PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Feb 12

Wed Feb 11, 2015 8:06pm EST
 
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Feb 12 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

The Times

Millions of council houses would be "given away" to low-paid workers under Tory plans to reward people who come off benefits. (thetim.es/1Aoy6RL)

The Conservatives could capture 11 of 15 Liberal Democrat seats in the southwest, according to analysis by a leading pollster, as David Cameron seeks to capitalise on the weakness of his coalition partners. (thetim.es/1KNxKFp)

The Guardian

David Cameron stood accused by Ed Miliband of acting as a "dodgy prime minister" after he repeatedly failed in the House of Commons to say whether he had discussed tax avoidance at HSBC Holdings Plc with Stephen Green before appointing him as trade minister in 2011. (bit.ly/1EbWk0p)

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