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Labour’s union funding faces squeeze

Published: June 13, 2008
Written by Tribune web editor

UNIONS have turned the screws on the near-bankrupt Labour Party this week by moving to redirect their political funding, as Gordon Brown faces calls for more union-friendly legislation.

Government to back down on company tax

Published: May 16, 2008
Written by Tribune web editor

CHANCELLOR Alistair Darling is believed to be preparing to revise the rules on corporation tax in the face of threats by several high-profile companies to leave Britain if their “tax …