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Water bills to fall in real terms - here's why



News December 13, 2017


Regulator Ofwat will carry out its next price review in 2019, and is proposing to set the so-called 'cost of capital' that has a direct bearing on bills at a record low of 2.4%.It will also set out service performance and targets ...

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MPs demand close ties to Euratom post-Brexit to avoid nuclear disruption



News December 13, 2017


They have signed a Parliamentary amendment to the EU Withdrawal Bill dealing with the Government's intention to leave the European Atomic Energy Community (Eurotom).The transport of nuclear materials, disposing of waste, and carry...

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York refuses to grant Uber licence to operate



News December 13, 2017


A committee at the City of York Council cited the complaints about the service and the well-publicised data protection breach as reasons behind the decision.It followed a similar move by London in September, and a decision last we...

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Satellite ‎group Avanti takes flight with $550m debt overhaul



News December 12, 2017


Sky News has learnt that Avanti, which is one of a number of stock market-quoted businesses wrestling with a glut of new satellite capacity, is to announce proposals for a big debt-for-equity swap.The deal will see hedge funds suc...

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Pharma sector warns of 'dire' consequences without Europe regulation deal



News December 12, 2017


Lisa Anson, president of the Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI), told Sky News that firms have put investment decisions "on ice" and face a "dire situation" unless such an agreement can be reached.Ms Anson, ...

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