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Martin Shkreli's trial shines light on US healthcare debate

Martin Shkreli, who attracted the nickname "Pharma Bro" and accusations of price gouging, is on trial in the US this week.But his case has...

India GST: Sweeping tax reform introduced

India has replaced its numerous federal and state taxes with the Goods and Services Tax (GST), designed to unify the country into a single...

BA to get strike cover from Qatar Airways

The government says it will allow the lease by British Airways of some Qatar Airways planes and crew to help cover a 16-day strike...

How Super Glue became a million dollar idea

The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst tells the gripping tale of how Super Glue became a million dollar idea. Source: BBC

Cleaning Franchise Celebrates 20th Maid in 20th Year!

One of East Yorkshire’s largest domestic cleaning franchise businesses is celebrating 20 years’ in business with the appointment of its 20th member of staff...

Grow a healthy business with fitness franchises?

People are becoming more and more aware of their weight, fitness and general health, which is why now might be a great time to...

The Importance of Training

A successful franchisor… A franchisor with a good support team will create a positive and successful network. To ensure that franchisees are confident in their...

Jeremy Corbyn sacks three frontbenchers over single market vote

Three Labour frontbenchers have been sacked for defying Jeremy Corbyn and backing a call for the UK to stay in the single market after...

Increasing the credibility of an OSCAR Franchise

OSCAR Pet Foods is the only pet food franchise that provides a unique Ofqual qualification in Companion Animal Nutrition. By including this valuable business...

Lloyds misses own compensation deadline

Victims of a one billion pound fraud at HBOS have criticised Lloyds Banking Group for failing to meet its own deadline for paying compensation....

FTSE 100 rebounds as pound loses ground

The UK's stock market recovered from early losses while the pound dropped back below the $1.30 level.After spending much of the morning in negative...

Savings ratio at record low as disposable income drops, says ONS

The proportion of UK residents' disposable income that goes into savings has fallen to a record low.The savings ratio - which measures the outgoings...