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Breakfast change fuels McDonald's gains

The introduction of all-day breakfasts in the US helps McDonald's sales rise 5% in the fourth quarter.

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Lloyds sees third quarter profits rise

Lloyds Banking Group said profit before tax for the three months to the end of September rose to ?958m from ?751m from a year earlier.

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UK's poor productivity figures show challenge for government - The Guardian


The Guardian

UK's poor productivity figures show challenge for government
The Guardian
Employment is at a record high, according to official figures this week, but the challenge for policymakers and businesses is getting more output out of each hour worked. On an output per worker basis, UK productivity was also 20 percentage points ...
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UK productivity second lowest in G7Fresh Business Thinking
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This map shows exactly how many refugees are applying for asylum across... - Business Insider


Business Insider

This map shows exactly how many refugees are applying for asylum across...
Business Insider
Thousands of people are fleeing the Syrian civil war, now in its fifth year, as well as Islamic State militants in parts of the Middle East, conflict in Sudan, and oppression in Eritrea ("Africa's North Korea"). Below is a picture of exactly how the ...

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