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Now you can fly to New York for only £56 – but there’s a bit of a catch
Декабрь 29, 2016
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Now you can fly to New York for only £56 – but there’s a bit of a catch

You will soon be able to fly from the UK to New York for just £56 – but there’s a catch. The price from Norwegian Airlines sounds great on the face of it, who wouldn’t want to pay less than £60 for a one-way flight across the Atlantic Ocean. But you will have to be willing to make a few sacrifices...

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West Ham linked with £200m Red Bull takeover bid
Декабрь 26, 2016
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West Ham linked with £200m Red Bull takeover bid

Red Bull’s desire to expand into the English Premier League appears to have taken them to London after it emerged that the energy drinks giant is looking at a takeover bid for West Ham United, according to reports. Red Bull already own clubs in Germany, Austria and the United States, and recently sold off a team in Ghana...

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Canadian firm CCL to acquire UK’s new £5 note maker Innovia for £680m
Декабрь 21, 2016
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Canadian firm CCL to acquire UK’s new £5 note maker Innovia for £680m

CCL Industries has agreed to acquire UK's high-tech film maker Innovia Group, which is the current supplier of Bank of England's (BoE) new £5 plastic notes. The Canadian label and packaging maker made the announcement on Monday (19 December). The Ontario-headquartered company said that the deal value would stand...

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US Marshal arrested for pointing gun at McDonald’s cashier
Декабрь 19, 2016
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US Marshal arrested for pointing gun at McDonald’s cashier

He’s not “lovin’ it.” An impatient U.S. Marshal tired of waiting for his food at a Brooklyn McDonald’s pulled a gun on a cashier hoping it would expedite service — but was instead arrested, cops said Sunday. Deputy Marshal Charles Brown entered the fast food joint in Bay Ridge around 1:20...

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Brits will spend £2.6 billion today as high streets get set for ‘Panic Saturday’
Декабрь 17, 2016
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Brits will spend £2.6 billion today as high streets get set for ‘Panic Saturday’

It’s probably just dawned on you – it’s the last weekend before Christmas. And you haven’t done your shopping yet. The realisation is setting in. You’ll have to head out – with MILLIONS of other shoppers. That’s right folks – get set for chaos of epic proportions as today is,...

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Commodities round-up: Gold, oil futures slide as Fed meeting approaches
Декабрь 15, 2016
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Commodities round-up: Gold, oil futures slide as Fed meeting approaches

  Crude oil and precious metals headed lower on Tuesday (13 December) ahead of the US Federal Reserve's monetary policy meeting slated for Wednesday, with the market pricing in a 25 basis point rate hike for the first time in 12 months. Both gold and silver took a pounding. The Comex gold contract for February delivery...

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Tata Steel needs to overcome major hurdles to save Port Talbot plant, warns Pensions Regulator
Декабрь 11, 2016
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Tata Steel needs to overcome major hurdles to save Port Talbot plant, warns Pensions Regulator

While Tata Steel's decision to invest £1bn ($1.26bn) in its UK business could save the Port Talbot plant from closing down, it still faces some major hurdles, The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has warned. The UK non-departmental public body said these hurdles were related to Tata Steel's UK pension scheme. The...

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Saudi Arabia informs US and European customers of oil supply cuts from January
Декабрь 10, 2016
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Saudi Arabia informs US and European customers of oil supply cuts from January

Saudi Arabia is said to have told its customers across the US and Europe that it will be cutting down on its crude shipments from January. The world's second largest oil country in terms of proven reserves, has reportedly said that the move was in line with the outcome of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting...

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Big business leaders urge Trump to abandon mass deportation promises
Декабрь 09, 2016
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Big business leaders urge Trump to abandon mass deportation promises

A group funded by billionaires like Rupert Murdoch and Michael Bloomberg is calling for President-elect Donald Trump to scale back calls he made for the mass deportation of immigrants on the 2016 campaign trail. "This election clearly showed that Americans are wildly frustrated with our broken immigration system,"...

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Rolls Royce to slash 800 jobs in marine division in bid to cut costs
Декабрь 03, 2016
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Rolls Royce to slash 800 jobs in marine division in bid to cut costs

Rolls Royce has unveiled plans to cut approximately 800 jobs in its marine business, in a bid to save around £50m a year, as demand from energy and shipping customers continues to decline. The British engineering group has been cutting costs since 2013 as it seeks to improve the competitiveness of its marine unit and the...

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Martin Shkreli mocked a group of high school students who recreated his $750-drug Daraprim for $2
Декабрь 02, 2016
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Martin Shkreli mocked a group of high school students who recreated his $750-drug Daraprim for $2

Sydney (AFP) — "Bad boy" pharmaceutical chief Martin Shkreli, who raised the cost of an HIV drug by 5,000 percent, has mocked a group of Sydney school students who recreated the life-saving medicine on the cheap. The teenagers said they were spurred to try recreate the drug after Shkreli became a global figure...

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UK banks looking into ‘next generation’ of digital cards to help combat online fraud
Ноябрь 28, 2016
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UK banks looking into ‘next generation’ of digital cards to help combat online fraud

A new form of digitally-enhanced bank card featuring an unpredictable three-digit security code is currently being analysed by UK banks and financial institutions as a way of combating increasing levels of fraud, according to security firm Gemalto. The technology, which has been dubbed the "next generation" of payment...

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