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PM pledges ?40m to fix flood defences

Flood defences "overwhelmed" by recent record rainfall will be fixed and bolstered as part of a ?40m package for Yorkshire, Prime Minister David Cameron says.

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Addison Lee has plans to 'tweak' its technology if new regulations that could ... - Business Insider


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Addison Lee has plans to 'tweak' its technology if new regulations that could ...
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Addison Lee CTO Peter Ingram said in an interview with Business Insider UK that the company has already developed methods to deal with the proposals outlined by TfL, so that if they actually pass, the company could put them into place. "We've looked at ...
Business bosses hit out at London mayor's anti-Uber plansTelegraph.co.uk

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UK car production fell in October

UK car production fell in October, but output for the year so far remains at a 10-year high, new figures show.

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Xi Jinping to sign Hinkley Point nuclear power deal in UK - BBC News


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Xi Jinping to sign Hinkley Point nuclear power deal in UK
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Kamal Ahmed, BBC business editor, said: "In brute pounds and pence, it will be the largest inward investment ever in the UK. "Such is the significance of the agreement, it will be left to the leaders of Britain and China to announce the partnership." ...
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Petrobras: UK taxpayers pay millions to support deals with Brazilian oil firm ... - The Independent


Petrobras: UK taxpayers pay millions to support deals with Brazilian oil firm ...
The Independent
Millions of pounds of taxpayers' money is being used to support business deals with a Brazilian oil giant despite the company's involvement in a huge corruption scandal. Petrobras is at the centre of the largest corruption inquiry in Brazilian history ...

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