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Coronavirus: Harrods hits the shopping mall to stop congestion

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 12:06
The department store will open at a nearby Westfield centre to ensure social distancing.

Uber destroys thousands of bikes and scooters

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 11:41
Videos of the red bikes being crushed were shared online after Uber sold its Jump business to Lime.

Nissan shuts Barcelona plant with the loss of 2,800 jobs

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 09:00
Almost 3,000 jobs will go as Nissan, which owns a huge factory in Britain, reacts to falling car sales.

Coronavirus: EasyJet plans thousands of job cuts

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 08:55
The airline says up to 30% of its workforce will go as it struggles with the slump in demand for air travel.

Travel firms say quarantine plan must be scrapped

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 06:00
More than 70 industry bosses say a 14-day quarantine will put visitors off coming to the UK.

Trump to 'sign executive order about social media'

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 03:35
The latest dispute comes after Twitter added fact-check links to the president's tweets for the first time.

How Covid-19 scared off Little Tummy's investors

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 00:23
How a fast-growing baby food firm saw investors pull out because of the Covid-19 crisis.

Coronavirus: How the advertising industry is changing

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 00:17
A large decline in advertising expenditure is hurting the sector, plus TV channels and newspapers.

Coronavirus: Vending machine mum's perfect money lesson

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 00:02
Nurse Sarah Balsdon bought a vending machine, filled it with snacks, then paid her children for chores.

Charity shops fear deluge of donations when they re-open in June

Thu, 05/28/2020 - 00:01
Lockdown has inspired mass clear outs but charities ask customers to be selective with donation.

Boeing job cuts start to hit nearly 13,000 workers

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 21:47
A drop in travel due to the pandemic worsened the situation for the company, which was already in crisis.

Meng Wanzhou: Huawei executive suffers US extradition blow

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 20:51
A Canadian court has ruled that the extradition hearing of Meng Wanzhou can continue.

Coronavirus: Von der Leyen calls €750bn recovery fund 'Europe's moment'

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 15:36
A giant fund worth €750bn (£670bn; $825bn) is proposed, some of it raised on capital markets.

Coronavirus: When will shops open and what will the rules be?

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 13:32
Non-essential shops can reopen in England next month, but will I be able to buy a book or have a haircut?

Coronavirus: Young could be scarred throughout working life

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 13:10
UN agency the International Labour Organisation warns of potential "lockdown generation".

Sky Q kicks off HDR support starting with on-demand nature shows

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 12:47
The broadcaster’s new HDR experience will be available to Sky Q customers with certain set-top boxes.

UK furlough scheme now covers 8.4 million workers

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 11:16
The scheme to pay wages of workers on leave because of coronavirus has now cost £15bn.

Hairdressers say they are ready to open in June

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 10:28
Salons are asking the government to let them open before July to cut hair.

Coronavirus: What are my rights as a non-essential shop worker?

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 08:48
Some shops will reopen from June, but what needs to be in place to keep staff safe?

Record drop in energy investment, warns IEA think-tank

Wed, 05/27/2020 - 05:00
The pandemic has caused a record fall in energy investment and will likely lead to more pollution.