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Care company MiHomecare could face legal action over wages - BBC News


BBC News

Care company MiHomecare could face legal action over wages
BBC News
A major care company could be facing a bill for hundreds of thousands of pounds for non-payment of the minimum wage. MiHomecare could face a group action lawsuit by care workers after it paid £1,250 to a carer in an out of court settlement. Caroline ...

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Flat-rate pension relief 'fairer'

A new system of flat-rate tax relief on pension contributions would be fairer to everyone, especially the low-paid, the insurance industry has said

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VIDEO: Doing business in Myanmar 'is tough'

Sandeep Kohli, chairman of Unilever in Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos says doing business in Myanmar is challenging.

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UK economic doubts grow stronger as manufacturers struggle - The Guardian


The Guardian

UK economic doubts grow stronger as manufacturers struggle
The Guardian
UK economic growth is expected to hold up during the second half of this year but a sharp drop in business confidence in recent weeks suggests the momentum is under threat, according to a round-up of indicators from accountants BDO.

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China shares slide in volatile trade

Asian markets continue to fall on Wednesday, with Shanghai opening down more than 4% amid worries about China's growth.

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