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.... On this occasion, however, only shareholders and junior bondholders are being cleaned out. The Italian government, it seems, has been able to plead successfully that the “national interest” will be served by protecting the senior bondholders because the local economy in the Venice region would suffer if Veneto Banca and Banca Popolare di Vicenza collapsed chaotically. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....Treasury forecasts show the government will spend £802bn this financial year and £817bn in the next. In this context, pumping an extra £500m a year into Northern Ireland’s public services and the local economy is small beer. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Extra £1bn for Northern Ireland will barely dent public finances image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of June 2017 05:04:26 PM
....Treasury forecasts show the government will spend £802bn this financial year and £817bn in the next. In this context, pumping an extra £500m a year into Northern Ireland’s public services and the local economy is small beer. ...
Italy's €17bn bank job: self-preservation at a long-term EU price? | Nils Pratley image
.... On this occasion, however, only shareholders and junior bondholders are being cleaned out. The Italian government, it seems, has been able to plead successfully that the “national interest” will be served by protecting the senior bondholders because the local economy in the Venice region would suffer if Veneto Banca and Banca Popolare di Vicenza collapsed chaotically. ...
Tesco staff 'shocked' as call centre closure puts 1,100 jobs at risk image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of June 2017 02:05:28 PM
....Nick Ireland, the divisional officer of Usdaw, the shopworkers’ trade union, said workers in Cardiff were “understandably shocked” by the announcement. “This is clearly devastating news for our members and will have a wider impact on south Wales, as so many jobs are potentially lost to our local economy. ...
Derby-based Bombardier beats German rival to £900m train contract image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of June 2017 09:01:04 AM
.... The decision in 2011 to award the £3bn Thameslink trains contract to Siemens, soon after the Department for Transport had selected Japanese firm Hitachi to build inter-city express trains, led to an outcry from unions and warnings that the firm was considering its future. David Bailey, a professor of industrial strategy at Aston University, said: “Historically Derby is the centre of rail manufacturing: it has a big skills base, and it’s a big part of the local economy. ...
Hello Arizona   image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 4th of May 2017 11:27:10 PM
.... She transferred to the Phoenix-area campus last June after working for the company for 16 years in her home state of New York. Johnson, 39, said she's seen the way the job growth is boosting the local economy, spurring new food and shopping spots to open. ...
El Paso: the border city grappling with the ramifications of Trump's proposals image
....24bn a year, and some $980m of that comes from residents of northern Mexico. On the US side, fear is keeping some undocumented people inside and out of the local economy. ...
Scottish islands hold out for government U-turn on windfarm subsidies image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 13th of April 2017 04:52:18 PM
....“The benefits for local people come in direct payments from the windfarm and opportunities for communities to invest in the projects. The effect of these large-scale investments would provide a tremendous boost to the local economy and significantly contribute to the UK government’s industrial strategy by providing work for the UK supply chain and island businesses. ...
Zero house price inflation is to be welcomed not feared | Larry Elliott image
....There is no evidence that buying a house means you personallly lose your job a couple of years down the line, which suggests Britons will not easily be turned on by the idea of becoming a nation of renters. But the idea that high levels of renting can be associated with a dynamic local economy is supported by the evidence of London, which is thriving even though buying a home is a distant dream for most young people. ...
Westinghouse bankruptcy move casts shadow over world nuclear industry image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 29th of March 2017 08:20:19 AM
....”. Chris Jukes, a senior organiser at the GMB union, said Moorside was crucial for west Cumbria’s local economy and the UK’s energy needs. ...
In the Hunt image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of March 2017 12:03:41 AM
. The world's biggest National Hunt horse racing event canters into Cheltenham this week, providing a huge financial boost to both the sport and the local economy. ...
The remittances propping up Lesotho's economy image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 27th of February 2017 12:24:35 AM
.... . These remittances now account for 30% of the local economy and often do much more for Lesotho than foreign investments or aid. ...
