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Microtest opens Plymouth office

Business Cornwall - 58 min 28 sec ago
Bodmin-based IT company, Microtest, has expanded into Devon opening a new office at the Plymouth Science Park.
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Capita's shares slump 30% on profit warning

BBC Business News - 1 hour 12 sec ago
A profit warning from Capita, the company which operates the London congestion charge, prompts shares to plunge 30%
Categories: General

Cornwall Teacher Awards 2017

Business Cornwall - 1 hour 19 min ago
The achievements of Cornwall schools and colleges will once again be celebrated in the Cornwall Teacher Awards 2017. Following on from the inaugural event in April this year, the organisers, EMPRA are keen to make next year’s even bigger and better. Nikki Baron, business development director at the education marketing firm said: “It was such
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Commerzbank plans to cut 9,600 jobs

BBC Business News - 1 hour 23 min ago
Germany's second-biggest lender, Commerzbank, is planning to cut nearly 9,600 jobs and cease dividend payments for the first time.
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Oil prices ease on doubts about Opec production cuts

BBC Business News - 1 hour 24 min ago
The price of oil slips back in Thursday trading as traders question whether the output cut agreed by Opec will be binding.
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New major blow for Germany's banking sector

CNN Business - 1 hour 32 min ago
Commerzbank says it will slash thousands of jobs and stop paying dividends amid a broad restructuring of its business.
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Samsung in 'exploding washing machines' probe

BBC Business News - 1 hour 33 min ago
Samsung has confirmed it is in talks with US consumer watchdogs after a lawsuit against the firm over "exploding" washing machines.
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BlackBerry will stop making its own phones

CNN Business - 1 hour 38 min ago
BlackBerry has decided to stop making its own phones. The company is going to outsource production of its once-popular devices and focus more on software. What will President Obama and Kim Kardashian West do now?
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Farm subsidies: Payment to billionaire prince sparks anger

BBC Business News - 1 hour 47 min ago
Campaigners call for reform as figures reveal taxpayers are paying more than £400,000 a year to subsidise a Saudi billionaire's farm.
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Price comparison sites to be probed by watchdog

BBC Business News - 1 hour 49 min ago
The Competition and Markets Authority plans to scrutinise the operation of price comparison websites, which allow consumers to compare products and services.
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Social media masterclass

Business Cornwall - 2 hours 25 min ago
Leading social media trainer, speaker and author, Nicky Kriel is coming to the Greenbank Hotel in Falmouth to present a special masterclass and networking event.
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Green Week: EV or not EV…

Business Cornwall - 2 hours 46 min ago
Business Cornwall’s Morveth Ward discovers whether an Electric Vehicle (EV) is yet a feasible option for motoring duties in the south west. The EV of choice for this test was BMW’s i3. There are two questions here; firstly, is it viable to run an EV of any kind in a rural area? And secondly; if
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Stocks: 6 things to know before the bell

CNN Business - 2 hours 46 min ago
Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.
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Millions have less than £100 in savings, study finds

BBC Business News - 2 hours 49 min ago
More than 16m people in the UK have savings of less than £100, a study by the Money Advice Service (MAS) finds.
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Campsite, Live/ Work Barn And Pub For Sale

Pubs For Sale (Info for customers) - 3 hours 28 min ago
Wonderful lifestyle opportunity in glorious Wiltshire countryside. Established and popular caravan and campsite, licensed for ten caravans (could increase to twenty) and approx 50 tents, all year roun

OPEC agrees to cut production; oil prices surge

CNN Business - 3 hours 46 min ago
Oil prices rose 5% Wednesday after OPEC leaders announced the first oil production cut in 8 years.
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Supply, Installation, Maintenance Of Uninterruptible Power Supply Systems For Sale

Business overview: Our client’s core business is the supply, installation and maintenance of UPS systems, standby generators, switch tripping units and emergency lighting systems. The company is also

Oil firms and miners boost FTSE 100

BBC Business News - 4 hours 11 min ago
The London market rises nearly 1% in early trading, lifted by a strong showing from oil and mining stocks.
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Alton Towers starts to see recovery in trade

BBC Business News - 4 hours 30 min ago
Alton Towers has started to see a recovery in trade, its owners Merlin Entertainment have said, following last year's crash on the Smiler rollercoaster.
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Spotify 'in talks to take over Soundcloud'

BBC Business News - 5 hours 21 min ago
Music streaming company Spotify is reported to be in 'advanced talks' to take over rival Soundcloud.
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