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CBI backs Paris climate change deal

The CBI welcomes the Paris climate deal, but says the UK government must support investment in cleaner energy generation.

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Microsoft has created an iPhone app that's like Tinder for business - Business Insider


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Microsoft has created an iPhone app that's like Tinder for business
Business Insider
Microsoft Garage, the company's "after hours ideas factory," has created a new iPhone app called Forum that applies Tinder's popular "swiping" feature to question-and-answer forums for companies. Employees can submit questions and the app has a ...

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Network Rail privatisation 'on the table' - BBC News


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Network Rail privatisation 'on the table'
BBC News
Ms Shaw, who is the boss of Britain's only high speed line, HS1, was asked to come up with a report before the Budget next spring. She said there were a whole range of issues that had ... The future of Network Rail - which controls 2,500 stations as ...

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KitKat battle sees legal setback

Confectionery giant Nestle's attempt to trademark the shape of its four-finger KitKat bar in the UK has been rejected by the European Court of Justice.

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