Supermarket sourcing image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 22nd of February 2017 12:18:01 AM
.... The assumption is also that production standards will be higher. People are also keen to support their local economy. ...
McLaren to create 200 jobs in Sheffield with new £50m plant image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of February 2017 07:40:34 PM
.... Its models include the 12C, and P1, which costs more than £1m. The investment, supported by the council, is a major boost for Sheffield and the local economy. ...
Brum rush: Birmingham becomes tourist hotspot image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 1st of February 2017 07:05:07 AM
....The influx of visitors to Birmingham in 2016 provided a fillip to local businesses, with the average spend per head increasing to £82 in 2016, up from £61 three years ago. Stallholders at the Frankfurt Christmas market enjoyed record takings with the event generating £400m for the local economy. ...
The UK’s economy is London-centric. Brexit is the chance to change that | Laurie Macfarlane image
.... However, a finance system focused on socially useful lending could create far more jobs indirectly than our current system creates directly as a sector in its own right. This could begin by taking control of the taxpayer-owned RBS and transforming it into a network of local banks, each with a public interest mandate to promote the local economy. ...
Jobs lost and broken relationships: legacy of the Southern rail crisis image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 21st of January 2017 09:09:30 PM
.... I’ve heard from countless people whose family life has been strained to the point of breaking – with children’s bedtimes regularly missed, relationships breaking down and an enormous increase in stress. “Our local economy is also suffering: I’ve heard from companies concerned about missing out on pitching opportunities, from tourism businesses losing out due to travel uncertainty for visitors and from businesses that no longer hold their meetings and events in Brighton as their colleagues simply can’t get here, compounding the losses to trade locally. ...
Record Christmas at Sainsbury’s 'shows logic of Argos takeover' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 11th of January 2017 08:29:40 AM
....Workers will be transferred to Wincanton, a logistics firm which runs a number of Argos’s warehouses, and many will have the opportunity to move to its site in Kettering. The Unite union said the move was “a slap in the face for a long-established and loyal workforce and it is also a blow for the local economy. ...
Why we must make homes truly affordable for our key workers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 7th of January 2017 07:00:12 AM
....Subsidising each affordable home would cost around £14,000, so the overall net benefit of each home was £12,500 or so. With around a million key workers living and working across Greater London, if they were to all move out, the local economy would lose out on £9. ...
Economic output per person in London more than double rest of UK image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 15th of December 2016 07:49:30 PM
....Responding to the latest sign of regional imbalances in the UK, the Trades Union Congress (TUC) called on the government to urgently step in with support, including investment in infrastructure projects like housebuilding, rail improvements, roads and clean energy. “People in every part of Britain need a strong local economy, generating good jobs and improving living standards. ...
300 jobs at risk at online bike retailer image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of October 2016 02:37:02 PM
.... . South Antrim MLA and Ulster Unionist economy spokesperson Steve Aiken told BBC News it is a blow to the local economy. ...
On your behalf image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of October 2016 11:09:04 PM
.... . "We think daigou are good for both the local economy… and they are very good for our business," says Peter Nathan, chief executive of A2 Milk, a New Zealand baby formula manufacturer that also operates in Australia. ...
Bank branch closures hit small firms, says FSB image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 17th of October 2016 09:52:56 AM
.... . "Our members highly value the face-to-face interaction they receive in-branch, particularly when making complex financial transactions, with staff who often have a greater understanding of their business and the local economy," he said. ...
UK towns and villages running out of hard cash, says report image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 16th of October 2016 11:01:47 PM
....Shops, small firms and tradespeople are among the heaviest users of bank branch counters, and the FSB said the rapid pace of closures was presenting some tough challenges. “FSB members highly value the face-to-face interaction they receive in branch, particularly when making complex financial transactions, with staff who often have a greater understanding of their business and the local economy,” said Mike Cherry, the national chairman. ...
