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Osborne 'boxed-in' by policy pledges

By laying down so many rules, George Osborne has given himself little room for manoeuvre, reports economics editor Kamal Ahmed.

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Asia shares rise following global lead

Asian shares rise in early trade, taking a positive lead from Wall Street where shares headed higher on easing concerns about China.

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London taxi company Addison Lee is battling to stay relevant in the age of Uber - Business Insider


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London taxi company Addison Lee is battling to stay relevant in the age of Uber
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Uber doesn't have support for business customers in the UK, but Addison Lee does. However, that is likely to change in the near future, with Uber currently hiring a UK Manager of Uber for Business. Working on building up strong relationships with ...

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Apple: iPhone 6S pre-orders are 'very strong' - Business Insider


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Apple: iPhone 6S pre-orders are 'very strong'
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According to Apple spokesperson Trudy Muller, online sales far exceeded the company's expectations. Pre-orders began over the weekend and the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus officially goes on sale in-store on September 25. The new iPhones include iOS 9 and ...

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Jeremy Corbyn sees mixed reaction from business lobby groups - BBC News


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Jeremy Corbyn sees mixed reaction from business lobby groups
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Jeremy Corbyn's election as Labour leader has received a mixed reaction from business, including a cautious welcome for his plan on infrastructure. His plan to boost infrastructure investment was welcomed by the British Chambers of Commerce and the ...

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