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Is it getting any easier to do business in India? - BBC News


Is it getting any easier to do business in India?
BBC News
For more on doing business in India and the economic reforms that are needed, check out this week's episode of Talking Business. The programme is broadcast on the BBC News Channel on Saturday 27 February at 20:30 GMT, and on BBC World at 00:30 ...

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Unemployment down but wage growth slows

The UK unemployment rate fell to its lowest level for over a decade at 5.1% in the three months to November, but wage growth slowed.

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The UK government is refusing to give Julian Assange safe passage to go to ... - Business Insider


Business Insider

The UK government is refusing to give Julian Assange safe passage to go to ...
Business Insider
The UK government may have stopped its 24/7 surveillance of the Ecuadorian embassy where Julian Assange is seeking refuge, but it is still determined to arrest him the moment he sets foot outside. Ecuador says that its request for the WikiLeaks editor ...

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Business rates appeal proposals are 'barrier to justice' for UK firms - Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Business rates appeal proposals are 'barrier to justice' for UK firms
Telegraph.co.uk
New business rates legislation, proposed in the Government's Enterprise Bill, will increase the administrative burden on small firms, encourage rogue cowboys looking to profit from vulnerable firms and will act as a ?barrier to justice? for many ...

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