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The world's largest security firm may have broken international guidelines by signing the £70m contract, under which it agreed to provide "janitorial services" to the prison in south-east Cuba that...
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2014/08/28 16:28
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Professor Brian Cox said the move could help narrow the gap between what skills prospective employees have and what skills employers need(Steve Schofield/BBC) The UK can address the "frightening...
2014/08/28 14:10
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LONDON - The British government is being asked to reopen an investigation into BT, after new evidence appeared to link the company to illegal US drone strikes and the mass government surveillance used...
2014/08/28 13:41
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THE new chairman of the Diamond Light Source particle accelerator research facility has vowed to press the case for funding for the facility in the run-up to next year’s general election. Sir Adrian...
2014/08/27 23:28
2014/08/27 23:28
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Labour shadow universities minister Liam Byrne has warned Britain must get smarter(Reuters) UK universities must undergo big reforms to unlock high-paying technical and professional jobs for the...
2014/08/27 09:10
2014/08/27 09:10
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The UK Department for Business Innovations and Skills (BIS) consultation on furniture fire safety aims to tackle a growing health concern around flame retardants and drive chemical innovation in...
2014/08/22 06:29
2014/08/22 06:29
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Firms must publish project-level reports for all countries with no exceptions Global Witness warmly welcomes regulations published today by the UK Government that will implement the EU Accounting...
2014/08/21 14:56
2014/08/21 14:56
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The proportion of GCSE exams awarded at least a C grade has risen for the first time in three years, but there are suggestions that some schools are seeing significant drops in results this...
2014/08/21 07:09
2014/08/21 07:09
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Agencies have been invited to pitch for projects relating to its apprenticeships, traineeships and National Careers Service schemes. Selected shops will support each initiative’s marketing team with...
2014/08/20 14:41
2014/08/20 14:41
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A new apprenticeship route to legal careers has been approved by the government, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and the Department for Education announced today. The 'trailblazers...
2014/08/20 08:43
2014/08/20 08:43
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The UK Government is being threatened with legal action unless it stops sending arms to Israel and conducts a review of its current arms export licences. Law firm Leigh Day, representing, the...
2014/08/20 08:13
2014/08/20 08:13
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Shadow business secretary Chuka Umunna said Labour would "act where this Government has failed" and devolve £30 billion of Whitehall funding to English regions to help stimulate growth. The £3.2...
2014/08/19 21:37
2014/08/19 21:37
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The Big Lottery Fund gave the money to a project designed to capitalise on the legacy of the Olympics, even though the organisation behind it broke promises on a previous project which had received...
2014/08/19 07:51
2014/08/19 07:51
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The University of Chester has been working along with Shropshire Council and ip&e, the council-owned profit-making services company, to develop the plans which bosses hope will ultimately create £60...
2014/08/18 18:43
2014/08/18 18:43
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Narendra Modi's maiden Budget took laudable corrective measures to curb India's fiscal deficit and boost the growth of the country's flagging infrastructure sector. Considerably less attention is...
2014/08/18 15:26
2014/08/18 15:26
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By Jean-Claude Bastos de Morais Small and medium-sized enterprises are the real engine of growth. In developed markets they form the backbone of industry, driving innovation and employing millions....
2014/08/18 13:06
2014/08/18 13:06
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U.K. prosecutors are looking into allegations that the nation’s banks abused government programs aimed at encouraging lending to small businesses, a person with knowledge of the matter said. The...
2014/08/18 10:46
2014/08/18 10:46
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The number of small and home-based businesses looking to recruit in 2014 has soared. Small firms are set to create 1.9m new jobs, with around 400,000 home-based businesses to take on their first...
2014/08/18 09:28
2014/08/18 09:28
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The UK's top bosses are paid around 143 times that of their average employee(Reuters) The UK's top bosses are paid around 143 times that of their average employee, according to research from the High...
2014/08/18 06:12
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Sir Adrian Bird, opposed to independence Bird is a professor of genetics at the University of Edinburgh. He has worked at Edinburgh since 1975, and helped create the Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell...
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