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FTSE 100 lower as travel shares fall - BBC News


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FTSE 100 lower as travel shares fall
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(Noon): London's benchmark share index was lower, with shares in travel-related companies down following news of the terror attacks in Brussels. At midday, the FTSE 100 was down 48.28 points, or 0.8%, at 6,136.30. News of the attacks in Brussels ...

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'No plans' to tax coffee shop cups

The government rejects a minister's call for hard-to-recycle coffee cups to be taxed to stop millions of them being thrown away.

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Volkswagen's US chief leaves troubled German carmaker - BBC News


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Volkswagen's US chief leaves troubled German carmaker
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Another US executive, Hinrich Woebcken, takes over on a interim basis. Mr Horn's departure comes as VW continues to negotiate with US environmental regulators, the Department of Justice, and lawyers representing consumers who are suing the company ...
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Tata Steel set to cut hundreds of jobs

Tata Steel is set to announce later that 1,200 jobs will go in Scunthorpe and Lanarkshire, as the industry struggles with collapsing prices.

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2 economists tried to replicate a bunch of published economic studies, and the ... - Business Insider


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2 economists tried to replicate a bunch of published economic studies, and the ...
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Major political figures like the EU's Olli Rehn and the UK's George Osborne touted the paper as support for their policies. Chang and Li said 76% of the economics papers are replicable when the code and data used to find the result were provided to the ...

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