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Out-Law: EU legislators endorse plans for cap on card payment fees

Members of the European Parliament have endorsed draft rules that would cap the fees that banks charge retailers for processing shoppers’ payments. 30 Jan 2015

Government announces further £1bn of Local Growth Deal awards

Prime minister David Cameron has confirmed the housing and infrastructure projects for which a share of the latest £1 billion of Local Growth Deal funding will be awarded to England's Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs). 30 Jan 2015

Government proposes to remove planning powers from councils failing to put brownfield LDOs in place

To encourage councils to use local development orders (LDOs) to bring forward housing development on brownfield sites, the UK government has proposed to remove planning powers from those that fail to put enough LDOs in place. 30 Jan 2015

Galliard plans 838 homes at West Ham United FC stadium site

Developer Galliard Homes has applied to Newham Council for permission to redevelop the site of West Ham United Football Club's (WHUFC) Boleyn Ground stadium into a residential-led mixed-use scheme with nearly 850 homes. 30 Jan 2015

Renminbi becomes one of world’s top five payment currencies, says study

China’s renminbi (CNY) has become one of the top five world payment currencies in terms of value since November 2014, overtaking both the Canadian dollar and the Australian dollar, according to figures compiled by the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial... 30 Jan 2015

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