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My name is Joel Bissitt. I have been an entrepreneur for 24 years and have run many small businesses across various sectors. For the last 10 years I have worked mainly within online media, franchising and small business start-ups. I am an author of various websites including Franchise UK https://www.franchise-uk.co.uk

Airbus says Brexit risks its '40 years of success'

European aviation giant Airbus has warned that Brexit runs the risk of destroying success the company has achieved over the last 40 years. Speaking exclusively to Sky News business presenter Ian King, Airbus chief operating officer Tom Williams said his firm has been a “tremendous success story”, adding: “It …

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Another 40 Poundworld stores to close

Forty more Poundworld stores are to close later this month, leading to the loss of 531 jobs, administrators have announced. They will shut on Tuesday 24 July. Discussions with interested parties over the potential sale of “part, or parts of the remaining business” are ongoing, administrators from Deloitte said. …

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Brexit cloud hanging over Farnborough Airshow

Political concerns overshadowed the second day of the Farnborough International Airshow as business leaders and politicians alike expressed concerns about the government’s ability to get its Brexit proposals through the House of Commons. Following a successful first day at the event, during which a record $46.2bn (£35bn) worth of …

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Horror for Netflix as it misses subscriber targets

Netflix shares plunged in after-hours trading in New York after the company’s latest results signalled it was facing stronger competition for customers. The video streaming service’s stock lost 14% of its value after it confirmed that global subscription growth from April to June had missed management’s targets by more …

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Trade tensions see IMF cut UK growth estimate

The International Monetary Fund has cut its 2018 growth forecasts for the UK, revising down from 1.6% to 1.4%. Updating its forecasts from April, the global organisation warned of risks from trade tensions, as characterised by Brexit talks and tariffs announced by the US. Its 2019 predictions for 1.5% …

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