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'Small' UK economic impact from EU exit

The economic hit from the UK leaving the EU would be "small" and is unlikely to lead to significant job losses, according to credit agency Moody's.

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Sainsbury's bids for Argos owner Home Retail Group - BBC News


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Sainsbury's bids for Argos owner Home Retail Group
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In a statement, Sainsbury's chairman David Tyler said: "The UK grocery retail industry is undergoing a period of intense change in customer shopping behaviour and in the competitive environment. "This combination with HRG presents an opportunity to ...

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Fashion firm rebuked over Instagram ads

Fashion firm Lord & Taylor is rebuked for paying Instagram influencers to wear one of its dresses without revealing the endorsements were adverts.

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VIDEO: Customise your car, sir?

The BBC went to meet the founders of South Africa's White Wall Boys, who've made it their mission to customise their customers' cars.

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Partying for ancient Palmyra

Yale University's Peter Salovey, argues that Davos's obsession with the present is short-sighted and we need to focus more on our cultural heritage.

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