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What if the animals we eat run out of food?

The man who’s turning food waste into maggot-based animal feed. BBC News – Business

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Uber London loses licence to operate

Ride-hailing app Uber is “not fit and proper” to operate in London, the transport regulator says. BBC News – Business

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Will ‘Philippine McDonald’s’ swallow Pret?

Philippine fast food chain Jollibee does not rule out bid for upmarket UK sandwich firm Pret a Manger. BBC News – Business

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Futures flat as investors focus on Fed meeting

(Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Wednesday as investors awaited clues from the Federal Reserve meeting on whether the central bank will raise interest rates for a third time this year. Reuters: Business News

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Shares tap brakes, dollar reverses as Fed nears

LONDON (Reuters) – Record-high world stocks paused on Tuesday and the dollar dipped, as investors waited for signals from the Federal Reserve on when it will start shrinking its balance sheet and nudge up U.S. interest rates again. Reuters: Business News

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Angola’s ‘suitcase traders’

The entrepreneurial Angolan women travelling to Rio de Janerio and Sao Paulo in search of Brazilian clothes to bring home and sell. BBC News – Business

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Ryanair to cancel 40-50 flights per day for six weeks

The airline announces the plan in a bid to hit punctuality targets and allow crew to take leave. BBC News – Business

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New note designed for easier identification

The new £10 note includes raised dots for blind and partially sighted users. BBC News – Business

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Pound jumps as Bank of England hints at rate rise

Sterling surges as the Bank of England hints at rate rise in “the coming months”. BBC News – Business

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Asia stocks step back from decade high as China posts rare data miss

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks inched down from 10-year highs on Thursday following a burst of Chinese data which was largely weaker than markets expected, while the dollar held steady ahead of U.S. inflation data due later in the day. Reuters: Business News