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  1. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Britain's easing of visa rules for mainland Chinese will help retailers

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 04:49am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Easing of requirements for mainland Chinese visitors expected to raise sales- and rents British retailers to gain on visa change Retail sales in London are expected to receive a boost following the British government's decision to relax the visa requirement for mainland tourists. It will also push up store rents and prices of the retail ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    Peaches Geldof mourned at church where she married

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 01:17am by Reuters

    ... and fashion personality in her own right and mother of two boys aged 23 months and 11 months, was found dead at her home in Wrotham, Kent, in southern England, on April 7. British police are treating ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Geldof family 'beyond pain' after mystery death of Peaches, 25

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 08:45pm by GDN

    ... Peaches' most recent appearances included attending a fashion show for supermarket Tesco, taking part in a challenge for the charity Sport Relief with her dog Parper and backing a campaign ...

  4. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Songbird Estates' results buoy London property market

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

    ... the increase in net asset value, including more office space let, with occupancy rates rising to 97 per cent, the highest since the financial crisis, and more demand for retail space, where yields had ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - BRITAIN

    Bailed-out banks' bonuses put pressure on Britain's George Osborne

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 06:22am by GDN

    ... per cent owned by the taxpayer, has handed out more than £12 million in share bonuses- granted in previous years but due to be paid out now- while the head of its retail bank, Alison Brittain, ...

  6. News - World - BRITAIN

    China conservationist Li Quan and husband 'abused tiger charity cash'

    Posted Dec 18th 2013, 10:07pm by Peter Simpson

    ... journalists he will claim Li is not telling the truth. Li, 50, is a former executive with the fashion house Gucci. Save China's Tigers has offices and staff in London, Hong Kong and Beijing plus ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    Tesco denies it prefers hiring migrants to Britons

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Charge of migrant bias backfires Tesco, Britain's biggest retailer, has denied an accusation by the opposition Labour Party that it turns away British workers to exploit cheaper migrant labour. In remarks that could drag British retailers into a politically charged immigration debate ahead of a 2015 election, senior Labour lawmaker Chris Bryant was due ...

  8. News - World - BRITAIN

    Riots to riches: gentrification sparks fears for Brixton's soul

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 04:47am by AFP

    ... cut-price goods are now independent shops, restaurants and cafes. The crowd inside is notably different from those milling outside the discount stores, retail chains and mobile phone shops ...

  9. News - China - BRITAIN

    Chinese demand for baby milk causes ‘ration’ in Britain

    Posted Apr 11th 2013, 12:13am by Associated Press

    ... Associated Press in London British retailers are limiting purchases of baby milk powder to prevent customers from bulk-buying and exporting it to China for profit. Leading supermarket chains Tesco and Sainsbury’s say they have started advising customers to buy no more than two tins of milk powder in each transaction. The British Retail Consortium said on Wednesday other ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    A million British workers hired on 'zero-hours contracts'

    Posted Aug 06th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... in which organisations from retail chains to Buckingham Palace have faced criticism for hiring staff but offering no guarantee of work and pay each week. Employees on zero-hours contracts often get ... for businesses and employees." Last week, Sports Direct became the focus of controversy when it emerged that the retailer employs around 20,000 of its 23,000 staff on the contracts. The revelation ...




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