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Bombardier decision will not be re-evaluated

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The Transport Secretary has confirmed that a £1.4bn decision which saw German firm Siemens win a contract to build carriages... (Continue reading)

Private hospitals to help cut waiting times

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The NHS in Wales has been given the go-ahead to use private hospitals to help cut waiting times for orthopaedic... (Continue reading)

CBI welcomes apprenticeship scheme reforms


The CBI has commented on Government measures to simplify the apprenticeship system for large employers. The measures were announced by... (Continue reading)

Essex authority eyes £500k savings in waste changes


A local authority in Essex is aiming to make major savings after unveiling plans for a major overall of its... (Continue reading)

EU Commission adopt new energy strategy

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The EU Commission has adopted a communication on security of energy supply and international cooperation, setting out for the first... (Continue reading)

Greece: Pledges to push on structural reforms

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Greek Finance Minister Evangelos Venizelos has announced that the Greek government will speed up structural reforms in the public sector... (Continue reading)

New contract to generate millions for Birmingham


A guaranteed annual income of over £1m will be received by Birmingham City Council for the next decade thanks to... (Continue reading)

Council backs Bombardier battle

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Derby Council want to fund a trade union legal fight against the Government’s decision to award a lucrative train-building contract... (Continue reading)

Brown argues Scots’ corner in high speed rail debate

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Scottish Transport Minister Keith Brown has given evidence to the House of Commons Transport Select Committee, saying that the business... (Continue reading)