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#Vince Cable

# vince-cable - Monday 25 November, 2013

Ulster Bank parent company 'forced small firms to default' RBS

Ulster Bank parent company 'forced small firms to default'

A report by the British government has alleged that Royal Bank of Scotland hit healthy businesses with charges and rates that forced them to close allowing bank to seize their assets at a lower price.

# vince-cable - Monday 15 October, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you need to know this morning.

Britain's Business Secretary: Euro collapse could lead to conflict

Vince Cable made the comments at the Cheltenham Literary Festival, where he said that there isn’t a guarantee extreme nationalism and conflict won’t return to Europe.

# vince-cable - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Murdoch testimony puts pressure on British government minister

Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt is under pressure to resign following testimony from James Murdoch at the Leveson inquiry yesterday. Rupert Murdoch appears before the media inquiry today.

# vince-cable - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Video: 2011 - the year in gaffes Review 2011 This post contains videos

Video: 2011 - the year in gaffes

From the government’s €3.6bn ‘accounting error’, to confusing a Hollywood actor with a serial killer, here are this year’s most memorable gaffes.

# vince-cable - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Germany welcomes S&P moves to downgrade eurozone

Wolfgang Schauble says threats that the entire eurozone could be downgraded are an “incentive” for EU leaders to strike a deal.

# vince-cable - Friday 4 November, 2011

Second British MP apologises for dumping documents in bin

A local resident found material containing constituents’ details which were dumped outside Business Secretary Vince Cable’s constituency office.

# vince-cable - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

Support for UK's voting reform referendum collapses in new poll

The anti-AV side leads 58-42 – but almost a quarter of voters are undecided – as David Cameron speaks out in opposition.

# vince-cable - Monday 7 March, 2011

Prince Andrew's UK trade role could be scaled back over association with convicted paedophile UK

Prince Andrew's UK trade role could be scaled back over association with convicted paedophile

The Royal family member has come under pressure for his links to Jeffrey Epstein with a number of UK government ministers refusing to back him in his role.

# vince-cable - Thursday 16 September, 2010

No decision on proposed News Corp takeover of BSkyB

The British government has yet to make a decision on whether to allow the full takeover amid monopoly concerns.