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Stalling UK wage growth set to revive debate over migrant workers - The Guardian


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Stalling UK wage growth set to revive debate over migrant workers
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Its assessment of UK earning prospects are less bullish than those of the Bank of England and the government's independent forecaster, the Office for Budget Responsibility. Both expect average pay to expand by about 3.5% in 2016, helping to rebuild ...

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The WhatsApp ban in Brazil only lasted a few hours - Business Insider


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The WhatsApp ban in Brazil only lasted a few hours
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The ruling was then overturned at midday local time. Telegram, a rival messaging service, saw over 1.5 million account sign-ups during the outage. Business Insider has reached out to WhatsApp to ask about the new ruling. We will update the post when we ...

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Cash management skills 'stubbornly low'

More than one in five adults are unable to read a bank statement - evidence of "stubbornly" low financial skills in the UK, a report suggests.

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The crime rate in England and Wales soared after cybercrime was included for ... - Business Insider


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The crime rate in England and Wales soared after cybercrime was included for ...
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The crime rate for England and Wales has doubled to more than 11.6m offences, according to the latest figures. The sharp rise in the headline figures is due to the inclusion of an estimated 5.1m online fraud incidents and 2.5m cybercrime offences for ...
Improving crime statistics in England and Wales - ONSOffice for National Statistics

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Use of zero-hours contracts rises by 6%

There has been a 6% rise in the use of zero hours contracts by UK businesses in the last year, data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has shown.

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