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Greece news live: Alexis Tsipras on collision course with Syriza dissenters, hands ultimatum to rebels

Telegraph Business - 7 hours 5 min ago
Prime minister tells his party's central committee to hold a referendum to decide whether or not to back his attempts to keep Greece in the eurozone









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Oil price slump costs another 12,500 jobs

CNN Economics - 7 hours 15 min ago
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Franchises affected by New York's new $15 minimum wage

CNN Economics - 7 hours 15 min ago
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New York minimum wage increase: Who really pays

CNN Economics - 7 hours 18 min ago
Fast-food chains that operate in more than 30 locations nationwide are the sole target of a new rule in New York to hike their minimum wage to $15. But consumers and small business owners, as well as some employees, may be the ones to pay the price.
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Wine fraudster who duped doctor out of £500,000 is jailed

Telegraph Business - 7 hours 27 min ago
The conman fooled even 'experienced' investors by promising 50pc returns. But victims could have been alerted had they checked an official database









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Pension exit fee consultation starts

BBC Economics - 7 hours 28 min ago
The government formally launches a consultation to decide whether pension exit fees should be capped.
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RBS reports £153m first-half loss

BBC Economics - 7 hours 29 min ago
Royal Bank of Scotland, which owns NatWest and Ulster Bank, reported a loss for the first six months after setting aside more money for repaying customers and potential legal settlements.
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Lloyds inches closer to Irish exit with sale of £2.6bn portfolio

Telegraph Business - 7 hours 43 min ago
The bailed-out bank has almost eliminated its exposure to the loss-making Irish commercial loans given out by HBOS during the empire-building pre-crash years









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British Gas owner Centrica cuts 6,000 jobs as profits rise

Telegraph Business - 7 hours 50 min ago
Britain's biggest energy supplier made £528m in the first half of 2015 - more than in the entirety of 2014









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Schroders overtakes Aberdeen during turbulent time for markets

Telegraph Business - 8 hours 1 min ago
Firm now looks after £309.9bn, making it the biggest listed manager in the FTSE 100









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Chelsea tops the Premier League house price table - the top clubs revealed - Mirror.co.uk

Google NZ House Prices - 8 hours 12 min ago

Mirror.co.uk

Chelsea tops the Premier League house price table - the top clubs revealed
Mirror.co.uk
Mortgage director Craig McKinlay said: “In the last decade average house prices immediately outside some of the country's top clubs have seen price rises that far outstrip the country as a whole. “Some areas – but not all – have benefited from clubs ...

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Royal Dutch Shell cuts 6,500 jobs

BBC Economics - 8 hours 20 min ago
Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell says it has shed 6,500 jobs as part of cost-cutting plans.
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Intercontinental Hotels ignores Starwood merger rumours as profits rise

Telegraph Business - 8 hours 26 min ago
Revenue and pre-tax profits both up for InterContinental Hotels Group but company makes no mention of the rumours about a possible merger with Starwood









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Hotel sell-offs boost profits at IHG as Starwood rumours swirl

Telegraph Business - 8 hours 26 min ago
Revenue and pre-tax profits both up for InterContinental Hotels Group but company makes no mention of the rumours about a possible merger with Starwood









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British Gas owner cuts 6,000 jobs

BBC Economics - 8 hours 34 min ago
Energy firm Centrica says it is cutting 6,000 jobs, as it reports a doubling of profits at its British Gas business.
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UK house prices now ahead of pre-crisis boom - Re:locate Magazine

Google NZ House Prices - 8 hours 41 min ago

Re:locate Magazine

UK house prices now ahead of pre-crisis boom
Re:locate Magazine
However, Campbell Robb, chief executive of the housing charity Shelter, said, "When house prices soar by this much in a single year thanks to our housing shortage, it's clear that for millions of people across the country, a home of your own is fast ...

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VIDEO: Why Facebook is cashing in on video

BBC Economics - 8 hours 52 min ago
Facebook highlights the increasing importance of video, saying that usage continues to grow.
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Tunisia and Greece hit Thomas Cook

BBC Economics - 9 hours 23 min ago
Travel firm Thomas Cook says its profits will be hit by the impact of last month's attack on a tourist beach on Tunisia and worries over events in Greece.
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How George Osborne could kill off Britain's buy-to-let business - MoneyWeek

Google NZ House Prices - 9 hours 52 min ago

MoneyWeek

How George Osborne could kill off Britain's buy-to-let business
MoneyWeek
That's because rents have not risen by anything like as much as house prices. Rents tend to stay in line with earnings, because most people use their earnings to pay their rent. House prices, on the other hand, are driven by what people can borrow.

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