Brexit differences image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 6th of October 2016 11:07:35 AM
.... . Paul Watson, Labour and Co-operative leader of the city council since 2008, says people value Nissan's contribution to the local economy - it is the region's largest employer, providing work for 7,000 people - but that Sunderland is used to the vagaries of the world economy having big effects at home. ...
Is government spending on roads and railways a good idea? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 3rd of October 2016 03:52:55 PM
...."Programmes such as Labour's Decent Homes investment, or investment in energy saving for existing housing stock, would be much more managed and dispersed," she argues. "The work can be done at ground level by local companies and so there is more local impact on the local economy. ...
London houses are second most over-valued in world - UBS image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of September 2016 12:43:11 PM
....”. San Francisco, which has also seen real prices rise by more than 50% over the last five years, is heading into bubble territory – despite a boom in the local economy, he warned. ...
Credit worthy?  image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 18th of September 2016 06:59:26 AM
HS2 jitters image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 12th of September 2016 03:10:25 PM
....Controversial plans to build a station just outside the city were unceremoniously ditched recently after months of lobbying by the council. It wanted a city centre station instead, saying it was better for the local economy. ...
1,400 scientists attend Belfast livestock conference image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 29th of August 2016 05:11:09 AM
. More than 1,400 scientists are in Belfast this week for a major farming conference worth almost £3m to the local economy. ...

Ministers urged to give councils the power to charge utility companies £2,000 a day for road works 
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....". David Latham, Kent's County Council Highway Policy and Inspections Manager told the Telegraph that over the course of a year, the scheme will have caused nearly 3,000 less days of congestion on Kent’s busiest roads and saved the local economy £4. ...

Theresa May extends olive branch to Argentina over Falkland Islands
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 11th of August 2016 02:19:53 AM
....In a significant shift in relations the Prime Minister has written to Argentina's President saying it is her "sincere hope" that the two nations can build a more constructive relationship. She said that she wants to "make progress" towards ending restrictions on oil exploration to boost the local economy and allow more flights to and from the island. ...

Southern Rail passengers face chaos - as ministers attack union leaders over longest strike for 50 years
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.... Amber Rudd, the Home Secretary, accused the unions of causing “needless pain” to the economy. Crispin Blunt, the Tory MP for Reigate, in Surrey, said the union’s conduct was “reckless in the extreme” and badly damaging the local economy. ...

Southern Rail five-day strike: will you be affected?
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 7th of August 2016 03:26:31 PM
.... They did not want to discuss the role of the on-board supervisor and remain rigidly opposed to evolving the role of on-board staff to focus more on customers. "We are deeply disappointed and angry on behalf of our passengers at this stance, which will cause misery for our passengers and untold damage to the local economy in the southeast. ...
Tullett Prebon creates 300 Belfast jobs image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 2nd of August 2016 08:26:22 AM
....Tullett Prebon will make the posts, with an average salary of £33,000, available over the next three years as they establish a major technology centre in the city. First Minister Arlene Foster said the jobs will contribute £10m in salaries to the local economy. ...

Yorkshire steals old rival's towering glory in War of the Roses land grab
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....Andrea Leadsom, the Environment Secretary, said: “The Dales and Lake District are part of our nation’s proud identity – immortalised by WH Auden and Wordsworth, they are home to some of our country’s most beautiful and rugged landscapes. “Today’s extension will virtually join up these precious natural assets, supporting the local economy, creating jobs and securing the area’s reputation as one of our country’s most attractive tourist destinations for generations to come. ...

South Korean officials barred from China beer festival amid missile row
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 27th of July 2016 03:09:22 PM
....Qingdao held its 25th annual beer festival last year, which attracted 10 million visitors, generating more than 1. 31 billion yuan (£129 million) for the local economy. ...
