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Ex-Barclays banker's offensive remarks released

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 19:25
Documents released during a High Court action reveal more offensive comments about financier Amanda Staveley.

Clint Eastwood sues over false cannabis endorsements

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 17:10
The Hollywood actor says he has no association with the companies that make CBD oil.

Coronavirus: New guidance on face masks and coverings released for England

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 16:18
Customers in enclosed spaces such as shops, banks and post offices will have to wear a covering from Friday.

Dyson cuts 900 jobs amid coronavirus impact

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 16:11
The company behind the first bag-less vacuum cleaner said 600 of the cuts would be in the UK.

Brexit: Trade deal some way off, say UK and EU

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 14:47
UK and EU negotiators say a deal remains possible, but progress has not been made in difficult areas.

Germany's Ritter Sport wins square chocolate battle against Milka

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 11:07
Swiss chocolate-maker Milka challenged the German bar's right to be the only square bar in Germany.

Guitar sales rise as UK gets into lockdown groove

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 10:52
As more people learn guitar amid lockdown, the UK's biggest online seller of instruments sees sales surge.

Coronavirus: Ministers urged to end face coverings 'confusion'

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 10:24
The government has been accused of mixed messages over whether the masks should be worn in takeaways.

Unilever: Ice cream in, personal hygiene out in lockdown

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 10:02
Ice cream sales surge but demand for deodorant and shampoo is down, says consumer goods giant Unilever.

China's Star market aims to take on the Nasdaq

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 05:36
Launched a year ago, the tech-heavy Chinese stock market is already worth more than $400bn.

Apple and Nike face pressure over China Uighur ties

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 05:14
Activists have accused Western companies of "bolstering and benefiting" from abuses of China's Muslim minority.

Last Qantas 747 jet says goodbye with 'flying kangaroo' in sky

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 04:19
Australia says farewell to an era of aviation with the retirement of the final Qantas Boeing 747.

Coronavirus: South Korea in recession as exports at 57-year low

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 03:41
It joins a growing list of trade-reliant countries that have seen their economies slump.

'It's devastating news' - the businesses still unable to reopen

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 00:08
Nightclubs and soft play areas call for clarity over when they will be able to start trading again.

Chancellor 'turning his back' on people needing virus support

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 00:06
MPs say Rishi Sunak has "effectively drawn a line" under helping 1m people needing virus support.

What are negative interest rates?

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 00:04
What are negative interest rates, and how could they work in favour of consumers?

Top 10 tips for diversifying your workplace

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 00:01
How can firms diversify workplaces? Race equality business champion Karen Blackett has some tips.

Coronavirus lockdown vs fear: What's delaying economic recovery?

Thu, 07/23/2020 - 00:01
If you want to know how quick the recovery will be, you need to know the extent of each.

Tesla growth continues despite economic upheaval

Wed, 07/22/2020 - 22:19
The resilience of the electric car maker marks a contrast with rivals, which have seen steep sales declines.

OneWeb: Minister overrode warning about £400m investment

Wed, 07/22/2020 - 21:39
MPs will probe a £400m investment in the satellite firm after a top civil servant warned of financial risk.