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BBC Business News

  • Chief executives face pay overhaul
    Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:06:57 GMT
    Bosses of UK listed companies could see their pay packages overhauled under new rules from the Financial Reporting Council (FRC).
  • Bank 'tops customer service ratings'
    Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:06:23 GMT
    Online bank First Direct has topped a customer service league compiled by consumer group Which?, with Npower ranked bottom.
  • 'Thousands lie' on motor cover forms
    Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:05:43 GMT
    A total of 180,675 fraudulent applications for motor insurance were detected by the industry last year, a trade body says.
  • Radisson halts Vikings sponsorship
    Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:05:06 GMT
    Hotel chain Radisson suspends its sponsorship of NFL team Minnesota Vikings after one of their players was charged with child abuse.

BBC News

  • Odile storm moves up Mexico coast
    Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:07:06 GMT
    Tropical storm Odile is moving up Mexico's Baja California peninsula, bringing heavy rains and the threat of mudslides and flash floods.
  • Chief executives face pay overhaul
    Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:06:57 GMT
    Bosses of UK listed companies could see their pay packages overhauled under new rules from the Financial Reporting Council (FRC).
  • Academy regulation 'too weak'
    Tue, 16 Sep 2014 23:01:04 GMT
    Checks and balances on how academy chains in England spend large amounts of public money are "too weak", according to research.
  • Tidal turbine firm signs power deal
    Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:54:54 GMT
    The developers of a tidal energy scheme in the Pentland Firth sign a deal to sell electricity generated by the project.

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