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Coronavirus: Restrict toilet access on flights, new rules suggest

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 19:49
A UN agency has endorsed coronavirus flight safety recommendations for governments around the world.

No early return for UK tourists, says Spain

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 18:46
Spain's tourism minister says UK Covid-19 figures "have to improve" before tourists can come back.

Coronavirus: Triumph Motorcycles to cut 400 jobs

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 17:56
The company says 240 of those redundancies would be from its UK headquarters and operations.

Amigo Loans investigated over affordability checks

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 16:48
The controversial sub-prime lender says the City watchdog is investigating its practices.

Coronavirus: Customers queue for hours as Ikea reopens 19 shops

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 15:44
Thousands have queued to get into the furniture giant's stores amid strict social distancing measures.

Facebook staff anger over Trump post

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 14:37
Employees say they are ‘ashamed’ that a controversial post by the President was not removed.

Google delays Android 11 launch

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 12:11
The launch of the latest version of the Android operating system had been due to take place on Wednesday.

Coronavirus: Insurers in virus claims test case named

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 12:04
In a test case, eight insurers face allegations that they wrongly refused to cover firms' losses.

Manufacturers urge bailout as sector suffers

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 11:32
The coronavirus crisis has left many manufacturers on the "cliff edge", an industry body warns.

Primark says no 'special discounts' when shops reopen

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 09:57
The fashion chain says it has built up almost £2bn-worth of stock, but there will be no discounts.

Holiday firms in fresh plea over 2-week flight quarantine plans

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 09:31
A letter to Home Secretary Priti Patel follows calls last week from MPs to reconsider the rules.

Remote working: How cities might change if we worked from home more

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 00:15
Our homes, transport and city-centre spaces would change if we worked from home for good.

Make Covid-19 recovery green, say business leaders

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 00:01
Well-known firms such as Asda and Lloyds Bank are urging ministers to prioritise the environment.

Coronavirus: 'Our business can now get cracking' after lockdown

Mon, 06/01/2020 - 00:01
Outdoor markets and car showrooms in England are allowed to reopen from Monday amid the pandemic.

Mining firm Rio Tinto sorry for destroying Aboriginal caves

Sun, 05/31/2020 - 14:50
The caves in Western Australia sheltered prehistoric people in the Ice Age 46,000 years ago.

Amazon UK website defaced with racist abuse

Sun, 05/31/2020 - 11:26
The online giant blames a "bad actor" for the language appearing alongside multiple product listings.

My Money: 'Our alternative quarantine holiday'

Sun, 05/31/2020 - 00:19
Alyssa Hulme from Utah in the US takes us through her weekly spending during the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus: Pret a Manger plans rent talks in bid to avoid closures

Sat, 05/30/2020 - 23:26
The sandwich chain is "radically" changing its business model in the wake of the coronavirus epidemic.

Coronavirus: Sanitiser maker's links back to Victorian cough cure

Sat, 05/30/2020 - 16:37
With links back to a popular Victorian medicine, a firm is helping protect frontline workers facing coronavirus.

Microsoft 'to replace journalists with robots'

Sat, 05/30/2020 - 11:07
Dozens working on the MSN site look set to be replaced by AI, media reports say.

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