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No-one can afford the 'affordable housing' that is supposed to solve Britain's ... - Business Insider


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No-one can afford the 'affordable housing' that is supposed to solve Britain's ...
Business Insider
As Barclays pointed out in its recent UK housing report, "there is a strong relationship between share prices of house builders and the RICS survey of house price expectations." So, it is predictable that selling houses that correspond more with ...

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A former NSA tech chief thinks Britain's proposed spying laws will lead to ... - Business Insider


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A former NSA tech chief thinks Britain's proposed spying laws will lead to ...
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William Binney, the former technical director of the NSA, today warned a UK parliamentary committee that proposed mass surveillance laws will damage the country's national security. The whistleblower ? who resigned from the controversial US spying ...

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UK bank lending to business grows - gulfnews.com


UK bank lending to business grows
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Bank of England data shows that when car finance is added as well as lending from non-banks, consumer credit growth is running hot at more than 8 per cent ? much faster than the 2.1 per cent rise in the size of the total cash UK economy in the year to ...

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VIDEO: Innovation: What is the recipe for success?

A global ranking of more than 140 countries has found that Switzerland, the UK, Sweden, the Netherlands and the US are the world's five most innovative nations.

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What will China's Black Monday mean for the UK? - The Guardian


The Guardian

What will China's Black Monday mean for the UK?
The Guardian
The second factor weighing on the FTSE is the importance of mining and energy company shares in the index. They suffer when worries rise about Chinese demand for commodities such as iron ore, oil and copper. Shares in miners Glencore and Anglo ...

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