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Chancellor Philip Hammond could turn CMA drug price gouging probe into a big political win

Drug company Concordia uses for its name a Latin word that translates as ‘of one heart’ and its website is splattered with smiling patients from around the world. “More than 200 products reaching a diverse population in over 90 countries. We are Concordia International,” the Canadian outfit declares in one of those mission statement things […]

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‘Outsourced workers’ file landmark legal case that could revolutionise employment rights in UK

Support staff at the University of London are launching a landmark legal challenge over pay and the conditions under which they work, in a case that could change the lives of outsourced workers across a slew of industries nationwide. On behalf of receptionists, security officers and porters, who work at the University of London but […]

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Brexit: Business leaders concerned over what the Budget means for them want more Government support

Millions of business owners across the UK are worried that the Budget will do little to address their concerns and are calling for more support from the Government during the Brexit process, a new survey has revealed. According to the research by challenger bank Aldermore, 68 per cent of small business bosses – representing 3.74 […]