'We're being slowly suffocated': UK readers on the problem of second homes image
.... There is a very definite ‘them and us’ attitude, on both sides. Those visiting second home owners who contribute to the local economy are in the minority, but they tend to have desire for products, goods and services that are inline with their London salaries rather than anything that local producers and shopkeepers can stock or sustain on a year-round basis. ...
Why Sadiq Khan should bring down travel costs for London students image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 17th of May 2016 01:46:37 PM
.... Morgan says the answer could be a card that gives a 30% discount off travel within the London zones but, crucially, isn’t tied to buying another card that demands you purchase at least a whole week’s travel at a time. Morgan says: “If London wants to continue to attract students – who contribute massively to our local economy – then this is a practical way to genuinely help them. ...
UN urges countries to stem tide of firms profit-shifting to tax havens image
....The British pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca was found in 2015 to have paid no tax on £3bn of profits after channelling funds through a subsidiary in the Netherlands. The report said “special purpose entities” (SPEs) set up by companies were typically subsidiaries that had little connection to the local economy but held assets or liabilities or raised capital. ...
UN urges countries to stem tide of firms profit-shifting to tax havens image
....The British pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca was found in 2015 to have paid no tax on £3bn of profits after channelling funds through a subsidiary in the Netherlands. The report said “special purpose entities” (SPEs) set up by companies were typically subsidiaries that had little connection to the local economy but held assets or liabilities or raised capital. ...
Brexit fears putting overseas firms off UK commercial property, says report image
....The organisation said some international firms were drawing up contingency plans to shift their headquarters in the event of Brexit. Overseas firms based in the UK occupy large swathes of real estate, and their departure could harm office occupancy rates, and the local economy. ...
Lord Adonis: HS3 could be the rail revolution of the 21st century image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 27th of April 2016 12:01:51 PM
.... On capacity alone, existing infrastructure will simply fail if it is not drastically improved. But there is a bigger prize in view: better connections across the north can help fire the local economy and make the region a powerhouse once again. ...
The Palestinian farmers battling border restrictions and lack of water image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 12th of April 2016 04:00:09 AM
....“During the British mandate, Palestinian farmers exported many varieties of agricultural goods,” says Wahbeh Asfour, project manager at the Ma’an Development Center, which started the Kale Project to help grow more food in the West Bank. “Pre-occupation of 1967, the agriculture sector was the backbone of the local economy. ...
Hammond urges China to cut steel production in bid to save UK plants image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 9th of April 2016 10:56:51 AM
....The sale, to investment firm Greybull Capital, would involve a £400m investment package. The move would safeguard about 4,800 jobs and thousands more in supply chains and the local economy. ...
Scunthorpe steelworks deal nears image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 8th of April 2016 04:54:57 AM
....The steelworks has been on the market since 2014 and the sale to UK-based investment firm Greybull Capital, would involve a £400m investment package. It would secure about 4,800 jobs and thousands more in supply chains and the local economy. ...
I’ve found the key to Britain’s recovery: an orange shed in Shanktown | Aditya Chakrabortty image
.... The number of members has more than doubled to 150 since last January, and well over 80 of these would count as going concerns. Imagine that: more than 80 households now self-sufficient in a local economy kept afloat by tax credits. ...
Talks to save Scottish steel mills happening at ‘breakneck speed’ image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 21st of March 2016 06:22:57 PM
....Community said this could affect a further 12,000 people, including contractors and the local supply chain. “The steelworks is the beating heart of Port Talbot and supports many thousands of jobs in the local economy,” said Community’s general secretary, Roy Rickhuss. ...
Water-poor Saudi Arabia moves farming venture to drought-stricken California image
.... Farmers there don’t particularly care who owns the land or where the alfalfa gets consumed. They merely want the water to remain devoted to farming, where it can support the local economy, and not sold off to Los Angeles to ease urban water shortages. ...
