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    29 Nov 2015 Sun

    Iran seeks US$25b as new oil contract offer unveiled

    Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh opened a two-day conference in the capital attended by BP, Shell, Total of France, ENI of Italy, Repsol of Spain, OMV from Austria and other majors.

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    29 Nov 2015 Sun

    Car sales rev up on US holiday weekend

    US retailers faced competition for customers from car sellers on Thanksgiving weekend, as auto dealers offered bargains on vehicles as alluring as any discounted TV or stereo system.

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    28 Nov 2015 Sat

    Murdoch: Tribune papers likely to be sold, LA Times split off

    Rupert Murdoch, co-chairman of Wall Street Journal publisher News Corp , on Friday said he had "strong word" that the Tribune Publishing Co's newspaper group will be bought by a Wall Street firm, while the Los Angeles Times will be split off and purchased by local investors including philanthropist Eli Broad.

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    28 Nov 2015 Sat

    Neiman Marcus website suffers outage on Black Friday: CNBC

    Shoppers looking for deals on upscale retailer Neiman Marcus's website were left largely empty-handed after the site suffered an outage on Black Friday, CNBC reported.

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    28 Nov 2015 Sat

    Brazil to sue dam spill mining companies for US$5.2 billion

    Brazil's government said Friday it will sue mining giants BHP Billiton and Vale for US$5.2 billion in clean-up costs and damages after the deadly collapse of a waste water dam at an iron-ore mine.

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    28 Nov 2015 Sat

    Nearly 136 million expected for US Black Friday sales

    Nearly 136 million shoppers are expected to flock to US sales over the Black Friday weekend, both in stores and online, according to the National Retail Federation.

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    28 Nov 2015 Sat

    Oil prices slide amid oversupply worries

    Oil prices slid on Friday (Nov 27) on concerns about global oversupply as traders looked ahead to next week's OPEC meeting, sceptical the oil producers cartel will lower high output levels.

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    28 Nov 2015 Sat

    Abengoa CEO resigns as concerns mount over Spanish firm's fate

    Abengoa said on Friday (Nov 27) its chief executive Santiago Seage had resigned after it emerged the Spanish renewable energy giant was close to bankruptcy, as concerns rise over the fate of a firm that employs close to 29,000 people.

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    28 Nov 2015 Sat

    EU wants to give national privacy regulators more clout in new US data pact

    The European Union wants to enhance the power of the bloc's national privacy regulators in policing a planned new EU-U.S. data pact after the previous one was struck down by a top EU court on concerns about mass U.S. surveillance.

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    28 Nov 2015 Sat

    Video US stocks little changed: Disney drags on Dow

    US stocks ended little-changed on Friday in a shortened session a day after the Thanksgiving holiday, with retailers in focus as Black Friday sales kicked off the important year-end shopping season.