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'North-South divide' in business morale

A growing gap between North and South is being seen in the confidence felt by small UK businesses, a survey says.

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OIL AT 14-YEAR LOWS - Business Insider


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OIL AT 14-YEAR LOWS
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Brent is down 4.15% at $32.89 (?22.49) at 7.00 a.m. GMT (2.00 a.m. ET) and US crude is down 3.84% at $32.66 (?22.33). Both are at levels not seen since 2002 when the oil price was recovering from September 11. Here's the Brent price in context ...

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Corfu gas deaths response 'ill-judged'

Travel firm Thomas Cook is accused in a report of an often "ill-judged" response to the family of two children poisoned by carbon monoxide while on holiday in Corfu.

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