NZ mansion Kim ‘Dotcom’ lived in up for saleKim ‘Dotcom’Kim ‘Dotcom’The lavish New Zealand mansion where controversial tech businessman Kim ‘Dot Com’ once lived is on the market for more than $40 million.
US payrolls gain smallest in seven monthsNon-farm payrolls increased by 160,000 jobs last month as construction employment barely rose and the retail sector shed jobs. Rio Tinto in Mongolia mine expansionThe expansion of the Oyu Tolgoi mine will proceed after Rio Tinto, the Mongolian government and another partner agreed on a $US5.3 billion investment plan. Excalibur Tata buyout team to meet banksExcalibur Steel will hold talks with banks present its proposal to save the loss-making Tata Steel from the threat of closure.

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The share market has recovered from early falls as firmer commodities prices helped the big miners and a weaker dollar assisted exporters.