Applications for US jobless benefits rise to still-low 281,000, a sign of healthy job market. BBC to axe more than 1,000 jobs. Areas at risk: digital, engineering, BBC Worldwide, marketing &comms, finance, HR, IT support and legal Ukraine and the lenders have agreed to confidentiality and further talksUkraine and lenders will hold talks on the revision of the national debtJaresko: we have stabilized the economyTaxi service Uber is planning to open a representative office in KyivGreek PM maintains referendum, calls on people to vote 'No'Saudi magnate Alwaleed says to donate $32 billion to charity Underwhelming market reaction to Russia's first real IPO since Crimea annexation.Nobody trading Credit Bank of Moscow Russia halts gas supplies to Ukraine from July 1: Gazprom Athens scrambles to pay wages and pensions after becoming the first EU country to default on its debtsGreece defaults on debt: IMF Greece officially defaults on its debt to the IMF, the first developed economy to do so. Turkey says 'ready to help' Greece out of economic crisis Obama: Greece situation can dampen entire global economy Eurogroup refuses Greece bailout extension request, Slovakia says Merkel says Germany refuses to consider a third bailout package proposed by Athens before Sunday's referendum in Greece Indies think Apple Music will finally make streaming pay for downloads from its iTunes StoreA British man has started a crowdfunding campaign to pay Greece's debt. ~ $45K raised so farGreek finance minister says Greece will not pay the IMF on TuesdayGerman government official says it is now too late for an extension of the Greek bailout programme. Willis Group, Towers Watson Agree to $18 Billion Merger China's efforts to stave off a crash in the world's most volatile stock market gainied traction with intensifying government supportThe UK economy grew by 0.4% in first quarter of 2015 compared with the earlier estimate 0,3%Today’s Dailychart shows the change in tourist arrivals before and after terrorist attacks Greek government official confirms Athens will not pay €1.6bn to IMF today, becoming first developed nation to default to IMF. Tunisia sees losses of $515 million for tourism this year after attackMap: Areas of Cartel Influence in MexicoGerman(Siemens)-Russian joint venture delivers turbines four Crimea power station despite sanctions. S&P credit agency cuts Greece's rating further into junk status, puts chance of exit from Euro at 50/50

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2 July 2015
Ukraine and the lenders have agreed to confidentiality and further talks
Taxi service Uber is planning to open a representative office in Kyiv
Underwhelming market reaction to Russia's first real IPO since Crimea annexation.Nobody trading Credit Bank of Moscow
Turkey says 'ready to help' Greece out of economic crisis
A British man has started a crowdfunding campaign to pay Greece's debt. ~ $45K raised so far
Today’s Dailychart shows the change in tourist arrivals before and after terrorist attacks
Map: Areas of Cartel Influence in Mexico