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As workers’ wages stagnated, UK super-rich “carried on making billions” : World Socialist Web Site

The UK’s richest 1,000 residents “kept calm and carried on making billions” amidst the Brexit vote of 2016, according to this year’s Sunday Times Rich List. 294 more words


Tory donor questioned by SFO over corruption claims at Petrofac : The Guardian

Prime minister’s business ambassador Ayman Asfari, who runs oilfield services provider, interviewed under caution.

The Serious Fraud Office has launched an investigation into a company run by a major Conservative donor who is one of the prime minister’s business ambassadors. 171 more words


British Gas boss threatens to sack more workers in response to Tories' energy price cap plan : Daily Record

The £4million-a-year fatcat Iain Conn denies “profiteering” and said the government were to blame for soaring fuel bills.

THE £4million-a-year boss of British Gas has claimed that… 166 more words


Scotland’s richest 10 see fortunes rise : Morning Star

THE 10 richest people in Scotland have seen their wealth increase as ordinary people continue to suffer the effects of government spending cuts.

Their fortunes have increased by 9 per cent over the last year, taking their combined wealth to £14.71 billion, according to this year’s Sunday Times Rich List. 108 more words


Cabbies’ cold welcome for Osborne : Morning Star

GEORGE OSBORNE was greeted by an angry “unwelcome party” yesterday as he turned up at the Evening Standard to start his first day as the London newspaper’s editor. 128 more words