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  1. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Mainland buyers of British property unfazed by new taxes

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 10:37am by Toh Han Shih

    ... authorities published a consultation document late last month on a proposal to extend capital gains tax to non-residents who sell British residential property. It envisages the new rules taking effect ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    Emirati woman attacked in London hotel burglary has 5pc brain function left

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 06:00am by AFP

    ... hospital on Tuesday but was readmitted the following day with severe head pains. Property worth more than £1,000 (HK$13,000) was taken and withdrawals totalling £3,000 were made on one ...

  3. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Britain must build one million homes to meet shortfall, says new report

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 05:39am by Reuters

    ... to slow to 10 per cent after that. Adey and Stewart both believe the main long-term constraint on construction is land supply. Since the 1980s Britain's local authorities have gained ... by the state." He hoped local authorities would show more flexibility, citing planning reforms in 2012, which placed more onus on local authorities to ensure they have sufficient housing. "This ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    British culture minister Maria Miller forced out for overstating expenses

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 10:43pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London British culture minister quits over expenses row British Prime Minister David Cameron suffered a blow to his authority yesterday when a scandal-hit minister he had been defending resigned, exposing him to charges of weak leadership and poor judgment. Maria Miller, Britain's minister for culture, stepped down after a backlash against her ...

  5. News - World - BRITAIN

    British PM David Cameron faces Euro poll backlash from expenses storm

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 08:52pm by GDN

    ... of Culture Secretary Maria Miller will not help push his party into third place. Cameron's authority appeared weakened in parliament on Wednesday as backbench lawmakers questioned his ability ...

  6. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Londoners priced out of home market blast foreign buyers

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:28am by Bloomberg

    ... affordable housing, or about 525 homes, according to a filing with the Greater London Authority. That is below the 50 per cent target set by the local council. In a report to the authority, Hutchison ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    Fireband British trade union leader Bob Crow dies aged 52

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 01:58am by AFP

    ... is with the deepest regret that RMT has to confirm that our general secretary Bob Crow sadly passed away in the hours of this morning,” the union said. Crow, who had one daughter, died in a hospital near his ... Crow still lived in  local authority housing despite his £145,000 (HK$1.8million) annual pay and pensions package – two facts which his critics regularly used against him. In his final ...

  8. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Songbird Estates' results buoy London property market

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:47am by Reuters

    ... per share increased 38 per cent to £2.90. The market value of its total portfolio rose 14.9 per cent to £6.57 billion. Songbird counts Qatar Investment Authority and China Investment Corp ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    Midnight marriages for gay couples as same-sex unions become legal in UK

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:01am by AP

    ... a law banning schools and local authorities from "promoting" homosexuality or depicting it as "a pretended family relationship". That law wasn't repealed until 2003. Yet ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    Shetland Islanders’ Viking heritage casts shadow on Scots independence

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 09:09pm by AP

    ... giving Scotland more control over its economy and resources, and especially its energy reserves. Authorities in Shetland, who have local-government powers such as collecting property taxes ...




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