Competition regulator backs scrapping of rail franchises image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 8th of March 2016 11:27:00 AM
.... Stephen Joseph, the chief executive, said: “The government has committed billions to upgrading the railways to meet record passenger demand. Rather than handing this much-needed capacity to open access operators, as the CMA proposes, communities and the economy would benefit far more if train companies worked with new city regions and combined authorities on joined-up networks of public transport designed to support the local economy. ...
Lord Heseltine outlines plans to regenerate Redcar steelworks site image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 19th of February 2016 04:52:48 PM
....He described the MDC as the “next step”, insisting local people would be at the heart of the organisation’s efforts to regenerate the area. Redcar’s MP, Labour’s Anna Turley, said she welcomed “any measures which help our local economy to recover from the loss of steelmaking”. ...
Bombardier to cut 7,000 jobs worldwide image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 17th of February 2016 12:07:07 PM
....Michael Mulholland, regional officer of the GMB union, called on the executive to hold a high-level meeting to see what can be done to help manufacturing. He said: “These job losses will have a massive impact on the Northern Ireland economy as they will see the loss of well-paid jobs from the local economy. ...
£1bn biomass plant to bring 1,700 jobs image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 29th of January 2016 10:12:15 AM
....It is expected to generate 299MW of electricity, which is enough to power about 300,000 homes. Albert Owen, MP for Anglesey, said Orthios Eco Park had the potential "to be a catalyst in giving the local economy a much-needed boost". ...
London's black-cab drivers: 'Four cabbies pay more tax than Uber' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 29th of January 2016 08:36:43 AM
....“We make a loss and corporation taxes are paid on profits not revenues. In addition the vast majority of the revenue generated via our technology stays with our driver-partners in the local economy. ...
Government extends £250m lifeline to Aberdeen  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 28th of January 2016 09:31:08 AM
.... . The cash will also be used to help the local economy diversify, to include biopharmaceutical and agri-food industries, limiting the city’s risky exposure to a prolonged oil sector slump. ...
1,050 jobs lost at Tata steel plants image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 18th of January 2016 02:15:02 PM
.... It is the biggest plant in the UK, providing well paid jobs that are difficult to replace. For every job in the steelworks, it is estimated another four jobs in the local economy are supported. ...
Tata Steel confirms 1,050 job cuts image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 18th of January 2016 12:37:48 PM
....Ministers can start by opposing the granting of market status to China and lowering business rates, she said. Ben Cottam, of the Federation of Small Businesses, said: "Today's announcement is a hammer blow for the whole community of Port Talbot, and will have severe repercussions for the local economy. ...
Tata confirms 1,050 more jobs to go as steel crisis intensifies image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 18th of January 2016 11:32:45 AM
....” . The impact not only on the Tata workers, but also the local economy as the shcokwaves are felt by suppliers and companies which depend on the plant, were described as a "hammer blow for the whole community of Port Talbot, which will have severe repercussions", by the Welsh federation of Small Business. ...
Yacht-makers put on a brave face at London Boat Show image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 8th of January 2016 05:41:48 PM
....6m in government grants in 2013 to build a new boat it said would safeguard jobs. The politician, says Gates, “has got his facts a little confused” and he can expect a full explanation of the role that Princess plays in the depressed local economy upon his return to the city. ...
UK's biggest boatbuilder axes hundreds of jobs as recovery fails to materialise image
.... The top-of-the-range 40M yachts costs £15m  Photo: Princess Yachts . Princess is one of the largest employers in the South West and the move is expected to have a significant impact on the local economy. ...
Warburtons on a roll as it toasts success of Muppets' Christmas ad image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 25th of December 2015 10:00:14 AM
.... It is like a bread version of Willie Wonka’s chocolate factory, only with Lancastrians rather than Oompa Loompas. Like many towns in this part of the world, the local economy suffered badly from the decline of industry and, in some ways, Warburtons is a microcosm of that. ...
UK government too slow to save steel industry, MPs conclude image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 21st of December 2015 06:01:18 AM
....The closure of SSI’s plant at Redcar on Teesside in October brought home the extent of the crisis. After almost 100 years in operation, Europe’s second-biggest blast furnace shut with the loss of 1,700 jobs and wider consequences for the struggling local economy. ...
