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B&Q owner Kingfisher's profits down amid revamp - BBC News


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B&Q owner Kingfisher's profits down amid revamp
BBC News
Last year, it announced plans to close 65 B&Q stores in the UK and Ireland over two years. In its latest statement, it said 30 of these had now shut down, with the remaining 35 to go in the next financial year. In the company's preferred measure of ...
Kingfisher pre-tax profits fall 20% amid B&Q closuresBelfast Telegraph

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Fifa signs China's Wanda as top level sponsor partner - BBC News


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Fifa signs China's Wanda as top level sponsor partner
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He said the company wanted to support the Chinese government drive to develop football in the country. President Xi Jinping made football a national priority last year. The deal is some positive news for Fifa, which has been engulfed in a corruption ...

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London shares lose 5% during 2015

The 100 share index has ended the year lower than it started, for the fourth time in the past 10 years.

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The Nobel Prize winning economist who ate cat food

The prize-winning economist who ate cat food

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DraftKings: US betting firm granted UK licence despite insider-trading scandal - The Independent


DraftKings: US betting firm granted UK licence despite insider-trading scandal
The Independent
DraftKings, Edinburgh-based FanDuel and fellow fantasy gambling operator Yahoo have all now banned employees from placing bets on rival sites, while the top Democrat in the US Senate, Harry Reid, last week called on Congress to scrutinise the business ...

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