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In the spotlight: The jeweller's wares are worn by stars such as Gwyneth Paltrow
By City & Finance Reporter for the Daily Mail Published: 22:06, 27 May 2015 | Updated: 22:16, 27 May 2015 Demand from tourists in Europe and Americans at home helped New York jewellery brand Tiffany & Co report a better-than-expected first quarter despite a strong dollar.Net profit fell 17 per cent to £68m, on revenue of £628m. But the jeweller, whose wares are worn by stars such as Gwyneth Paltrow, pictured, said excluding the effect of foreign exchange, sales rose 1 per cent.  In the...
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By Peter Campbell for the Daily Mail Published: 22:06, 27 May 2015 | Updated: 22:06, 27 May 2015 During half-term this week tens of thousands of excited children will pour through the gates at Peppa Pig World in Hampshire.That a children’s TV character has spawned her own amusement park tells you all you need to know about the extraordinary growth of the brand most closely associated with British media giant Entertainment One.A stunning 1m people have visited the park in the last 12 months. Darren...
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In focus: One probe centres on the alleged bribery which led the World Cup tournaments in 2018 and 2022 to be awarded to Russia and Qatar 
By Alex Brummer for the Daily Mail Published: 22:06, 27 May 2015 | Updated: 22:06, 27 May 2015 In focus: One probe centres on the alleged bribery which led the World Cup tournaments in 2018 and 2022 to be awarded to Russia and Qatar America likes nothing better than acting as the clean-up crew when it comes to corporate wrongdoing. It may be the spiritual home of laissez-faire capitalism but a puritanical streak still pervades society. After the Lockheed bribery scandal of the 1970s it led...
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By Rupert Steiner for the Daily Mail Published: 22:05, 27 May 2015 | Updated: 22:05, 27 May 2015 Private equity boss Jon Moulton has branded the laws governing the consultation period when staff lose their jobs as ‘idiotic’.The founder of Better Capital, whose failed investment in courier firm City Link resulted in 2,586 staff losing their jobs when it collapsed, slammed the law as broken, saying it ‘clearly need fixing’.In a hard-hitting report written for the Institute for Turnaround’s in-house magazine, Moulton also complained that...
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Man with a plan: David Cameron's Conservative Government has pledged to drive growth by cutting red tape and reducing the countrys deficit
By Peter Campbell for the Daily Mail Published: 22:05, 27 May 2015 | Updated: 22:05, 27 May 2015 Britain’s businesses have warned that the Queen’s Speech fell short of expectations on tax, skills and spending.Corporate leaders and lobby groups bemoaned the lack of a bill designed to prevent tax dodging by large firms.Experts also warned about the Government’s five-year ‘tax lock’ on individuals – where it pledges not to raise income tax, VAT or national insurance – could lead to a rise in so-called stealth...
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Shock: The company has revealed that it has been forced to suspend all of its UK customer accounts
By Peter Campbell for the Daily Mail Published: 22:05, 27 May 2015 | Updated: 22:05, 27 May 2015 Embattled Israeli spread better Plus500 was forced to admit a host of embarrassing errors on a day it was lambasted by angry shareholders.The company has been facing a probe by the Financial Conduct Authority over money-laundering check failings.Yesterday it revealed that it has been forced to suspend all of its UK customer accounts. Even traders who have been re-verified by the firm face more checks after the...
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Planning: Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways owner IAG, said he is hopeful Ryanair will sell its stake in rival Irish airline Aer Lingus
By Laura Chesters For The Daily Mail Published: 22:05, 27 May 2015 | Updated: 22:05, 27 May 2015 Willie Walsh, the boss of British Airways’ owner IAG, said he is ‘hopeful’ Ryanair will sell its stake in rival Irish airline Aer Lingus, paving the way for a £995m takeover.IAG’s plan to snap up Aer Lingus took step forward this week when the Irish government agreed to sell its 25.1 per cent stake in the firm.IAG got the go-ahead by promising jobs and commitments such as...
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By Geoff Foster for the Daily Mail Published: 22:05, 27 May 2015 | Updated: 22:05, 27 May 2015 Lambert & Butler and Golden Virginia cigarette group Imperial Tobacco set the Footsie alight with a gain of 109p to a year’s high of 3393p after the merger of American tobacco giants Lorillard and Reynolds American was finally given the green light by US anti-trust regulators. It allows the Bristol-based group to proceed with its £4.5bn asset purchases from the merging pair.It means Imps will become the...
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Labour are back in power in Calderdale – albeit as a minority administration. They were ousted last year when the Conservatives, backed by the Lib Dems and Independent vote, took control of the authority. At the time the Conservatives cited Labour’s determination to press ahead with unpopular decisions as a reason and opposition councillors united for a vote of no confidence in Labour. But after May’s local elections left the authority with no overall control, with Labour having 24 councillors; 21 Conservatives; five Lib Dems...
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Labour are back in power in Calderdale – albeit as a minority administration. They were ousted last year when the Conservatives, backed by the Lib Dems and Independent vote, took control of the authority. At the time the Conservatives cited Labour’s determination to press ahead with unpopular decisions as a reason and opposition councillors united for a vote of no confidence in Labour. But after May’s local elections left the authority with no overall control, with Labour having 24 councillors; 21 Conservatives; five Lib Dems...
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