Taksh Singhvi

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UK minister tells Domino's to pay higher wages to attract staff | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Domino’s Pizza, the country’s biggest pizza delivery firm, should pay better wages if it is struggling to fill job vacancies rather than seeking a relaxation of immigration rules, said a British government minister.<p>A Domino's Pizza is pictured in its box in central London, …

U.S. says Ukraine's 'European future' can be saved - Nuland | Reuters

KIEV (Reuters) - The United States believes it is possible to save Ukraine’s “European future” and President Viktor Yanukovich must lead the way, Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland said on Wednesday.<p>After talks with Yanukovich that lasted more than two hours, she told reporters: “We also …

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EU argues over joint rescue plan for eurozone banks

<b>The EU is edging towards a common mechanism for rescuing problem banks, in a drive to avoid any repetition of taxpayer-funded bailouts.</b><p>EU finance ministers finished marathon talks early on Wednesday - but they will try again next week to reach a deal on the eve of an EU summit.<p>Bank failures …

Europe

New U.K. tax on foreign home buyers could kill a golden goose

Thinking of joining the Great London Property Rush? Well, apart from the exorbitant prices, foreign investors face another deterrent: A hefty capital gains tax of up to 28 per cent on any future flipping of homes in the U.K., beginning in April, 2015.<p>The government has finally decided that …

China expresses regret over S. Korea air defence zone | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - China expressed “regret” on Monday that South Korea had extended its air defence zone to partially overlap with a similar zone declared by Beijing two weeks ago that has raised regional tensions.<p>China’s declaration of an air defence identification zone in the East China Sea that …

Supermarket sells discounted products to low-income families

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/business/1035000/1035203_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524694015_42d62a357506edc3cc64a0c561d5e70c<p><b>The UK's first 'social supermarket' has opened for business, selling cheap products to people on welfare support.</b><p>The Community Shop will sell items …

Selling

Greek deflation hits record in November, at -2.9 percent | Reuters

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece posted in November its highest deflation since monthly records began in 1960, as consumer prices fell 2.9 percent on an annual basis, data from the statistics service showed on Monday.<p>A Greek flag flutters atop the Greek Parliament as a full moon rises in central Athens …

Analysis - Some Cisco investors urge an exit from set-top box unit | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc Chief Executive John Chambers is facing growing pressure from investors to exit its television set-top box business, where revenue has been plummeting and profit margins trail the rest of the company.<p>A sign marking a Cisco office is pictured in San Diego, …

FCA fines Lloyds record 28 million pounds for pushing sales | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s financial watchdog imposed a record 28 million pound fine on Lloyds Banking Group for the way it encouraged staff to sell 2 billion pounds of products that customers did not need.<p>Two people stand outside a branch of Lloyds bank in central London December 11, 2013. …

Ex-Glencore oil trader loses 'wrongful dismissal' claim for heavy night out

Andrew Kearns faces big bill for Glencore's costs after losing wrongful dismissal case<p>An oil trader who was sacked because he was said to be not in a fit state after a heavy night out in Singapore has lost his damages action for wrongful dismissal.<p>Andrew Kearns, 38, was employed by Glencore UK Ltd …

UK wage growth at six-year high as economy recovers - survey | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Wages in Britain grew at their fastest rate in six years during November, a labour market survey indicated on Monday, providing a rare signal that a long-term decline in real incomes is being checked by a return to economic growth.<p>A backdrop is seen at a career fair in London …

Microsoft's Xbox One May Be Losing The Console War Due To Kinect Alone

Working in this industry, I tend to make predictions quite a bit. Usually they pan out, like the bad feeling I had that the Wii U was going to bomb for Nintendo without new appeal to non-gamers, or that Micosoft would be forced to changes its DRM/used game policies because of public outcry.<p>But …