1 October 2014
How would a Tory government pay for the tax cuts promised today by David Cameron?
Bond giant Pimco saw its investors withdraw a record $23.5bn (£14.5bn) in funds after manager Bill Gross abruptly left the company last month.
Celebrities who had intimate pictures of themselves leaked onto the internet were "dumb" for taking them, the EU's new digital commissioner says.
Young people lack workplace skills such as communication and team working, a study among employers suggests.
Argentina's central bank governor Juan Carlos Fabrega resigns after less than a year in the job, as the country's economic troubles pile up.
Japan's stock markets were rattled after a trading error caused more than $600bn (£370bn) worth of orders to be made and then cancelled.
1 October 2014
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As protesters take to the streets in Hong Kong demanding democracy, what implications are there for Hong Kong's future as a financial hub?
The boss of Argentina's central bank has resigned. Juan Carlos Fabrega had been calling the government to tackle inflation and rein in spending. That created conflict with the nation's economy minister. The BBC's South American Business Report Katy Watson says the resignation doesn't make President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner look good either.
Jurgen Stackman, chairman of carmaker Seat is on Radio 5 live. Ten years ago electric vehicles were seen as the future, so what went wrong? Industry watchers were very optimistic about the speed of people picking them up, he says. Electric cars still have mileage and range limitations and families with one car don't want to rely on an electric car, he adds.
There were sharp losses for US shares overnight. On World Business Report, Michael Hewson, chief analyst at CMC Markets reminds us that the US market has had a good run recently. But there is not much to be positive about at the moment, he says. The recent economic data from China and Japan has not been great. Traders are also preparing for higher interest rates in the US, Mr Hewson says.
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There were sharp losses for US shares overnight, so it will be interesting to see how Europe responds to that later. Plus we'll have reports from the Paris Motor Show. It should be a fun morning, so stay with us.
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