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P&O forced to reverse attempt at pay cut

Sun, 04/24/2022 - 20:11
The ferry firm had asked recently-employed agency workers to sign new contracts with reduced wages.
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'My negative online review was blocked'

Sun, 04/24/2022 - 01:30
Regulators are trying to clean up the murky truth in online reviews.
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Post Office scandal victims still waiting for compensation

Sat, 04/23/2022 - 00:47
A year since the first subpostmasters overturned wrongful convictions, most still await a financial settlement
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P&O Ferries: Spirit of Britain cleared to sail after inspection

Fri, 04/22/2022 - 22:12
Another ferry is found to have issues that need fixing before it can sail again.
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Pension fraudsters jailed after £13m scam

Fri, 04/22/2022 - 17:45
Victims have lost a lifetime's pension savings, telling the BBC they have little hope of retiring.
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Supermarkets set limits on sale of cooking oil

Fri, 04/22/2022 - 17:36
Tesco joins Waitrose and Morrisons in limiting purchases as supplies are hit by the conflict in Ukraine.
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Carlos Ghosn 'surprised' by arrest warrant reports

Fri, 04/22/2022 - 11:26
The former car boss was surprised by an international arrest warrant issued against him, his spokesperson said.
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Retail sales fall as rising cost of living bites

Fri, 04/22/2022 - 09:11
Consumer spending was hit last month as household finances came under increasing pressure.
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CNN streaming service to shut a month after launch

Fri, 04/22/2022 - 06:03
It comes as Netflix has reported a plunge in subscribers in the face of stiff competition from rivals.
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Ukraine War: Country needs $7bn in aid a month, Zelensky says

Fri, 04/22/2022 - 04:33
"We will need hundreds of billions of dollars to rebuild all this later", Ukraine's president added.
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Co-op supermarket scraps yoghurt use by dates in bid to cut food waste

Fri, 04/22/2022 - 02:54
The supermarket urges people to use their judgement - with best before labels used instead.
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Florida lawmakers have stripped Disney of special tax status

Fri, 04/22/2022 - 01:05
Governor Ron DeSantis has taken aim at Disney over its opposition to the so-called Don't Say Gay bill.
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Why Argentina is embracing cryptocurrency

Fri, 04/22/2022 - 00:09
The nation that has seen economic trauma is open to the possibility of alternative money like Bitcoin.
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Whisky and visas could be part of a UK-India trade deal

Fri, 04/22/2022 - 00:03
Boris Johnson is hoping to strike a free trade deal with India within months.
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Have we seen peak Netflix?

Fri, 04/22/2022 - 00:02
The streaming giant is losing subscribers amid talk of adverts and a password sharing ban so have we seen peak Netflix?
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Work from home to beat Putin, says EU

Thu, 04/21/2022 - 17:41
Plan urges citizens to cut energy use to reduce money flowing to Russia
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Appointment-only late afternoon banking at Santander

Thu, 04/21/2022 - 14:57
Branches will only be open until mid-afternoon, after which customers will need a booking, the bank says.
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KitKat maker Nestle warns of further price rises

Thu, 04/21/2022 - 11:17
The Swiss food giant says it will continue to raise the prices of its products as food costs surge.
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$50bn wiped off Netflix’s value as subscribers quit

Thu, 04/21/2022 - 10:42
Shares in the streaming service company slumped 35% as it warned of tough times ahead.
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Shanghai lockdown: European firms face 'logistical nightmare', says business group

Thu, 04/21/2022 - 06:04
It comes after UK and US business groups said their members have been hit by Covid measures in China.
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