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Sir Philip Green's Arcadia 'sorry' after notice pay row

Sun, 09/13/2020 - 14:25
The group agrees to pay full salaries for head office staff facing redundancy after legal threat.

Why do women appear to bear the brunt of ageism at work?

Sun, 09/13/2020 - 00:31
Older women fight back against the double whammy of ageism and sexism in the workplace.

Ex-Google boss Eric Schmidt: US 'dropped the ball' on innovation

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 22:31
Eric Schmidt says America has fallen behind China when it comes to funding new technology.

Lockdown for a second time: 'It can't get any worse'

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 22:22
How are firms in Bolton - many of which have just reopened - coping with the new local restrictions?

US budget deficit soars to $3tn record

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 21:08
Coronavirus aid programmes have prompted the gap between spending and tax receipts to explode.

Turkey farmers 'on tenterhooks' over Christmas demand

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 19:58
Some farmers are concerned about over-supply and restrictions on social gatherings.

Lululemon lampooned for 'resist capitalism' post

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 17:37
The Canadian company is known for its top dollar yoga wear.

Haribo stocks run low at Tesco over price cut row

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 15:43
The supermarket is reportedly not ordering more sweets until the confectioner agrees to drop prices.

UK signs first major post-Brexit trade deal with Japan

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 11:06
Symbolic trade deal will cover 99% of UK exports to Japan but boost economy by just 0.07%.

Brexit talks will resume despite UK rejecting EU ultimatum

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 08:13
The UK rejects the EU's demand to scrap plans to override the withdrawal treaty, but talks will continue.

UK economy continues recovery in July

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 07:48
The economy grew by 6.6%, but the country's output remains far below pre-pandemic levels.

Rio Tinto chief Jean-Sébastien Jacques to quit over Aboriginal cave destruction

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 06:55
Jean-Sébastien Jacques and other senior executives will step down after the miner blew up sacred sites.

Google and Twitter to block election misinformation

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 04:13
The tech firms are ramping up measures ahead of the US elections to block false or misleading content.

Selling Sunset: Is that really how homes are sold in LA?

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 00:42
UK viewers are lapping up the glamour, drama and multi-million dollar homes in a hit TV show.

'Scammer cloned my business on Instagram'

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 00:01
How a fake soap company attempted to clean out the bank accounts of followers.

Rule of six is ‘hammer’ blow for holiday cottages

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 00:01
Firms offering self-catering properties say new coronavirus rules "pull the rug" from under the sector.

Furlough 'must be extended' to avoid mass unemployment, say MPs

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 00:01
The furlough scheme should be extended for struggling industries, the Treasury Select Committee says.

Peloton sales surge as virus boosts home workouts

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 23:32
The exercise bike firm's revenues jumped 172% amid gym closures due to the pandemic.

Coronavirus: Portugal back on England's quarantine list

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 21:59
Travellers arriving in England from mainland Portugal must self-isolate for two weeks from Saturday.

Renting: Christmas 'truce' for tenants facing eviction

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 20:12
The housing secretary says evictions will not be permitted over the festive period.