Weekly Bulletin: Mon 23 Apr 2018

Welcome to the Weekly Bulletin of News for Monday 23rd April 2018. Here is a brief summary of the news emanating from the world in the past week.

 

Headline

  • The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, has given birth to a baby boy. This is Prince William and Kate’s third child together. The boy, who weighs 8lb and 7oz, is the fifth in line to the throne of the United Kingdom. Supporters of the Royal family have been camped outside the St. Mary’s Hospital in London.

 

World

  • In Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel has succeeded Raul Castro as President. This ends a long era of Castro control in Cuba.
  • The Commonwealth Games 2018 have drawn to a close. They were being held in Australia.
  • Protests have been taking place across the Eastern-European nation of Armenia against the Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan. Sargsyan is subsequently resigned.

 

UK

 

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Business

  • There has been some concern regarding business Capita, who have been struggling in recent times. Following the collapse of Carillion a few months ago, –  there have been fears that Capita could follow their decline.

 

Politics

  • The UK will leave the Customs Union of Europe after Brexit, it has been announced.
  • Talks over Brexit continue.

 

Technology

  • Martin Lewis – the founder of MoneySavingExpert – has announced he will be seeking damages after Facebook failed to address concerns over fake adverts on the site, which featured Lewis against his wishes.

 

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Education

 

From UniEel

 

From the team at UniEel, good luck for the week ahead.

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