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Scott Nations of Nations Shares analyses Wall Street's strongest week this year.
The annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund is underway in Peru's capital Lima.
US shares close higher after minutes of Federal Reserve meeting are released.
VW's American boss, Michael Horn, testifies to Congress about the emissions scandal.
China's slowing growth spooks investors in US fast food giant Yum.
Volkswagen appoints a new chairman but a fix for its 'defeat device' is still months away
Kai Ryssdal of Marketplace speaks to President Obama about the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
A deal allowing transatlantic data transfer has been deemed invalid.
Trans-Pacific free trade deal is agreed creating vast partnership
Twelve Pacific Rim nations have agreed a trade pact - the biggest in a generation.
Fri 2 Oct 2015
FIFA sponsors tell President Sepp Blatter to resign
India has announced a long term plan to cut carbon pollution by a third within 15 years.
Thu 1 Oct 2015
There was a hint of optimism on US markets, so which sectors were the best performers?
Internet freedom campaigners in Thailand have launched cyber attacks on state websites.
Wed 30 Sep 2015
As US shares end up today, we ask what's behind the optimism.
We ask how significant Olaf Lies's intervention will turn out to be.
Tue 29 Sep 2015
The Bank of England governor warns global economy at risk from climate change.
We try to find out why shares of mining giant Glencore have been experiencing volatility.
Mon 28 Sep 2015
Glencore's shares tumble to a record low.
Plus how seriously has the 'Made in Germany' brand been damaged by the VW scandal.
Fri 25 Sep 2015
US markets closed slightly higher on Friday. We hear why from Chris Low of FTN Financial.
Volkswagen has appointed a new boss in the wake of the fake emissions scandal.
Thu 24 Sep 2015
How have the US markets reacted to the woes at Volkswagen?
Volkswagen has admitted using the same fake emissions test in Europe as in the US.
Wed 23 Sep 2015
Volkswagen's chief resigns over emissions rigging - so is this the end of the scandal?
Martin Winterkorn quits as Volkswagen boss amid the deepening emissions-rigging scandal.
Tue 22 Sep 2015
The Volkswagen emissions scandal moves up a gear.
EU ministers force a deal on migrant quotas, we hear why some countries oppose the idea.
Mon 21 Sep 2015
Volkswagen is ordered to recall half a million vehicles after cheating emissions surveys.
Half a million cars will be recalled, and VW shares fell more than 18%.
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