Tuesday, January 16, 2018
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Brexit: Business leaders concerned over what the Budget means for them want more Government...

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...
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Gig economy: MPs draft bill to end ‘mass exploitation’ of workers by companies

The law must change to end the “mass exploitation” of workers by companies who use bogus self-employment to avoid granting basic rights like holiday pay and the minimum wage, MPs have...
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Bitcoin crashes after $31m hack of rival cryptocurrency Tether

Bitcoin fell the most in a week after the company behind cryptocurrency tether reported a $31m theft. The amount was taken from the Tether Treasury wallet on 19 November and sent to...

Landlords planning to sell property hits 10-year high because of tax changes, research finds

Independent Money Feed The number of landlords planning to reduce the volume of properties across their portfolios has hit a 10-year high – a trend which the National Landlords Association’s attributes to...
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Energy giant Ineos expands North Sea oil and gas operations

UK petrochemicals group Ineos is expanding its oil and gas operations in the North Sea with another big move. The energy giant has agreed to buy a two-thirds stake in two exploration...

UK businesses brace for credit and debit card fee ban coming into effect this...

Independent Money Feed Companies and service providers will no longer be allowed to charge customers for using a credit or debit card under a new law coming into effect on Saturday. The...
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Brexit: UK workers willing to accept lower wages as deadline to leave EU approaches,...

British workers may be willing to accept lower wages in the wake of the Brexit vote, according to the newest member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee. Sir Dave Ramsden...
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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...