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Glaxosmithkline reports Strong First Quarter Earnings

Glaxosmithkline reports Strong First Quarter Earnings

Pharmaceutical major Glaxosmithkline has reported strong quarterly earnings for the first quarter.

Barclays registers 923 million pounds first quarter profit

Barclays registers 923 million pounds first quarter profit

Financial services major Barclays has reported 923 million pounds of pretax profit during the first quarter compared to 1.5 billion pounds pretax profit during the same period last year.

FTSE Closes 1.2 percent lower after coronavirus treatment options remain doubtful

FTSE Closes 1.2 percent lower after coronavirus treatment options remain doubtful

FTSE closed the week lower and Friday close was 1.2 percent lower compared to Thursday.

SW London most attractive location for young professionals

SW London most attractive location for young professionals

London's South West postal district, particularly the SW19 Wimbledon postcode, is the most attractive location for buying property for aspiring young urbanite professionals, according to a fresh survey by Lloyds Bank.

London’s housing crisis growing deeper

Housing crisis in London is growing deeper for middle-class people as demand for affordable houses is outshining supply, pushing prices up.

Pocket Living Limited, which uses interest-free funds from the city for constructing homes and selling them for nearly 20 per cent below market rates, said that the people who are neither rich nor poor are suffering the worst brunt of the housing crisis.

UK petrol sales hit record low in March 2014

Petrol sales in the UK slipped to their lowest level on record in March this year, even as pump prices were at a three-year low, the month was relatively warmer, and the economy was showing clear signs of recovery.

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