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BBC Business News

  • Lloyds expected to cut 9,000 jobs
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:04:03 GMT
    Lloyds Banking Group is planning to cut around 9,000 jobs - around a tenth of its entire workforce - over the next three years, the BBC understands.
  • New home registrations at 2007 level
    Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:03:24 GMT
    Builders are preparing to construct new UK homes at a rate not seen since the before the financial crisis, new figures show.
  • KPMG and FSA criticised over Co-op
    Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:01:13 GMT
    KPMG and financial regulators have been criticised in a report by MPs into Co-op Bank's failed bid to buy 632 Lloyds branches last year.

BBC News

  • Soldier killed in Canada shootings
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:11:14 GMT
    A huge security operation is under way in Canada's capital Ottawa after a gunman killed a soldier at a war memorial and shots were fired in the parliament building.
  • 'Anti-extremism' school code shelved
    Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:56:22 GMT
    The Department for Education has shelved plans for a code of practice for some religious schools which operate outside of mainstream education, the BBC learns.

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