Want to succeed as an investor in 2016? Pick some of the losers from 2015 image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 13th of December 2015 09:56:00 AM
.... . Likewise, I’d prefer exposure in Europe to the giant firms that export all over the world and don’t depend on the local economy. ...
Shoppers urged to back small traders image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 5th of December 2015 03:54:08 AM
....But day-to-day small firms face a battle competing with big companies who can offer lower prices and have more resources to deal with issues such as administration, tax and staffing. The Federation of Small businesses said that for every pound spent at an independent company, around 70p stays in the local economy. ...
The Queen's Crown Estate wins green light to build 5,000 homes in East of England image
.... 5,000 homes will be built on the site. Thetford has been a focus for developers in recent years, attracted by the strong local economy that is tied to nearby Cambridge. ...
How data is shining a light on global property markets image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 24th of November 2015 12:34:01 AM
....7tn), according to the European Public Real Estate Association. His program crunches lots of different data sets - public transport, roads, congestion, location, demographics, local economy, building quality and so on - to calculate an estimated value for a property. ...
Brixton banks on community currency to boost local economy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 18th of November 2015 12:23:41 PM
....With the slogan Money that Sticks to Brixton, the Brixton pound is one of the most established of a series of local currencies popping up across Britain in recent years. The idea is that local money can be kept in the local economy, strengthening small businesses and creating a greater sense of community spirit. ...
What are credit unions and how can they beat payday lenders? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 17th of November 2015 07:03:03 AM
.... “The cap for payday lenders is eight times more expensive than the most expensive credit union loan,” says McKillop. If local people are borrowing from local credit unions rather than payday lenders, the money stays within the community, boosting the local economy. ...
British potash mine to shed 220 jobs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 12th of November 2015 04:02:47 PM
....Boulby is a few miles from Redcar, where 2,200 steelworkers have lost their jobs because of the closure of SSI’s steelworks. The Cleveland area has relied on the remnants of a once large manufacturing base for well-paid jobs to support the local economy. ...
Up to 190 Alton Towers jobs may go image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 9th of November 2015 06:06:47 PM
.... . "However, we believe that this reorganisation now, together with a continuous programme of capital investment, will not only ensure the resort's long-term growth, which is so vital to the local economy, but also protect the jobs of the bulk of its employees for the future. ...
French energy giant EDF buys Dungeness Estate image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 3rd of November 2015 06:08:53 PM
....”. The energy company, which owns Dungeness B nuclear power station adjacent to the estate, said in a statement that it was the biggest employer in the area, boosting the local economy by more than £40m each year. ...
Government to cut tax relief for community green energy schemes image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of October 2015 05:01:01 PM
.... She accused the government of making a “political choice, not an economic necessity”. Emma Bridge, of CEE, said: “Community energy reduces energy bills, provides energy efficiency advice, develops skills, generates revenue in the local economy . ...
Why don’t we save our steelworkers, when we’ve spent billions on bankers? | Aditya Chakrabortty image
....Mothball the SSI plant in Redcar and it’s not just 2,200 workers that you send to the dole office and whose families you shove on the breadline. An entire local economy goes on life support: the suppliers of parts, the outside engineers who used to do the servicing, the port workers and hauliers, the cafes and shops. ...
Steel industry rages against dying of the light image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 24th of October 2015 06:34:00 PM
Government provides lifeline to Tata Steel workers as sector fights for survival image
.... . “This is a very difficult time for the workforce, so it is important that the Government and the company have come together to support people and the local economy," said Sajid Javid, the business secretary. ...
Uber reports rapid UK growth image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 17th of October 2015 11:01:28 PM
.... . “We’re a significant net contributor to the local economy everywhere we go, creating new opportunities for thousands of professional drivers. ...

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