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June 19, 2018 11:03 PM Labor rues 'tough day' for Telstra workers

Federal Labor frontbencher Richard Marles has described as a "huge shock" Telstra's decision to slash 8000 jobs in a bid to cut costs by an extra $1 billion by 2022. The telecommunications giant - which had already targeted $1.5 billion in savings - says one-in-four executives and middle managers will be sacked as it cuts 8000 employees and contractors

June 6, 2018 11:09 AM New banking option for Ryedale residents

RYEDALE District Council is working in partnership with Community First Credit Union to offer an alternative banking option. Residents in Ryedale can open a current account with card access and online banking facilities through the credit union. They also offer loans, savings accounts and a budgeting account which assists households to manage their monthly 7

April 27, 2018 5:02 AM New Middlebrook homeware store creates 14 jobs as opening approaches

A NEW homeware store will be opening its doors in Middlebrook next month. Homesense will be opening up in sister brand's TK Maxx store at Middlebrook Retail and Leisure Park. The opening at the retail hub in Mansell Way has created 14 new jobs in the area. A spokesman from Homesense said the 30,916 square feet of branded homeware, which will all have savings 12

April 6, 2018 9:29 AM `Harsh jolt´ for workplace pension savers as minimum contributions rise

The next stage in a “quiet pensions revolution” has got under way as the minimum amounts that workplace savers can put into their retirement pots have been increased. Minimum pension contribution rates under automatic enrolment have been raised as part of efforts to help people build decent savings pots for their later years. Some experts suggested the hike could 10

March 26, 2018 1:00 PM Fears hospital merge means inferior service

Fears are mounting that patients could face an inferior service at Southend Hospital as it prepares to merge with two other hospitals with higher levels of debt. The Mid and South Essex Transformation and Sustainability Partnership is looking at rationalising services across Southend, Basildon and Broomfield hospitals in order to cut costs 12

March 25, 2018 6:00 AM GWH predicts end of year deficit of £11.4m

THE trust which runs the Great Western Hospital is expected to end the year with a deficit of around £11.4 million. The figure, which is around £6 million from where the GWH NHS Foundation Trust thought it would be at this stage, is a result of the “numerous challenges and difficult climate facing the whole NHS at this time”. On Tuesday, councillors 20

March 5, 2018 9:19 AM Axa snaps up XL Group in insurance mega deal

Insurance giant Axa is to splash out 15.3 billion US dollars (£11 billion) on acquiring Bermuda-based XL Group, which specialises in property and casualty claims. The combination will create the biggest property and casualty commercial lines insurer based on gross written premiums, with total revenues of 48 billion euros (£42.8 billion), Axa said. XL has a strong 12

March 5, 2018 12:00 AM Shock tax raid on pensions sees millions hit with massive bills

MILLIONS face poverty in retirement because they fail to take tax advice before plundering their pension pot. The Treasury is pocketing a £5billion windfall from unsuspecting savers in extra taxes following freedoms over retirement cash launched in 2015. Many people have chosen to drawdown their savings as they are no longer obliged to buy an annuity 20

March 1, 2018 5:26 AM From bread to muesli and sliced cheese: The BEST homebrand products revealed

Shopping with a keen eye for a bargain can make a huge difference when it comes to making savings on the weekly grocery bill. And research backs this up, with figures from Canstar Blue showing 65 per cent of Aussie are buying home-brand supermarket products over traditional brands. Speaking on Sunrise, dietitian Susie Burrell said she believes that it's entirely 10

February 13, 2018 3:27 PM Ashford Clinical Commissioning Group faces budget deficit of £12m

Health chiefs in Ashford are facing a potential budget deficit of £12m this year, it has emerged. The Ashford Clinical Commissioning Group, which is made up of GPs in the area, says its budget could be overspent by more than £20m if it fails to meet a savings target by the end of this financial year. If the savings are not made, it could lead to intervention 21