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June 2019 articles

Stagecoach profits rise despite UK rail franchise loss
Stagecoach profits rise despite UK rail franchise loss
Stagecoach’s profits rose as it slashed net debt in the year to the end of April, despite being stripped of [...]
June 26, 2019
Bonmarche makes dramatic U-turn on takeover bid after ‘poor’ first quarter trading
Bonmarche makes dramatic U-turn on takeover bid after ‘poor’ first quarter trading
Bonmarche has reversed its view on a cut-price takeover offer from billionaire Philip Day after reporting poor trading in the [...]
June 26, 2019
Feeling lactose intolerant? A guide to office milk etiquette
“Got milk?” The answer, if you’re reading this in the office or on your commute, is probably “no”. And if [...]
June 26, 2019
Istanbul has rekindled Turkey’s fight against religious autocracy
Istanbul has rekindled Turkey’s fight against religious autocracy
Istanbul is one of the most famous cities in the world, on account of a storied history encompassing myriad great [...]
June 26, 2019
HSBC boss criticised over Chinese socialism claim
HSBC boss criticised over Chinese socialism claim
MPs have hit back at claims from HSBC’s chief executive that China’s communist government has “served its people really well.” [...]
June 26, 2019
Regulator steps up scrutiny of fintech banks
Regulator steps up scrutiny of fintech banks
Applications to become the next Monzo or Revolut are falling under greater scrutiny, as regulators act on concerns about risk [...]
June 26, 2019
Through the smoke: The legal path to Britain’s cannabis market
Through the smoke: The legal path to Britain’s cannabis market
The great and the good of the global cannabis industry (which, for those behind the curve on such things, is [...]
June 26, 2019
DEBATE: Is the obsessive focus from politicians on increasing home ownership misguided?
DEBATE: Is the obsessive focus from politicians on increasing home ownership misguided?
Is the obsessive focus from politicians on increasing home ownership misguided? Clive Docwra, managing director of McBains, says YES. Politicians [...]
June 26, 2019
Tragedy awaits if we don’t bridge the gap between beliefs and reality in the NHS
Tragedy awaits if we don’t bridge the gap between beliefs and reality in the NHS
A tragic story over the weekend revealed how a man who died of lung cancer was failed abysmally by the [...]
June 26, 2019
Ethical clothing move by Asos aligns with views of eco-conscious
Ethical clothing move by Asos aligns with views of eco-conscious
Fast fashion is an increasingly hot topic as consumers become more environmentally aware, conscious about the impact of their shopping [...]
June 26, 2019