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Where do UK taxes go?

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The UK government spent £711 billion of taxpayers’ money last year, but where did it all go? The largest share, at almost a quarter, went on ‘welfare’, with a total sum of £173 billion. Next up was ‘health’ with £144 billion being spent. …

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The most hated clothes in the UK

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Speedos are great for swimming, but your average man on the street doesn’t really have the skills to look good in them outside of a swimming pool. This sentiment has also been quantified as part of a recent YouGov survey in Great Britain. …

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Starbucks Brings Mobile Payment to the Masses

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Thanks to the fact that most of today’s smartphones are technically capable of making in-store mobile payments and more and more merchants are getting on board, mobile payment adoption is on the rise. According to eMarketer’s latest estimates, 55 million Americans aged 14 and …

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Top Islamic mutual funds of Pakistan

Top Islamic mutual funds of Pakistan

Islamic mutual fund works in a similar manner as a conventional fund except that the Islamic mutual fund only deploys funds in Shariah-compliant investments. The key players in Islamic mutual fund are: Asset Management Company, Trustee, Shariah Advisor & Registrar. …

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Islamic finance thriving in Australia

Islamic finance thriving in Australia

The population of Australia is 25 million people – of which 2.6 percent or around 650,000 place themselves as Muslims as per the latest census in 2016. Australia does not have dedicated Islamic finance laws and regulations as like in …

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