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'Fairness' of 2016 budget under scrutiny

In income terms the richest gained most from last week's budget, but the Treasury believes there is a different way to assess whether it was 'fair', reports BBC economics editor Kamal Ahmed.

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World Bank warns on US rate rise

The World Bank has warned of the potential for economic damage to the developing world when the US Federal Reserve raises interest rates

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'Commuting is working' - Europe in another ruling to hit British business - Express.co.uk


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'Commuting is working' - Europe in another ruling to hit British business
Express.co.uk
The change is set to have a huge impact on British businesses who employ 'mobile' workers, with trade and care workers among the most affected. Critics immediately hit out at yet another decision that affects job pay and creation in Britain being made ...
Business groups cry foul as EU rules commuting time is 'work'Telegraph.co.uk
European Court of Justice accused of 'tormenting' businessFinancial Times
Travelling to work 'is work', European court rulesBBC News

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