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Achieving "good work for all": what's in the modern employment practises review?

The review isn't binding; May's government will have to decide to implement the changes and how to go about it. However, companies would need to show that it was indeed possible to easily earn a li...

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Snap Inc. (SNAP) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

Snap Inc. (SNAP) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest

To avoid by chief executives and also their underwriters, on Wall Street, dipping below an IPO price has not seen as a setback but it is not the uncommon for silicon valley companies. The stock fell a...

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United States dollar closes higher on Taipei forex

United States dollar closes higher on Taipei forex

The release of the report on Friday comes ahead of Fed Chair Janet Yellen's appearance next Wednesday and Thursday before the House and Senate committees that oversee the central bank and related is...

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Honda Confirms Another Death From Takata Airbags

Honda Confirms Another Death From Takata Airbags

Unlike previous deaths and injuries linked to Takata's airbags, the Accord vehicle was not involved in an accident at the time of the incident. According to Honda, the man was using a hammer while...

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United States newspapers assail Google-Facebook online 'duopoly'

United States newspapers assail Google-Facebook online 'duopoly'

The News Media Alliance, which represents almost 2,000 news organizations, said the two companies' dominance have forced news organizations to "play by their rules on how news and information is dis...

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BWI Airport In 'Ground Stop' Due To Incident At FAA Facility

BWI Airport In 'Ground Stop' Due To Incident At FAA Facility

Hundreds of flights have been delayed at BWI, Reagan National and Dulles after fumes from construction work prompted an evacuation at a Federal Aviation Administration facility in Leesburg, Virginia. ...

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Ireland had largest natural population rise in European Union a year ago

Ireland had largest natural population rise in European Union a year ago

Since the number of recorded births and deaths were equal in 2016, the increase of 1.5 million more inhabitants was attributed to migration. At the same time, there were 30,400 deaths or 6.4 per 1,0...

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CFPB Finalizes Rule Dramatically Curtailing Arbitration Agreements

CFPB Finalizes Rule Dramatically Curtailing Arbitration Agreements

CFPB said its rule bans companies from using mandatory arbitration clauses to "deny groups of people their day in court". Financial trade groups protest this oversteps the bounds of what the Consum...

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Nevada running out of cannabis, 'state of emergency' declared

Nevada running out of cannabis, 'state of emergency' declared

At the crux of the issue is the number of dispensaries that are licensed to distribute the stuff: Though there are nearly 50 who are licensed to sell it, they can't restock their inventory without dis...

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7-Eleven to celebrate 90th birthday by giving away Slurpees

7-Eleven to celebrate 90th birthday by giving away Slurpees

Just in case that's not enough Slurpees , members of 7-Eleven's rewards program can get 11 free Slurpees if they purchase seven of them between July 12 and July 18. "Ninety years is a big birthday an...

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Katherine Kirk takes LPGA Tour lead after career-best 63

Katherine Kirk takes LPGA Tour lead after career-best 63

After seven years and 152 tournament starts, Queensland's Katherine Kirk has claimed her third LPGA Tour victory. Her only other win on the Tour came in 2008 at the Canadian Women's Open. Thailand's...

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Get Free Chick-fil-A Tuesday By Dressing Like A Cow

Get Free Chick-fil-A Tuesday By Dressing Like A Cow

Chick Fil-A is offering a free entree for anyone who dresses in any type of cow attire . The Cow Appreciation Day celebration will last from store opening through 7 p.m. It could be a costume f...

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Republicans Are More Generous Tippers, Says Survey

Republicans Are More Generous Tippers, Says Survey

Princeton Survey Research Associates International conducted the poll from June 22-25, and interviewed 1,002 adults in the continental United States by telephone. Between 11-15 percent is a distant ...

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Sky Fiddles With Channels To Create More Sports Output For Now Customers

Sky Fiddles With Channels To Create More Sports Output For Now Customers

With a new look, a new schedule and brand new shows, the Sky Sports Golf channel has vowed to get fans even closer to the sport. These cost GBP 18 per month for one pack, GBP 22 for two and GBP ...

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Amazon launches service to set up smart gadgets in your home

Amazon launches service to set up smart gadgets in your home

Best Buy has long offered a solution for such customers called Geek Squad . "They have been handpicked for their technology experience, passion for customer service, and strong track record", Amazo...

