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The number of TV commercials for payday loans from companies such as Wonga has rocketed from 11,000 annually to almost 400,000 over three years, new research has found.
Tesco looks to capitalise on the PR problems facing the banking industry as it creates hundreds of jobs to support its plans. 10:04am UK, Wednesday 11 December 2013.
Driving force: a New York hedge fund wants FirstGroup to spin-off its US bus business, including its inter-city Greyhound service.
Cuts to bus services are reaching "critical levels", a report from the Campaign for Better Transport has said. Almost half of local authorities reduced their support for buses in 2013 and some may remove all support next year, the study says.