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Millions of workers face having to give money back to the Government after inadvertently paying the wrong amount of tax. Mistakes by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) left an estimated 5.5 million underpaying or overpaying their tax through the Pay...
Fast food giant McDonald's is to create 8,000 new jobs across the UK over the next three years, targeting first-time workers and recruits under the age of 25. The firm said the expansion followed its continued investment and growth in...
Chancellor George Osborne will today hold talks with Chinese premier Li Keqiang aimed at deepening Sino-UK financial co-operation. The meeting of the UK-China financial forum, on the final full day of Mr Li's visit to London, comes after the signing...
Crude oil prices in Iraq have hit a nine-month high, according to Reuters, as ongoing violence and fears of instability have led to supply concerns and equities sales. Crude prices went up after Sunni jihadists of the Al-Qaeda splinter group...
LONDON (Reuters) - China is confident it will hit its growth target of 7.5 percent this year, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday, adding the government was ready to adjust policy to make sure it does. Writing in Britain's The Times...
BEIJING (AP) — Six months ago, China's housing market was so red-hot that Feng Xiaowei, a sales manager at a real estate agency in the eastern city of Hangzhou, rarely took a day off. Then lending and sales curbs imposed by...
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced that his company will allow others to use Tesla’s technology in electric car production in the hope that this will advance his vision of building more electric vehicles globally. Tesla will not initiate patent...
Facebook is to start providing advertisers with more user data, drawing from browsing habits and external websites visited, in addition to their current 'likes.' This will be the first time that Facebook has used information from outside the network. The...
A watchdog will set out today what steps it proposes to take to improve competition in the £11 billion private motor insurance market. Last December, the Competition Commission said that competition is not working well for motorists and that "many"...
George Osborne is to set out plans to clean up London's vast foreign exchange (forex) market, with new criminal sanctions for traders who engage in abuse and malpractice. The Chancellor will use his annual Mansion House speech to promise a...

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