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THREE MILLION MERCEDES-BENZ OWNERS TO BE OFFERED SOFTWARE FIX OVER EMISSIONS ISSUES

Three million Mercedes-Benz owners in Europe will be offered a software fix for their diesel cars. Daimler, which owns the luxury car maker, has been under intense pressure from police and prosecutors. Authorities are investigating the possible manipulation of diesel exhaust emissions in passenger cars. A Daimler spokesman said the software fix, which will cost […]

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PAY RATES FOR TESCO WORKERS RISE: BUT STILL LAG BEHIND LIDL AND ALDI

Hourly pay rates for Tesco store staff will rise by 10.5% over the next two years, the supermarket has said. But pay remains lower than at Aldi and Lidl and overtime pay on Sundays and Bank Holidays is being cut. Currently Tesco workers are paid £7.62 an hour, which will rise to £8.42 an hour […]

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BARCLAYS AND FOUR BANK CHIEFS FACE FRAUD CHARGES OVER 2008 CRISIS FUND RAISING

HSBC just released a report suggesting that more Generation Y founders start businesses to make a name for themselves than older entrepreneurs From Steve Jobs to Elon Musk, entrepreneurs have always grabbed the headlines. And according to a new report, young founders are even more willing to take centre stage than their older peers. Not […]