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by | November 28, 2018 | 19:23

Remaining pubs also appear to have "soaked up" the customers from the pubs that have shut down. Barking and Dagenham, Newham and Luton - all in and around London - now have fewer than half the pubs they did in 2001. The rise was largely attributable to a dramatic increase of employees in big pubs, especially those with 10 or more employees. This rate, now £10.55 per hour in London and £9 per hour elsewhere, is sometimes called the "real" living wage, and is based upon full-time workers being ...

by | November 28, 2018 | 00:57

President Donald Trump on Monday angrily rebuked General Motors for its planned layoffs, demanding the automaker reverse its decision and threatening to move against the company if it failed to. "They should!" Baier said. Trump says GM needs to "get a auto that is selling well and put it back" into the OH plant. Most of the factories to be affected by GM's restructuring build cars that will not be sold in the U.S.

by | November 27, 2018 | 15:55

Apple became the first USA company to surpass a market cap of $1 trillion last August. Apple's market cap hovered around US$823.66 billion as of 3:15 pm in NY, while Microsoft's stood at US$823.90 billion, although the two spent much of Monday afternoon jockeying for the top seat in intraday action.

by | November 27, 2018 | 09:45

Some of the people began arguing and fighting. A line of cars quickly formed, and several arguments and fights among the crowd that gathered at the ATM machine were reported , according to Spring Happenings. There is no word on how much money was withdrawn or if the people who took the cash committed any kind of crime. Should the bank have gone in the other direction, authorities say that theft charges could have been laid on those not willing to cooperate.

by | November 27, 2018 | 04:38

OH will be a key state in the 2020 presidential campaign. "They better put something else in". Barra said the Cruze would no longer be sold in the U.S. GM's actions provoked anger from political figures on both sides of the U.S. It will also close two unidentified factories outside North America. Huston-Rough said the job cuts will be accomplished through "a combination of retirements, layoffs and work relocations".

by | November 27, 2018 | 02:45

A removal of Ghosn by Mitsubishi's eight-member board, which meets at the automaker's Tokyo headquarters at 4.30pm (0730 GMT) would see an end to his chairmanship of Japanese automakers amid discontent over French partner Renault SA's role in the alliance.

by | November 27, 2018 | 00:43

Logitech International , a webcam and keyboard maker, has reportedly terminated discussions regarding the purchase of Plantronics Incorporation, a gaming headset and Bluetooth earpiece manufacturer, as per statements releases by the two companies.

by | November 26, 2018 | 22:52

Drawing an estimated 75 million shoppers, the event will severely test retailers' online platforms as well as their delivery operations. As of 10:30 a.m. This tablet is $20 off as a continuation of Amazon's Black Friday deals. Macy's, Kohl's and Target also rose. Target always touts this deal on Cyber Monday, and it makes for some great savings.

by | November 26, 2018 | 22:33

The company said the plan would help it to save about $6bn (£4.7bn). "If GM Canada is indeed turning its back on 100 years of industry and community ― abandoning workers and families in Oshawa ― then this is a callous decision that must be fought", she told the network.

by | November 26, 2018 | 21:37

About 6,000 factory workers could lose jobs in the US and Canada. As a TV announcer read out portions of GM's news release, the bustling lobby of Unifor Local 222 headquarters went silent. Last month, as GM reported a US$2.5-billion third-quarter profit, the automaker also said it was aiming to cut costs by offering buyouts to roughly 18,000 white-collar workers with 12 or more years of service.

by | November 26, 2018 | 19:30

Greg Schneider with High Country Christmas Trees recently spoke with reporters about the Christmas tree shortage in the foothills of North Carolina. "The tougher thing is getting volunteers", Clark said. In Oregon, some people are taking Fraser fir trees from the East instead of noble firs that are the most popular tree on the West Coast.

by | November 26, 2018 | 15:13

Some may have thought that the endless Bitcoin Cash Hash Wars have ended with Bitcoin ABC winning as they had the longest chain and the most hash power. BCH prices pumped over 20 percent in the days leading up to the fork , creating a mild resurgence in the broader crypto markets. As per the data obtained from CoinMarketCap , EOS is now trading at $3.27 and has a decline of 8.24% in the 24-hour time frame.

by | November 26, 2018 | 14:56

About a third of online Black Friday sales were made from phones. The 1.7% drop in visits to physical stores is similar to consumer behavior on Black Friday a year ago. Online spending on Thanksgiving Day hit $3.7 billion in the United States, topping last year's record of $2.87 billion, according to Adobe Analytics .

by | November 26, 2018 | 13:07

However, when the remuneration disclosure system for executives started in 2010, Ghosn allegedly gave instructions to Kelly and others to make his remuneration appear on the reports as being around ¥1 billion, while keeping his annual pay at ¥2 billion.

by | November 26, 2018 | 00:12

New Democrat MPs had voted against a motion to speed up debate on the back-to-work legislation, with many making an elaborate show of walking out of the Commons after voting, raising their fists in salute to postal workers watching from the public gallery.

by | November 26, 2018 | 00:12

Sunday. For those who decide to wait to let the storm pass, conditions are expected to improve by Monday across the region with partly-sunny skies and temperatures into the 30s, according to the NWS. The Nebraska State Patrol closed westbound I-80 between Lincoln and Omaha because of the crashes on Sunday morning, which included semitrailer trucks jackknifed across the highway.

by | November 25, 2018 | 21:13

Added Harold Ehrenberg: "We kept checking the numbers again and again!" Had they waited two more weeks, they'd have gotten zip; the window to claim the prize - 180 days - would have closed. A single victor in the SC town of Simpsonville took home a massive $1.5 billion in the Mega Millions US lottery jackpot last month, dwarfing a previous record set in March 2012 at $656 million.

by | November 25, 2018 | 20:58

Voters are encouraged to return their completed voting package as soon as possible. The deadline to request a voting package has not changed and voters must request a package by midnight Friday, Nov. The referendum asks B.C. voters if they support the current first-past-the-post electoral system or if they back a form of proportional representation for the next election, which is set for 2021.

by | November 25, 2018 | 20:45

WTI has now lost 34 percent of its value from its peak on October 3 to the trough on Friday. "I have to say that the speed in which the oil market has declined has surprised me even as OPEC and non-OPEC members discuss a production cut", said Andrew Lipow , president of Lipow Oil Associates .

by | November 25, 2018 | 18:51

The Exeter-based carrier is battling challenging conditions in the airline industry and has been hit with falling demand and a £29 million hit from rising fuel costs and the weak pound. The British infrastructure and support services company had scrapped plans to buy Flybe in March after being rebuffed. Since hitting a price of almost 50p in March this year, Flybe's shares have fallen by more than three-quarters.