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IMF chief Lagarde faces French trial

IMF chief Christine Lagarde is to stand trial in France for alleged negligence over a ?404m payment to a businessman, as her organisation says it stands behind her.

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Eileen Burbidge is the new Chair of Tech City UK - Business Insider


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Eileen Burbidge is the new Chair of Tech City UK
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But Burbidge has also taken on other roles that involve working alongside the government and the tech community. She was appointed the UK Treasury's special envoy for fintech in July, and is also a member of the Prime Minister's Business Advisory Group.

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Travelling to work 'is work'

Time spent travelling to and from first and last appointments by workers without a fixed office should be seen as working time, the European Court of Justice rules.

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Borders-to-Edinburgh railway opens as longest UK line in century - BBC News


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Borders-to-Edinburgh railway opens as longest UK line in century
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Infrastructure Secretary Keith Brown said it was a chance to access "new work, learning and social opportunities, as well as new business and industry links". "The Borders Railway has become a symbol of this golden age for Scotland's railways, and it ...

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