2 Sisters chicken supplier 'sent MPs Christmas biscuits'

The chicken supplier is being investigated for alleged breaches of food safety and hygiene concerns.
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Tax reform prompts Apple to pay $38B tax bill to bring home $245B in foreign profits

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Apple plans to build a new corporate campus and hire 20,000 U.S. workers in an expansion driven in part by a tax cut that will enable the iPhone maker to bring an estimated $245 billion US back to its home country.

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Putin calls for development of digital economy within Eurasian Economic Union

Preview The Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) has reached a significant growth rate and should continue its development, Russian President Vladimir Putin has told leaders of the five-state bloc, according to the Kremlin website.
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Amazon shortlists 20 metropolitan areas for new headquarters

The proposed site is expected to cost more than $5bn (£3.6bn) and create 50,000 jobs.
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Before the Bell:What every Canadian investor needs to know today

A rundown of what to expect this trading day and the stocks that'll see action


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PEI police remind people to eat food, rather than detergent pods – National Post

PEI police remind people to eat food, rather than detergent pods
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KENSINGTON, P.E.I. — A P.E.I. police force is taking a light-hearted approach to a strange and dangerous online trend. An officer with Kensington police posted a video on its Facebook page describing the dangers of eating laundry detergent pods. In

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Morgan Stanley profit rise despite trading woes – Financial Times


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Morgan Stanley profit rise despite trading woes
Financial Times
Morgan Stanley has brought down the curtain on a generally positive earnings season for the big US banks, posting a 13 per cent rise in net income, excluding tax effects, despite a big slump in revenue from trading during the fourth quarter. Numbers
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Morgan Stanley quarterly profit drops 59 per cent

The bank took a one-time provision of about $1.2-billion for the new U.S. tax law


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Bitcoin leads cryptocurrency rebound after sell-off that wiped out third of market

Preview A total of 49 of top 50 cryptocurrencies were growing on Thursday following a bloodbath on the digital money market in the past few days. The dollar-pegged centralized tether was the only loser.
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