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Google agrees ?130m UK tax deal with HMRC - BBC News


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Google agrees ?130m UK tax deal with HMRC
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Its European headquarters are in Ireland, which has a lower corporation tax rate than the UK. It has also used company structures in Bermuda - where the corporation tax rate is zero - to shelter profits. Such moves are legal and Google - a US business ...
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Facebook activates its 'Safety Check' feature again after a deadly bombing in ... - Business Insider


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Facebook activates its 'Safety Check' feature again after a deadly bombing in ...
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Facebook has activated its "Safety Check" feature again after a deadly bombing in Nigeria that has left at least 32 dead and 80 injured. Late Tuesday night (US time), CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced in a post on Facebook that the tool was being switched ...
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VW's US boss offers 'sincere apology'

Volkswagen's US boss makes a "sincere apology" to US lawmakers for installing "defeat devices" to cheat emissions tests on its diesel cars.

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Shadow chancellor John McDonnell receives mixed welcome from UK business bodies - Real Business


Shadow chancellor John McDonnell receives mixed welcome from UK business bodies
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Michael Izza, chief executive of accountancy body the ICAEW, said the UK was in a new era of politics and welcomed McDonnell's call for debate on a number of pressing issues. ?Fixing our public finances is dependent on generating sufficient tax ...

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