Healthcare/housing investors have new factor to consider

LONDON: US Capital now has a new factor it must consider when pushing money into offshore entities.

It has to reassess the social standing of the manager of that capital.

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Council publishes damning report into ALMO fraud allegations

LONDON: Weaknesses leading to alleged fraud and corruption at a social landlord were allowed to ‘fester’ due to ‘ineffective leadership’, according to a damning report published by Hounslow Council.

Staff at Hounslow Homes, an arm’s-length management organisation (ALMO), used services and funds to undertake Read More

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Tenant given suspended sentence for sub-letting social home

BELFAST: A social housing tenant has been convicted of running a benefits scam by sub-letting his home.

Gary Campion was given a three month suspended jail sentence after renting out his Housing Association property in Belfast at the same time as claiming housing benefits.
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Care home plan is blocked by council

ILKLEY: A plan to build a 64-bed care home in a residential area of Ilkley has been rejected by councillors after local opposition, but a 38 house development in Addingham is to go ahead despite road safety worries.

A ward councillor and a representative of Ilkley Civic Society were among those to speak out at a meeting of Read More

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