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Sensex hits record closing highs; trading glitch hurts NSE

Sensex hits record closing highs; trading glitch hurts NSE

The bourse later announced pre-open sessions twice, but failed to get the same going. The benchmark BSE Sensex closed 355 points or 1.13 percent higher at 31,715.64, crossing the 31,700 mark for t...

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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has Early Access period extended

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has Early Access period extended

Greene also talked about the development on DayZ and H1Z1, with the former modder defending the developers of those games in Bohemia Interactive and Daybreak Games. Bluehole Inc ., the publisher of...

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Trump to Xi: 'Something has to be done' about North Korea

Trump to Xi: 'Something has to be done' about North Korea

He pointed out that trade between China and the North has grown almost 40 percent, leading him to say, "So much for China working with us". The response ran counter to China's repeated calls for N...

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Flight attendant broke wine bottle over unruly passenger's head

Flight attendant broke wine bottle over unruly passenger's head

Hudek had a beer before takeoff, but exhibited no sign of being intoxicated, a flight attendant told authorities. About an hour into the flight, he went into the toilet, came out and then went back ...

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Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio gets six matches ban from Federation Internationale de Football Association

Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio gets six matches ban from Federation Internationale de Football Association

This was an individual performance of some notes from Leon winger Elias Hernandez . Playing on the left wing in the first half, Hernandez swung in the free kick from which Hegardo Marin headed in...

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Secure Productive Enterprise Evolves to Microsoft 365

Secure Productive Enterprise Evolves to Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365 represents a new and more cohesive approach to how Microsoft goes to market with our commercial offerings, and reflects the shift our partners and our mutual customers are making - from...

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Dalian Wanda to Sell $9.3 Billion in Hotels and Tourism Stakes

Dalian Wanda to Sell $9.3 Billion in Hotels and Tourism Stakes

The developer closed 6.9 percent lower on Friday. "It seems Sunac wants to be a Wanda No.2 and develop its own cultural and entertainment business ", said CRIC Hong Kong head of research David Hong...

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Stripe enters deals with Alipay, WeChat Play

Stripe enters deals with Alipay, WeChat Play

In turn, Chinese consumers will have expanded choice as to which worldwide online merchants they can purchase products and services from, he added. More companies are trying to bridge that gap by work...

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China reacts cautiously to Malabar Op

China reacts cautiously to Malabar Op

In 2009, Japan again participated in the Malabar exercise. Concerns over China rapidly modernizing and enlarging its Navy, and ongoing tensions over territorial disputes in the South China Sea, has ...

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Elon Musk Finally Reveals Tesla Model 3

Elon Musk Finally Reveals Tesla Model 3

In fact, hundreds of thousands of deposits have already been taken for the new Tesla model that will have a starting price of around US$35,000 (RM150,412). The Model 3 is affordable as opposed to the ...

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USA appoints ex-NATO envoy to handle Ukraine crisis

USA appoints ex-NATO envoy to handle Ukraine crisis

Volker will be tasked with advancing USA efforts to the achieve the objectives of the 2014 Minsk agreements between Ukraine and Russian Federation. "Volker will coordinate all State Department eff...

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Cosco Shipping offers US$6.3b to buy Orient Overseas

Cosco Shipping offers US$6.3b to buy Orient Overseas

Officials at Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG) have told Splash about the rationale to buy into Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL). Cosco would become the world's third largest shippin...

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Royal Jordanian, Kuwait Airways say U.S. laptop ban lifted

Royal Jordanian, Kuwait Airways say U.S. laptop ban lifted

In March , the US agency banned nine airlines flying from airports in eight Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East and North Africa from allowing electronics larger than cellphones as carry-on i...

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Asia Minute: US and South Korean Forces Routinely Train Together

Asia Minute: US and South Korean Forces Routinely Train Together

SEOUL - South Korean jets and navy ships fired a barrage of guided missiles into the ocean during drills Thursday, a display of military power two days after North Korea test-launched its first int...

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Liverpool, Man Utd target Jose Gimenez: Premier League my dream

Liverpool, Man Utd target Jose Gimenez: Premier League my dream

The Uruguayan worldwide has developed into a fine player ever since arriving from Danubio in the summer of 2013 and had often been selected to partner Diego Godin at the heart of Atletico's defence wh...

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