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William Hill to shut 700 British betting shops after curbs

William Hill plans to cut about a third of its betting shops and jobs in Britain after the government slashed the maximum stake permitted on fixed-odds terminals, dubbed the "crack cocaine" of gambling by their critics.



5 months ago

William Hill to close British betting shops, cut jobs after curbs

William Hill plans to cut about a third of its betting shops and jobs in Britain after the government slashed the maximum stake permitted on fixed-odds terminals, dubbed the "crack cocaine" of gambling by their critics.



5 months ago

Factbox: British bookmakers cut back after fixed-odds machine curbs

Gambling company William Hill plans to close 700 betting shops, putting 4,500 jobs at risk, after Britain in April cut the maximum stake on fixed-odds betting terminals.



5 months ago

How to snag a good deal on a car if you're shopping during the July 4 sales push

Climbing new-car prices, slowing consumer demand and competition from millions of leased cars returning to the market have resulted in dealerships eager to unload inventory.

5 months ago

StorEn Technologies on StartEngine

"StorEn answers the call for long-lasting, and affordable energy storage by developing evolutionary vanadium flow batteries. Their disruptive patent-pending all-vanadium flow battery technology for energy storage delivers the lowest cost per cycle in the world, eight times lower than lithium-ion batteries."


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5 months ago

Breaking Normal on StartEngine

"Introducing BREAKING NORMAL: a groundbreaking social networking and party game app, catalyzing real human connection, while pushing the boundaries of cultural conditioning and communication. Current social media apps and cultural communication habits do not foster or reward authenticity, transparency and vulnerability that are required for real human connection. BREAKING NORMAL does."


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5 months ago

Vegan Fine Foods on Wefunder

"I chose this idea to solve the problem of limited access to high-quality vegan foods that many experience. I care because I believe that everyone should have the opportunity to conveniently shop for foods that support health, wellness, and a better quality of life."


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5 months ago

Illycaffe chairman says open to partnership to expand cafe network

Italian premium coffee maker illycaffe is open to a strategic partnership to help accelerate the growth of its retail network and could consider selling a minority stake for the first time in its 86-year history, Chairman Andrea Illy told Reuters.



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Congrats on that raise. Here's how to resist a mindless spending culture

Here's how to keep that raise from going up in smoke, leaving you wondering why you're not richer.

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Samsung Electronics' second-quarter profit likely halved as Huawei woes worsen chip glut

Samsung Electronics is likely to say second-quarter profit more than halved when it reports preliminary earnings on Friday, data showed, as a drop in memory chip shipments to China's embattled Huawei exacerbated a price-squeezing supply glut.



5 months ago

Oil prices steady amid U.S. stockpile drop, OPEC supply cut extension

Oil prices were steady on Wednesday after a steep fall in the previous session, supported by extended output cuts by OPEC and its allies despite concerns that a slowing global economy could crimp demand.



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HP, Dell, other tech firms plan to shift production out of China: Nikkei

Several technology companies, including HP Inc , Dell Technologies and Microsoft Corp , are planning to shift substantial production capacity out of China, Nikkei reported on Wednesday, citing sources.



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Europe rallies as bond yields plough new lows

Action on world markets focused on bonds on Wednesday, with a fresh slide in benchmark debt yields on simmering global trade war and recession fears, central bank easing bets and ebbing oil prices.



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Police search Renault's headquarters near Paris as part of Ghosn probe

Police are searching Renault's corporate headquarters in Boulogne-Billancourt, which a judicial source said was related to an ongoing investigation into ex-Renault boss Carlos Ghosn and his use of Versailles for his 2016 wedding party.



5 months ago

Oil prices rise after U.S. crude stockpile drop

Oil prices rebounded slightly on Wednesday after a steep fall in the previous session as OPEC and its allies' decision to extend output cuts was not enough to counter investors' concerns about the slowing global economy.



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