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Unison: Care workers who made £4 an hour awarded in £100,000 court case

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 00:01
After a court case awarded home carers more than £100,000, a union has called for intervention.

Coronavirus: Sir Keir Starmer to call for furlough scheme replacement

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 22:33
The Labour leader will also warn of the "scarring effect" of "mass unemployment" on communities.

Xinjiang: US to block some exports from Chinese region

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 21:56
Tension is growing between the US and China over the alleged use of Uighur Muslim forced labour camps.

Daimler to pay $1.5bn over emissions cheat claims in US

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 20:12
The deal concludes a four-year investigation of the firm in the United States.

Warwickshire firm that made the 2012 Olympic Games torch goes bust

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 19:13
The West Midlands car parts firm blames conditions in the automotive sector and Covid-19.

Nvidia chief: ARM is a technology jewel

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 18:47
The chief executive of Nvidia explains why he is buying UK chip designer ARM in a $40bn deal.

No-deal Brexit and Covid threaten 'double whammy' for car industry

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 16:36
A no-deal Brexit could cost UK and European car makers £100bn, trade groups have warned.

TikTok: Oracle confirms being picked by Bytedance to be app's partner

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 16:20
The American database specialist says a tie-up plan has been submitted to the US government.

Google says its carbon footprint is now zero

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 11:37
The technology giant has also pledged to be using only carbon-free energy by 2030.

Singapore distributes Covid contact-tracing tokens

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 11:00
The government hopes the Bluetooth tokens will play a significant role in reopening Singapore's economy.

'No risk' at Wetherspoons as 66 staff test positive

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 08:09
The company dismisses claims pubs are "dangerous" places after some workers contract Covid-19.

TikTok rejects Microsoft bid at eleventh hour

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 04:15
Oracle is now the favourite to take over US operations of the popular Chinese-owned video-sharing app.

ARM: UK-based chip designer sold to Nvidia

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 01:55
The Cambridge-based company's technology helps power most smartphones among many other gadgets.

How her own illness led one woman to set up a global firm

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 00:12
Jules Miller set up dietary supplements firm The Nue Co after suffering irritable bowel syndrome.

Coronavirus: Seven ways scammers will exploit consumers

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 00:02
Criminals are evolving their behaviour to rip off consumers, trading standards officers warn.

Unemployment: Planned redundancies twice the rate of last recession

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 00:02
Employers are notifying the government of job cuts at twice the level seen in 2009.

Give us green post-Covid recovery, urges CBI boss

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 00:01
The head of the industry body is urging government to create new green jobs to lift productivity.

TUC: Chancellor urged to 'stand by working families'

Mon, 09/14/2020 - 00:01
The head of the Trades Union Congress will warn that time is running out to prevent job losses.

YouTube faces legal battle over British children's privacy

Sun, 09/13/2020 - 20:43
Google, YouTube's parent company, is facing a landmark claim over the use of children's data in the UK.

The coronavirus diagnostics kit made in South Africa

Sun, 09/13/2020 - 18:35
A South African genomics firm has made a diagnostics kit that tests for coronavirus in 65 minutes.