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Are shops discounting too soon?

Could this be the worst ever festive season for retailers?

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The 31 best photos of football fans going mental from 2015 - Business Insider


Business Insider

The 31 best photos of football fans going mental from 2015
Business Insider
dortmund Reuters/Fabian BimmerA giant banner depicting key players in Borussia Dormund's victory in the Champions League final against Juventus in 1997, is unfurled just before kick-off of the Champions League round of 16 second leg soccer match ...

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Small businesses boosted growth by 50%, report shows - Belfast Telegraph


Belfast Telegraph

Small businesses boosted growth by 50%, report shows
Belfast Telegraph
The Octopus High Growth Small Business Report 2015 revealed that while Northern Ireland has the fewest number of high growth small businesses (HGSBs) in the UK- just 400 - employing one in 61 people, they were responsible for a significant 56% of ...

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Hinkley Point nuclear agreement reached

EDF Energy reaches an agreement with China's CGN to build a new nuclear power plant at Hinkley Point in Somerset.

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Markets climb despite UK, eurozone and US service sectors slowing -as it happened - The Guardian


The Guardian

Markets climb despite UK, eurozone and US service sectors slowing -as it happened
The Guardian
BP will pay $4.9bn to settle claims from US states relating to the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, according to court papers seen by Reuters. As a condition of the settlement, the US states involved have agreed not to sue BP. The company said in July it ...

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