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Women held back by 'old boys' network,' says report - BBC News


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Women held back by 'old boys' network,' says report
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"Old boys' networks" are stopping women from getting into the boardroom in the UK's top companies, according to the equalities watchdog. Nearly a third of the UK's biggest companies largely rely on personal networks to identify new board members, the ...

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Nike shares hit by poor sales forecast

Shares of sportswear giant Nike fall as much as 7% in after-hours trading after it releases a weaker-than-expected growth forecast.

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Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos, and more are teaming up to invest in ... - Business Insider


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Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos, and more are teaming up to invest in ...
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"Affordable and reliable energy makes it easier for them to grow more food, run schools and hospitals and businesses, have refrigerators at home, and take advantage of all the things that make up modern life. Low- and middle-income countries need ...
Tech Billionaires Team Up For Green EnergyManx Radio

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IMF cuts forecast for global growth

The International Monetary Fund cuts its forecast for global growth in 2015 to 3.1% from 3.3%.

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Two reasons why the Sainsbury's pay hike is big news for the British economy - Business Insider


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Two reasons why the Sainsbury's pay hike is big news for the British economy
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As the labour market gets tighter (with fewer unemployed people looking for work), businesses will generally be forced to offer higher wages to their employees. They'll be looking to hold on to existing workers and attract the dwindling numbers still ...
Ex-Sainsbury's boss Justin King slams National Living WageBBC News

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