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Food inflation doubles as the cost of some staples including fruit and vegetables jump

Food inflation doubles as the cost of some staples including fruit and vegetables jump

Food inflation has doubled in the last month as the price of some staples including fruit and vegetables are on the rise, new figures have showed.

The price of butter, tea and fish rose by more than 5 per cent …

by July 2, 2017 0 comments Finance
Wells Fargo fallout: Execs reshuffled, 3 managers out

Wells Fargo fallout: Execs reshuffled, 3 managers out

Fmr. Wells Fargo managers: the pressure was unbearable

Wells Fargo is still trying to clean up its fake account mess.

The scandal-ridden bank reshuffled its consumer-banking empire this week, demoting one powerful regional boss and reassigning another.

Wells Fargo (WFC) …

by July 1, 2017 0 comments Finance
British banks have stopped selling Qatari cash

British banks have stopped selling Qatari cash

Arab nations call on Qatar to shut Al-Jazeera

British banks are running out of Qatari cash.

A number of big U.K. banks have stopped offering and exchanging Qatari riyals, nearly four weeks after the start of a Saudi-backed boycott of …

by June 30, 2017 0 comments Finance
Ex-McLaren boss Ron Dennis sells his £275m shares in the British car brand

Ex-McLaren boss Ron Dennis sells his £275m shares in the British car brand

Ron Dennis’ four-decade association with McLaren is over after he stood down as chairman of the British team on Friday by handing over his £275 million stake in the brand.

The former F1 team boss was placed on garden leave …

by June 30, 2017 0 comments Finance
Senate health care bill would mean big coverage losses in these states

Senate health care bill would mean big coverage losses in these states

The Senate GOP health care bill explained

States that saw major coverage gains under Obamacare would suffer the biggest losses under the Senate health care bill, a new report has found.

The states that did not expand Medicaid and didn’t …

by June 29, 2017 0 comments Finance
Trump, Amazon and ‘internet taxes’: The real story

Trump, Amazon and ‘internet taxes’: The real story

5 stunning stats on Amazon

President Trump has resumed his long fight with Amazon and its founder Jeff Bezos. But his latest attack has left experts scratching their heads.

"The #AmazonWashingtonPost, sometimes referred to as the guardian of Amazon not …

by June 29, 2017 0 comments Finance
CCTV shows moment Paris airport attacker grabs soldier

CCTV shows moment Paris airport attacker grabs soldier

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Video of a suspected Islamic extremist at Paris’ Orly Airport shows a soldier caught by surprise when an attacker drops a shopping bag and grabs her from behind.

The Associated Press has obtained security footage of Saturday’s attack, …

by June 25, 2017 0 comments Finance
As Brexit Talks Begin, the U.K. Has Few Cards to Play

As Brexit Talks Begin, the U.K. Has Few Cards to Play

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If some enterprising British historian ever writes a book on the most devastating own goals in the history of U.K. politics, the tale of Brexit and the Conservative Party will be a fitting topic …

by June 23, 2017 0 comments Finance
Business can’t afford to wait for Brexit to run its course

Business can’t afford to wait for Brexit to run its course

Brexit: What happens after Article 50

Britain’s future relationship with the European Union is likely to take years to negotiate, forcing companies to plan for the worst to protect their business.

The U.K. started the two-year countdown to Brexit on …

by June 19, 2017 0 comments Finance
Islamist suicide bomber’s dismembered body is found: Former sushi chef from Kyrgyzstan ‘who didn’t say his prayers’ is named as terrorist who murdered 14 as Kremlin calls St Petersburg train massacre a ‘challenge to Putin’

Islamist suicide bomber’s dismembered body is found: Former sushi chef from Kyrgyzstan ‘who didn’t say his prayers’ is named as terrorist who murdered 14 as Kremlin calls St Petersburg train massacre a ‘challenge to Putin’

A former sushi chef from Kyrgyzstan has been named as the suicide bomber who murdered 14 and injured 50 in the St Petersburg train massacre.

Russian citizen Akbarzhon Jalilov, 22, who was born in Kyrgyzstan, has been named by security …

by June 18, 2017 0 comments Finance