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Argos decline slows as deadline nears

Argos, the retail chain at the centre of a bidding war, has shown a fall in sales over the Christmas period.

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France 'should send army to Calais'

French authorities should deploy soldiers in order to secure the port of Calais, a UK haulage boss says following fresh incursions by migrants.

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Business rates are putting off international companies from coming to the UK - Telegraph.co.uk


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Business rates are putting off international companies from coming to the UK
Telegraph.co.uk
Intu also warned that the benefits of the government's initiative to devolve additional powers to major regions of the UK outside of London, which it supports, will be jeopardised without a thorough reform of business rates. ?The Government has ...

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Prudential New Business Profit Climbs 13 Percent on Asia, U.K. - Bloomberg


Prudential New Business Profit Climbs 13 Percent on Asia, U.K.
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Prudential Plc, Britain's biggest insurer by market value, reported a 13 percent increase in new business profit, spurred by gains in the U.K. and Asia. The earnings climbed to 1.76 billion pounds ($2.7 billion) in the nine months through September ...
Prudential nine month new business profit rises 13 percentYahoo News UK

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The CEO of Deliveroo delivers pizza on his bike on the weekends, and his ... - Business Insider


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The CEO of Deliveroo delivers pizza on his bike on the weekends, and his ...
Business Insider
A year ago the company had 12 employees, today it has about 250 across 30 cities in the UK and 15 elsewhere in Europe. Shu delivered food himself pretty much every day for the first 10 months of the company's history. "I still do it on the weekends ...

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