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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.

TRESemmé: South African shops pull products after 'racist' hair adverts

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 17:03
Some of South Africa's biggest retailers act after a public outcry over an advert for hair products.

Citi names Jane Fraser new chief in Wall Street first

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 15:49
Scotland-born Jane Fraser is named new chief executive of Citigroup, the first woman to run a big US bank.

Tesco to trial drone delivery service

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 14:31
Customers will be able to have "small baskets" of goods delivered in minutes.

Coronavirus: Banham Poultry workers 'turned up for work sick'

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 13:11
Staff at Banham Poultry say colleagues felt afraid to take time off.

Facebook put ads in Danish broadcaster's ad-free app

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 12:50
A "technical error" led to numerous ads appearing on a publicly funded broadcaster's website.

Sister Bliss of Faithless: Nightclubs and DJs 'left in the corner to rot'

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 12:30
Faithless musician and DJ Sister Bliss says the dormant dance music scene needs more protection.

British Airways owner IAG to cut more flights

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 11:05
IAG, which also owns Iberia, says it does not expect demand to return to 2019 levels until 2023.

Coronavirus: Young people and home workers scapegoated, says TUC boss

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 10:53
TUC boss says ministers must stop blaming people for not understanding "confusing" Covid advice.

Coronavirus: Lloyd's of London expects to pay out £5bn in claims

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 10:19
The insurance market says that losses due to the pandemic could stretch into future years

Morrisons sales rise but profits hit by Covid costs

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 07:43
The supermarket spent an extra £155m on temporary workers and bonuses during the pandemic.

Yum China's HK listing is the latest 'homecoming'

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 06:29
The firm behind KFC and Pizza Hut in China is latest to join Hong Kong's stock exchange as US tensions grow.

Covid vaccine: 8,000 jumbo jets needed to deliver doses globally, says IATA

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 03:52
Shipping a coronavirus vaccine will be "largest transport challenge ever" says the airline industry.

'You have to protect the grapes from getting sunburn'

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 00:03
Winemakers around the world say that climate change's impact is increasing.

L'Oreal launches make-up recycling across UK shops

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 00:02
The firm's Maybelline brand has set up recycling points in shops including Tesco and Superdrug.

Trade talks: Why chicken, cheese, and cod are a tricky menu

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 00:02
The UK this week pursues simultaneous talks with Japan, the US and EU to secure its post-Brexit future.

JC Penney: Landlords plot rescue for department store

Wed, 09/09/2020 - 21:44
The deal for the 118-year-old company could save more than 70,000 jobs.

Local lockdown business grants 'not enough', says lobby group

Wed, 09/09/2020 - 16:37
Firms forced to close will get cash grants, but the British Chambers of Commerce says more help is needed.

Lloyds Bank and Pizza Hut cut more than 1,000 jobs

Wed, 09/09/2020 - 16:33
The bank will cut 865 jobs, while the pizza chain shuts 29 restaurants and closes 450 roles.

LVMH scraps Tiffany takeover citing tariff fight

Wed, 09/09/2020 - 16:19
The French luxury goods giant had planned to buy the US-based jeweller for more than $16bn.