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Journalist Lash Out Against Proposed Laws Restricting UK Press Freedom - Petition
Business  (tags: Freedom of Information Act, UK, FOI, petition )

Dandelion
- 226 days ago - occupy.com
The changes would potentially establish money charges for FOI requests, and would give ministers more power to deny those requests. FOI requests have, in recent years, been crucial for breaking high-profile stories in the UK.
Scottish Parliament Votes to Ban Fracking
Business  (tags: UK, Scotland, Scottish Government, Scottish Parliament, moratorium, shale gas, coalbed methane, underground gasification, climate change, good news )

Evelyn
- 24 days ago - foe-scotland.org.uk
"It is clear from today's vote that there is a growing consensus that stopping climate change means we have to say no to new fossil fuels like fracked gas." The Scottish Govt has put a moratorium on shale gas, coalbed methane & underground gasification
Finally, One Banker Gets Sizable Jail Term. But Will Others Follow?
Business  (tags: World, Economy, Wall Street, Corporate Power, UK, London )

Judy
- 328 days ago - commondreams.org
Sentence in LIBOR manipulation case is 'one of the harshest penalties meted out against a banker since the financial crisis'
Welsh Town Moves Offshore to Avoid Tax on Local Business
Business  (tags: corporation tax, uk )

Tracy
- 228 days ago - independent.co.uk
When independent traders in a small Welsh town discovered the loopholes used by multinational giants to avoid paying UK tax, they didnt just get mad.
Factories Face Switch-Off to Keep Household Lights on, National Grid Warns
Business  (tags: power shortage, national grid, UK, blackout )

Tracy
- 255 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Factories may have to shut down on weekday evenings this winter to keep household lights on as Britain faces the worst power crunch in a decade, National Grid has warned.
Starbucks and Fiat Chrysler Tax Deals Illegal
Business  (tags: tax avoidance, uk, EU, business taxation )

Tracy
- 249 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Starbucks and Fiat Chrysler have been told they must pay back between â,¬20m (£15m) and â,¬30m in taxes after European tax deals were ruled illegal
Syrian Refugee Children Found Working in Next and H&M Factories
Business  (tags: UK, Turkey, supply chains, factories, refugees, refuge child labour, H&M, Next )

Evelyn
- 144 days ago - independent.co.uk
Two of Britain's high street giants have found Syrian refugee children working in their clothing factories in Turkey, leading to calls for other retailers to investigate their own supply chains.
Sports Direct Founder Mike Ashley Admits Pay Errors
Business  (tags: Business, Minimum Wage, Employment Rights, Sports Direct, Government, Working Conditions, HMRC, Investigation. MP's, UK )

Ray
- 19 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Sports Direct's founder Mike Ashley has admitted workers at its Derbyshire warehouse were paid below the minimum wage and its policy of fining staff for being late was unacceptable.
   

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