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Is it a Good Time to Buy a Car Pre-Brexit?
Despite the recent legislation passed by Parliament, there remains a strong chance that the UK could leave the EU on a no-deal basis on October 31st. It's thought that this would decimate certain industries in the UK, with the automotive trade one of the most likely to experience widespread disruption and job losses.

10 reasons to invest in Artificial Intelligence
Innovations in AI has meant that this technology is steadily infiltrating every aspect of everyday life. Before it increases even more in popularity, here's ten reasons why you should be investing in AI now.

Microgaming expanding its presence in Italy
Microgaming, widely recognised as amongst the biggest developers of online casino games, is rapidly expanding and cementing its place in the Italian iGaming marketplace.

6 Top FinTech Startups in Europe
Europe's current financial technology space has an exciting mix of startups that offer solutions in investment, forex trading, money transfer, and various other areas.

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing a Web Host
A web host is a very crucial business partner especially if your business heavily depends on online presence. How good or bad a web hosting service is affects the business in many ways including customer satisfaction, brand reputation, and ultimately its bottom line. You don't want to choose a web hosting service that will negatively affect your business.

'The ease in which people can gamble has increased dramatically': UK Gambling Commission
The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has insisted that the worldwide switch from computers to mobile devices has been one of the main instigators in paving the way for easy access online gambling.

Why Advertisers Aren't Reaching Any Generation (and What to Do About It)
Advertising isn't about broadcasting a message. It's about making sure a message gets heard.

A Beginner's Guide to Starting an Overseas Business in Europe
Are you planning to start your new overseas business venture in Europe? Well, there are a few rules and laws that apply to foreigners when they want to start a business in Europe.

How to Start a Business Aimed at a European Market
Although it may sound a bit confusing at first, the one thing you need to keep in mind is that you probably aren't going to start a business in Europe - unless, however, you have a business here that you are trying to expand into the European market, but that isn't what you are looking to accomplish at the moment.

Reducing labour shortages by improving skills matching - Employers statement
European employers are concerned about the growing skills mismatches and labour force shortages in a majority of Member States.

How Consumers Discover Your Business Online
When looking to build engagement with your consumers, it's important to ask them how they discovered your business online. Collecting this data will not only give you valuable insight into the platforms your customers use but will guide you to the areas you need to invest in the most.

Money makes the world go round
Money is a valuable and verifiable item that is accepted as payment for goods and services in a particular social and economic environment. The main functions of money are distinguished as a medium of exchange, a unit of accounts and store of value.

5 Financial Mistakes to Avoid After Your Business Is Funded
Most of us probably think that funding a business is the most challenging part that an entrepreneur can go through. Well, for some, this can be the case, but one thing entrepreneurs must remember is that the challenge doesn't simply stop once you get your business funded. The real battle lies on how you can make your business thrive and how you can sustain it.

Starting a business in Europe - where to do it
Working in the world of business is extremely exciting. No day is the same, there's a wealth of career progression, and in some instances, you get to travel the world. Although, one thing that a lot of people have been known to have issues with is - their boss.

Swine fever: EU urged to take action against the risk of contagion
France and Denmark are building containment fences on the border with Belgium and Germany. Bulgaria has culled 120,000 pigs. Romania has reported 300 new outbreaks in July, up from 80 in June. The European Commission describes the situation as "an extreme and urgent challenge." But what is actually being done about the European outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF)?

5 Amazing Tips for Budgeting in a Micro Business
These days, you don't need to buy an office in the city or launch your own store if you want to be self-employed. People with an entrepreneurial mindset can start their strategy as small and as simple as they like - thanks to the arrival of freelancing, micro businesses and the gig economy.

Portafina study finds that 80% of young Brits feel schools do not provide enough education on personal finance or pensions
80% of young people aged between 18 and 24 feel that they were not given enough of an education on pensions and finance, according to a survey conducted by Portafina.

A Look Around Europe's Top Football Leagues & Their Relationship With Betting
Football and betting have always had a close relationship, but that is closer than ever before with sponsorship of football clubs in English football huge business worth millions upon millions of fans.

How to Protect Your Business from a Major System Failure
Running a business, there's always the risk of something untoward going wrong that wasn't expected that day. It's a good idea to be as prepared as possible to avoid a catastrophe, which can prevent you from dealing with customer enquiries or continuing the ongoing operations of the business.

How to Earn a Degree Faster
Whether you're planning on founding your own business or pursuing employment in the corporate sector, the skills and credentials obtained through a degree program can help you enhance your career and increase your income.

The Top Tasks to Outsource in Business
Outsourcing when you run a business might initially seem like an unnecessary expense, but when you look more closely at the benefits it can bring, you’ll see that it can actually help you to free up time, save money (because you only pay when you need the service), and make you more efficient.

5 Profitable Business Ideas For A Startup In The Manufacturing Sector
If you have been dreaming to launch your own manufacturing business, then there can be no better time to do it than now! With developing technology and increasing customer demands, there are various manufacturing ideas that entrepreneurs can focus on today.

The Future of European Small Businesses: The Growing Concerns
Small businesses or SMEs make a huge contribution to the UK economy to the point that they are considered a backbone of the UK economy. However, just like any other business, they encounter all manner of challenges.

A third of millennials in debt from attending their friends' weddings
Research conducted by SpareRoom, an online flat share platform operated from both the US and the UK, has found that a shocking third of millennials go into debt due to attending their friends' weddings.

Cryptocurrency Trading - How to Avoid Common Mistakes
The forex market can be very unpredictable and unstable. However, that does not stop traders from all around the world to try cashing in on numerous opportunities that come along the way.

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EUbusiness Week no. 851
Time to speed up climate action
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The Week Ahead no. 456
COP25 climate change conference - rail passengers' rights - money laundering - Pollinators Initiative

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