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Surge in contactless card payments - BBC News


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Surge in contactless card payments
BBC News
One in eight purchases made on UK cards in December used contactless technology, marking a surge in the use of the alternative to loose change. Just over one billion contactless transactions were completed in 2015, the UK Cards Association said.

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Unemployment down but wage growth slows

The UK unemployment rate fell to its lowest level for over a decade at 5.1% in the three months to November, but wage growth slowed.

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Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos, and more are teaming up to invest in ... - Business Insider


Business Insider

Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos, and more are teaming up to invest in ...
Business Insider
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China's impossible trinity

The triple-sided economy dilemma facing Beijing

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