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Hewlett Packard is to cut jobs at a number of UK sites in the new year, according to union leaders. Photograph: Steve Parsons/PA. Hewlett Packard (HP) has announced plans to cut more than 1,100 UK jobs at the start of next year.
... Print. * FTSE 100 down 0.2 pct, hits lowest since mid-October. * Standard Chartered falls after warning of weaker profits.
The government has responded to a growing investment crisis with the country's offshore wind programme by pulling back on plans to make heavy cuts in subsidies for the power source.
Royal Mail today said it had avoided damaging strike action by 155,000 of its staff over Christmas after reaching an eleventh-hour agreement with unions over pay and pensions.