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EU referendum: 1975 and 2016, a tale of two campaigns - BBC News


BBC News

EU referendum: 1975 and 2016, a tale of two campaigns
BBC News
It wasn't called Brexit then, but 41 years ago British businesses had few doubts about Europe. They campaigned enthusiastically to take Britain into the European Economic Community (EEC) or Common Market in 1973. Two years later the business sector ...

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UK small businesses turn tables on banks - Financial Times


Financial Times

UK small businesses turn tables on banks
Financial Times
Cash-rich small UK businesses are starting to turn the tables on banks by putting their deposits up for auction. Small and medium-sized businesses are holding on to ever more cash but interest rates are at historic lows. Last year, SMEs' cash holdings ...

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There's finally a decent British smartphone company - it's just a pity the phone didn't work - Business Insider


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There's finally a decent British smartphone company - it's just a pity the phone didn't work
Business Insider
In December, I got to try out an interesting smartphone from a promising new British company. It's called the Storm, and is built by WileyFox. It's big, fast, and not unattractive in a somewhat stylised way. And it's an absolute bargain. Now, here's ...

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The government is set to charge UK tech companies ?1000 a year to hire Silicon ... - Business Insider


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The government is set to charge UK tech companies ?1000 a year to hire Silicon ...
Business Insider
Guy Levin, executive director of Coadec, an organisation that aims to support the UK's digital economy, told Business Insider via email: "Overall think it could have been far worse ? the recommendations are on the sensible side, and they reject ...

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Anti-immigration groups are staging a massive protest in Cologne after... - Business Insider


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Anti-immigration groups are staging a massive protest in Cologne after...
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Most of the attackers were described by Cologne's police chief as having an Arab or North African background, triggering calls from far-right groups to keep migrants out of the country. The German Interior Ministry said that of the 32 suspects linked ...

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