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Coronavirus: 'Soft play is heading for a cliff edge'

Sun, 07/26/2020 - 00:22
With no date for reopening, children's play centres are closing and hundreds more are under threat.

The frustration of trying to invest in my hometown

Sun, 07/26/2020 - 00:12
Would-be investors in US black neighbourhoods say they still face significant financial barriers.

Working from home: How to cut your tax bill

Sat, 07/25/2020 - 01:44
Home workers can claim tax allowances for their lighting, heating and other expenses.

Amazon, Google and Wish remove neo-Nazi products

Sat, 07/25/2020 - 01:14
A BBC investigation finds white-supremacist books and merchandise for sale on top retail platforms.

Boohoo: Five things you may not know about the fashion firm

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 23:27
The Instagram-friendly fashion brand has seen a rapid rise, but could its success be under threat?

Amateur investors: 'I didn't know I'd lose money so fast'

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 23:25
Stuck at home during the pandemic, amateur investors have piled into the stock market with mixed results.

Almost 1,000 apply for receptionist job in Manchester

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 23:23
With the hospitality sector savaged by the pandemic, jobs are attracting many more applicants.

Goldman Sachs settles 1MDB scandal with Malaysia for $3.9bn

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 13:14
The US bank will make a cash payment to the Malaysian government as part of the deal.

French Connection will claim furlough cash bonus

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 13:03
The fashion retailer said it would accept government payments for staff brought back from furlough.

Coronavirus: Portugal still on quarantine list for holidaymakers

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 13:02
Travellers from Portugal will have to self-isolate but restrictions are relaxed for other nations.

Google, Facebook, Amazon, Apple hearing faces delay

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 09:23
The anti-trust hearing is set to be postponed after the death of civil rights leader John Lewis.

Retail sales continue to bounce back in June

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 07:38
Sales rose by 13.9%, official figures shows, as the reopening of shops released pent-up demand.

Coronavirus: New face covering rules come into force in England

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 03:47
Customers in shops, banks, post offices and takeaways are among those who must now wear masks.

What is redundancy, who can be made redundant and what are my rights?

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 00:44
As thousands of job losses owing to coronavirus are announced, here is a guide to your financial entitlements.

'You need to support your smaller suppliers'

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 00:10
Indian online furniture retailer Pepperfry says during times of crisis big businesses need to ensure smaller ones survive.

Coronavirus: 'We made a feature film in lockdown'

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 00:08
How some UK film makers have kept working during the coronavirus pandemic.

Shopify: The Canadian tech champion taking on Amazon

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 00:05
Canada's Shopify provides websites for other firms looking to sell online and it is expanding rapidly.

Coronavirus: Disney delays blockbuster films due to pandemic

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 00:04
The new Star Wars and Avatar movies are pushed back a year while Mulan is postponed indefinitely.

'They said I'd be cleaning toilets so I quit'

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 00:00
Retail staff returning to work are being asked to take on new duties - and they have mixed feelings about it.

Coronavirus: Anger at DVLA as driving licence delays continue

Fri, 07/24/2020 - 00:00
Drivers are fuming as delays mount at the DVLA, with stories of lost documents and delayed driving licences