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Businesses slam UK green energy cuts ahead of crunch climate talks - Business Green


Business Green

Businesses slam UK green energy cuts ahead of crunch climate talks
Business Green
Ten of the UK's biggest businesses, including Tesco, BT and Marks & Spencer, have warned the Prime Minister that a series of cuts to green energy have knocked investor confidence in the sector, as he prepares to join around 150 world leaders in Paris ...

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Japan shares choppy on machinery orders

Shares in Japan were choppy on Thursday after official figures show Japanese firms could be spending less on physical assets.

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Tongue-tied UK businesses find foreign trade lost in translation - Financial Times


Financial Times

Tongue-tied UK businesses find foreign trade lost in translation
Financial Times
The dearth of British language specialists is highlighted by the recruitment patterns of Conversis, a translation specialist that works for Canon and Shell among others. Only one-seventh of applicants for staff jobs at the company, which commissioned ...

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