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ECB braces for QE as others shift rates

BRUSSELS - Greek funding and quantitative easing in Europe, an expected rate cut in Australia and the buoyant U.S. labor market are set to be the focus of an economic week dominated by a host of central bank meetings.

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Nokia CEO sees 'business as usual'; no change to outlook

BARCELONA - Nokia, the world's third-largest mobile equipment maker, has seen nothing in its business that would lead it to change its financial outlook, its chief executive said on Sunday.

2:20pm EST

New Internet rules set up industry's next battle

BARCELONA/BRUSSELS - New rules that aim to protect the openness of the Internet will allow telecom and cable groups to prioritize and earn potentially vast income from some types of data, setting up likely clashes with regulators in the future.

10:47am EST

Bells toll for Europe's largest gas field

WESTERWIJTWERD, Netherlands - Dutch church bells that for centuries have tolled to warn of floods across the low-lying countryside are sounding the alarm for a new threat: earthquakes linked to Europe's largest natural gas field.

4:05pm EST

Iraq minister sees oil at $64 to $65 per barrel

BAGHDAD - Iraq's Oil Minister Adel Abdel Mehdi said on Sunday world oil prices were gradually rebounding and he expected to see a barrel of crude selling at around $65.

10:41am EST

Jobs report may test market's complacency

NEW YORK - The U.S. stock market has been quiet this week - too quiet.

27 Feb 2015

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