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Glander International Bunkering Seeks Experienced Trader in Norway

The role could be based in Glander’s Tønsberg or Oslo offices. Image Credit: Glander International Bunkering Bunker Holding subsidiary Glander International Bunkering is seeking to hire an experienced marine fuels trader in either Tønsberg or Oslo. The company is looking for candidates with four or five years of relevant experience and a strong understanding of Norwegian as […]

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POLL: Should the Government renationalise the energy companies to get bills under control?

Household energy bills have been soaring for months as the predictions from market analysts consistently exceed those of the UK’s energy regulator. Last week, Ofgem announced the price caps imposed on energy providers would be changed every three months instead of six. As a result, with prices already set to break records in October, consultancy […]

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Business

These 30 companies will help employees pay off their student loans

Federal student loan payments, most of which were paused during the pandemic, are set to resume in September. And yet, 93% borrowers say they are not financially prepared to restart payments, according to a survey by the Student Debt Crisis Center and Savi. With no break in sight for rising prices, many Americans are simply stretched too […]

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How 3 tech companies navigate a complicated macro environment – TechCrunch

Appian, Amplitude, and BigCommerce are balancing growth and caution Earnings season is winding down, with the biggest tech companies’ results now comfortably behind us. To ensure that we’re extracting the maximum from the reporting cycle, TechCrunch chatted with a handful of smaller companies after their second-quarter numbers dropped, digging into the data and working to […]

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Entertainment

Anne Heche under investigation for DUI and hit and run, police say | CNN

CNN  —  Actress Anne Heche is being investigated for misdemeanor DUI and hit and run after crashing her vehicle into a Los Angeles residence on Friday, according to LAPD Officer Annie Hernandez. Investigators obtained a warrant for a blood draw on the day of the incident. They are still awaiting those results, Hernandez said. Once […]

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UK

Hosepipe Bans: More water companies ‘need to act’ as UK faces driest weather since 1976

Water companies have already imposed bans on using hoses to water gardens, wash cars and fill paddling pools. The bans will affect millions of people in England and those who break the ban may face fines up to £1,000. A senior Government source has said, water suppliers “may need to act shortly” and they would […]

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UK Environment Secretary ‘Strongly Urges’ Water Companies to Ban Hosepipes Amid Dry Weather

Environment Secretary George Eustice on Saturday urged water companies across the UK to ban hosepipes amid a dry August. It comes as the Met Office’s forecast said the UK will mostly be dry and turning hotter this week. Writing in The Telegraph, Eustice said some companies have “rightly taken action to mitigate the effects of this prolonged dry […]

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The mysterious companies behind Costco’s Kirkland Signature and Trader Joe’s O’s | CNN Business

New York CNN Business  —  Kirkland Signature. Two-Buck Chuck. Simple Truth. Cat & Jack. Great Value. Amazon Basics. Store brands have never been more popular. They have become forces in their own right and make up around 21% of sales in the $1.7 trillion US grocery industry, according to IRI. As prices surge, store brands […]

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Smart meters: Expert reveals ‘much bigger role’ they play for energy companies

The war in Ukraine and reduced supply of Russian gas has sent energy prices soaring, but demand keeps surging, especially for electricity, for the likes of electric vehicles and smart cities, in the pursuit of decarbonisation goals. On July 20, amid the scorching heatwave that brought record-breaking temperatures exceeding 40C degrees, England’s capital barely skipped […]

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Hosepipe ban warning: Brits may face more restrictions urging water companies to act now

Bans on hosepipes have already come into force in certain parts of southern England, those breaking water restrictions may face fines up to £1000. The Environmental Secretary has said the recent heatwave is a reminder that “water is a previous commodity”. Environmental Secretary George Eustice said it was right that some water companies have already […]