rising faster than prices too.
Ukraine has never quite recovered from its days as part of the Soviet Union. It is still grindingly poor - although its unemployment rate is better than ours...
Average earnings will start rising faster than the cost of living as early as this month, EY reckons.
The tech giants are also sitting on more dollar than Canada and oil-flush UAE and Norway.
Bling farmers, even more bling travelers and why criminals are helping the economy.
Brace yourselves, property fans: house prices are about to go up again, thanks to lower-than-expected construction output in March.
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Wendy Tan White, co-founder of DIY website builder Moonfruit, recovered from the dotcom crash by planning for the long-term.
The UK needs to get its head in the game if it is going to get a bigger slice of the public procurement pie, the CBI reckons.
Everyone's panicking about the flaw in internet security software, nicknamed Heartbleed, discovered earlier this week. Stay calm, says Martin Keegan. It's bad, but it's not that bad.
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