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Scottish independence: Barrhead Travel founder writes anti-Yes memo to staff – BBC News #travel #south #america

#barhead travel # Scottish independence: Barrhead Travel founder writes anti-Yes memo to staff 31 March 2014 Image caption Barrhead Travel is one of the UK’s largest independent travel agents The founder of Barrhead Travel has told his staff that a “Yes” vote in Scotland’s independence referendum would be “a disaster”. Bill Munro sent a memo …

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# Cyber-security strategy launched Gordon Brown says British people need protection Britons face a growing online threat from criminals, terrorists and hostile states, according to the UK’s first cyber security strategy. Businesses, government and ordinary people are all at risk, it says. The strategy has been published alongside an updated, wider National Security Strategy. Its …

BBC News – World News America – Why do Finland s schools get the best results? #bbc, #news, #bbc #news, #news #online, #world, #uk, #international, #foreign, #british, #online, #service

# World News America Why do Finland’s schools get the best results? This isn’t a one-off: in previous PISA tests Finland also came out top. The Finnish philosophy with education is that everyone has something to contribute and those who struggle in certain subjects should not be left behind. A tactic used in virtually every …

What is a rating agency? BBC News #all #credit #report

#credit rating agencies # What is a rating agency? By Rebecca Marston Business reporter, BBC News 20 October 2014 Image caption A high score from a credit rating agency means cheaper borrowing – a low mark generally prompts a heavier price AAA, Ba3, Ca, CCC. they look like some kind of hyper-active school report. They …

BBC NEWS #credit #score #check

#credit rating check # Your credit rating explained It is important to check that the data lenders rely on is accurate No-one has an automatic right to credit. Individual lenders use their own criteria when deciding whether or not to lend you money, but they rely heavily on data supplied by credit reference agencies. BBC …

Scottish independence: Barrhead Travel founder writes anti-Yes memo to staff – BBC News #travel #vacations

#barhead travel # Scottish independence: Barrhead Travel founder writes anti-Yes memo to staff 31 March 2014 Image caption Barrhead Travel is one of the UK’s largest independent travel agents The founder of Barrhead Travel has told his staff that a “Yes” vote in Scotland’s independence referendum would be “a disaster”. Bill Munro sent a memo …