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Unilever boss warns UK against sugar tax - The Guardian


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Unilever boss warns UK against sugar tax
The Guardian
But the UK is not Mexico - the UK has drinkable tap water as an alternative to SSBs, and is not under the monopoly of certain drinks companies, and is at the clinical forefront of sugar reduction policies. Taxing ice-cream is a logical next step, not a ...

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Microsoft is going to start pushing Windows 10 onto small businesses - Business Insider


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Microsoft is going to start pushing Windows 10 onto small businesses
Business Insider
Small business users who run either Windows 7 Pro or Windows 8.1 Pro will start to see promotional pop-ups for Windows 10 in an effort to encourage upgrades. Microsoft describes this as "making it easier for small businesses to upgrade to Windows 10.".

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BOND MARKET WARNING: 'People are going to be carried out on stretchers' - Business Insider


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BOND MARKET WARNING: 'People are going to be carried out on stretchers'
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stretcher dummy drill AP Photo/Katsumi KasaharaTokyo Metropolitan firefighters carrying dummies on a stretcher during a disaster drill at Roppongi Hills in Tokyo, in 2007. Parts of the US corporate bond market are starting to look increasingly risky ...

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UK inflation rate hits zero; Greek election and Fed loom - as it happened - The Guardian


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UK inflation rate hits zero; Greek election and Fed loom - as it happened
The Guardian
Or was it Vangelis Meimarakis, the political veteran who has been the surprise winner of these elections so far, unexpectedly leading the pro-business, pro-European New Democracy to within a whisper of Syriza in the polls. Or even the debate itself?

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